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Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, Texas, president of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, has asked the bishops to take an extraordinary collection during liturgies on the weekend of September 23-24 on behalf of those devastated by Hurricane Irma.
The first annual Rural Catholic Conference is coming to the North State on Saturday, Sept. 23. Doug Tooke of Monarch Ministries will give the keynote talk in English and David Bisono of the Diocese of Baker, Ore., will give the keynote talk in Spanish.
In commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the Roman Catholic Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church will host a common prayer service titled "Common Prayer: From Conflict to Communion."
Bishop Jaime Soto will preside at the annual Red Mass on Wednesday, October 11 at 5:15pm in the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in downtown Sacramento.