Tag Archives: Mission Dolores

A description of the Mission's geographic boundaries in the Mission Promotion Association Constitution and By-laws, 1909, courtesy of the California Historical Society.

The Mission’s Ephemeral History, Marked “Misc”

Even at the turn of the last century, organizations were trying to get control of the Mission. This and other trivia await visitors to the Ephemera Collection at the California Historical Society.
Map by Molly Roy

Biking the Mission’s Waterways

Click here for a pdf of the map. "You've got to understand, these creeks smelled bad," says Carlsson. "Wetlands don't smell great even when they're healthy, but so much sewage ran into them that by...
Statues of Kateri Tekakwitha and Junipero Serra in Mission Dolores cemetery.

The Race to Sainthood

Will it take miracles to lead Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha to be named the first Native American saint before controversial Father Junipero Serra? En Español
Young men at a recent Comunidad San Dimas meeting.

Ministry Offers Youth Family, Space, A Dash Of God

Comunidad San Dimas works to keep incarcerated Mission youth from returning to gang life.