Angelus Prayer List

Please email prayer requests to:

(Until August 5, email prayer requests to

Please continue to pray for healing for:

Peg Bradley
David Brown
The Bruno Family
Alexandra Conrads
Shelley Booth Denney
Norm & B.J. Freeman

Mark Hallahan
Betsy Hooper-Rosebrook
Argola Haynes
The Hubbard Family
The Kennedy Family
Paul & Duffy Lawson
Linda McCarthy

Maryel McKinley
Gordon & Beryl Nyre-Thomas
Cindy Voien
Ellen Wekall
Roger Wood
Megan Wolf

Those in the ordination process:

Canon 8 Candidates

Preparing for ordination to the vocational diaconate
(November 18, 2023)
Paula Walker, Bloy House (St. Mark’s, Altadena)

Preparing for ordination to the priesthood (January 13, 2024)
Tim Hamlin, EDS at Union (St. Mary’s, La Mariposa)
Mel Soriano, Bexley Seabury Seminary, (All Saints, Pasadena)
Jonathan Stoner, Fuller & CDSP, (All Saints, Pasadena)
Joshua Wong, BH (Thad’s, Los Angeles)

Canon 8 Postulants

John Achee, CDSP, (St. John’s Chrysostom, Rancho Santa Margarita)
Miriam Edwards, BH, (St. Andrew’s, Fullerton)
Benjamin Galan, BH Anglican Studies (Saint Luke’s, Long Beach)
Payton Hoegh, (St. Stephen’s, Hollywood)
Karen James, BH, (Church of The Epiphany, Oak Park)
Kelly Lauer, CDSP, (St. Luke – The Physician, Monrovia)
Michael Mischler, (St. James, South Pasadena)
Hart Roussel, (St. Andrew’s, Fullerton)
Margaret Stivers, CDSP (St. Richard of Chichester, Lake Arrowhead)
Gabriel Vasquez-Reyes, Seminary TBD (Church of Our Saviour, San Gabriel)
Julia Warren (St. Mark’s, Upland)

 Canon 6 Candidates (Vocational Diaconate)

Postulants for the diaconate

Tom Jensen, CDSP (St. Stephen’s, Santa Clarita)

Preparing for Next Steps Conference
Mike Allen (St. Luke’s, Long Beach)
Andy Cooper (St. Paul’s, Pomona)
Drew Darby (St. Paul’s, Ventura)
Caitlyn Ference-Saunders (St. James’, South Pasadena)
Stephanie Herrman (St. Mark’s, Altadena)
Rodney Hume-Dawson (Trinity, Redlands)
J.D. Neal (St. Matthias’, Whittier)
Lynn Nickens (St. Ambrose’s, Claremont)

Preparing for DDY Conference
Kathryn Nishibayashi (St. Mary’s, Mariposa)
Gretchen Stahl Hughes (St. Wilfrid’s, Huntington Beach)
Phylene Wiggins (Trinity, Santa Barbara)



Canon 6 are always permanent (vocational) deacons
Canon 8 are always the presbyteral track (initially deacons, transitioning to priest)
Canon 10: people who are already ordained to the priesthood in another tradition; waiting to be received as priests in the Episcopal Church)


BH – Bloy House (Episcopal Theological School at Claremont)
CDSP – Church Divinity School of the Pacific
FTS – Fuller Theological Seminary
GTS – General Theological Seminary, New York
IS – Independent Study
VTS – Virgina Theological Seminary, Virginia

Bishop Taylor always wants red stoles for clergy at ordinations, no matter the season.