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June 23, 2018

Sacramento Republic FC is thrilled to host our annual Collar Cup. SRFC and Papa Murphy Park will provide the platform once again for the Sacramento Diocese to raise money and foster vocations. Join our Diocesan Priests and Seminarians, 2000+ Students, Young Adults and Families in an engaging day of vocations.

Schedule:
3:30pm: Gates Open
4:00pm: Vigil Mass on the Field presided by Bishop Jaime Soto
5:15pm: Collar Cup Game (Priest vs Seminarians)
6:00pm: Vocational Fair on Cal Expo grounds
8:00pm: Sacramento Republic FC vs St. Louis FC (included with Collar Cup)

Tickets: $20.00 general | $15.00 3-10 years old | 2 and under free (After June 15th, tickets will only be available online at www.CollarCup.com at a flat rate of $20 per person for all ages)

BUY TICKETS or REGISTER for the VOCATIONS CARNIVAL:
https://scd.formstack.com/forms/collarcup

Questions? Contact Sr. Maria Campos at (916) 733-0258 or MCampos@scd.org

- Diocesan News

If you would like to make a donation in memory of Stan Devereux to The Catholic Foundation, click here.

Bishop Jaime Soto presided at a funeral Mass for Stanley William Devereux, Executive Director of The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Sacramento, on Friday, June 8 in St. Mary Church in Sacramento.

Devereux, 58, died peacefully on the morning of June 1 in Elk Grove. He lost a courageous five-month battle with brain cancer after being diagnosed with a Glioblastoma. He was devoted to his faith, family and friends. At the time of his diagnosis, he was Executive Director of The Catholic Foundation and in formation for the past four years to become a permanent deacon.

- Diocesan News

On June 2, Bishop Jaime Soto ordained Fathers Jesus Hernandez, Rene Jauregui and German Ramos to the priesthood during a Mass in the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento. Concelebrating the Mass was Bishop Emeritus William K. Weigand.

Deacon Hernandez is a native of Irapuato, Guanajuato, Mexico. He studied for the priesthood at Seminario Hispano de Santa Maria de Guadalupe in Mexico and at St. Patrick's Seminary and University in Menlo Park, CA. He spent his pastoral year at St. Peter Parish in Dixon.

Deacon Juaregui is a native of Mexticacan, Jalisco, Mexico. He studied for the priesthood at Seminario Hispano de Santa Maria de Guadalupe in Mexico and at St. Patrick's Seminary and University in Menlo Park, CA. He spent his pastoral year at St. Joseph Parish in Redding.

- Nation-World

The following statement was issued May 25 by Edward ‘Ned” Dolejsi, executive director of the California Catholic Conference, on the Fourth District Court of Appeal denying the California Attorney General’s request for an immediate stay of the ruling that determined the physician-assisted suicide law to be unconstitutional.

“We are very grateful and encouraged that California courts continue to find the law legalizing physician-assisted suicide unconstitutional. We realize there are many steps in the legal process still to go, but rulings seem to be accumulating against this terrible piece of legislation..

- Diocesan News

If you would like to make a donation in memory of Stan Devereux to The Catholic Foundation, click here.

Bishop Jaime Soto presided at a funeral Mass for Stanley William Devereux, Executive Director of The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Sacramento, on Friday, June 8 in St. Mary Church in Sacramento.

Devereux, 58, died peacefully on the morning of June 1 in Elk Grove. He lost a courageous five-month battle with brain cancer after being diagnosed with a Glioblastoma. He was devoted to his faith, family and friends. At the time of his diagnosis, he was Executive Director of The Catholic Foundation and in formation for the past four years to become a permanent deacon.

- Diocesan News

On June 2, Bishop Jaime Soto ordained Fathers Jesus Hernandez, Rene Jauregui and German Ramos to the priesthood during a Mass in the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento. Concelebrating the Mass was Bishop Emeritus William K. Weigand.

Deacon Hernandez is a native of Irapuato, Guanajuato, Mexico. He studied for the priesthood at Seminario Hispano de Santa Maria de Guadalupe in Mexico and at St. Patrick's Seminary and University in Menlo Park, CA. He spent his pastoral year at St. Peter Parish in Dixon.

Deacon Juaregui is a native of Mexticacan, Jalisco, Mexico. He studied for the priesthood at Seminario Hispano de Santa Maria de Guadalupe in Mexico and at St. Patrick's Seminary and University in Menlo Park, CA. He spent his pastoral year at St. Joseph Parish in Redding.

News & Events | Around the Diocese

- Diocesan News
Bishop Jaime Soto sits down with Anna Arend from Students for Life of America to examine SB 320.

- Your Stories
Northern Valley Catholic Social Service trains and responds to 'take care of people'

June 28, 2018 - Event

YOUTH ON A MISSION is a 4-day discipleship training camp for Catholic teens.


June 30, 2018 - Event

The Knights of Columbus Northern California Chapter and the diocese's Office of Priestly and Religious Vocations invite the public to attend a Vocations Benefit Dinner on Saturday, June 30 at St. Patrick Parish in Placerville. The event is hosted by Knights of Columbus Council No. 6322.


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