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DSPT - Donate NowArchbishop Alemany Award

In honor of our first Archbishop of San Francisco, we recognize individuals who have distinguished themselves by exemplary service to the Church.

Archbishop Joseph Alemany, OP

SAVE THE DATE:  Saturday, May 9, 2015

Joseph Sadoc Alemany, Dominican friar and pioneer, was ordained Bishop of Monterey in 1850, and appointed first Archbishop of San Francisco in 1853. Attentive to the needs of the people of California, he called upon his fellow Dominicans to serve in preaching, teaching and parochial ministries.