Diocesan Events

August 1, 2019 3:30 PM–August 4, 2019 2:30 PM

Where Are You Going? Boys ages 13-17 will learn about the Priesthood and Married Life. There will be time for fellowship, games, hiking, camp activities, fishing, Mass, adoration, and more!

Retreat dates are August 1-4, 2019.

Cost: $60 (includes room and meals). Regular registration ends July 19. After July 19, late registration goes up to $70. Registrations will not be accepted after July 26.

Trinity Pines Catholic Center
Colfax, CA
Saturday August 3, 2019 9:00 AM–2:00 PM

¡Este es un llamado para continuar en el acompañamiento a los miembros de los Comités del Ministerio Hispano parroquiales, católicos activos en las parroquias, y movimientos eclesiales, participando juntos con nuestro Obispo para caminar en una Cultura del Testimonio. ¡Soy Testigo!

Parroquia de Santa Filomena
Sacramento, CA
$10 incluye almuerzo
Saturday August 3, 2019 9:00 AM–3:30 PM

Unsure what to do next now that you've finished high school? Need help with advice on financial aid, how to write a cover letter or resume, or maybe just how to navigate the new world that is college? The Newman Catholic Center, Sacramento will be hosting a Post High School Information Day, open to all high schoolers! $10 registration includes lunch!

Newman Catholic Center, Sacramento
Sacramento, CA
Thursday August 8, 2019 10:00 AM–2:00 PM

Join us for this opportunity to get to know some of the experiences and resources that Catholic Rural Life has in the areas of spirituality and support for priests in rural communities.

The speaker for the clergy meeting will be Jim Ennis, executive director of Catholic Rural Life, a Catholic non-profit organization serving the rural church in the United States for over 95 years, developing rural leaders through education, advocacy and outreach programs, and working ecumenically on national issues.


Sacred Heart Parish
Red Bluff, CA
Special Event
Saturday August 10, 2019 9:00 AM–5:00 PM

What if you could reach out and touch God's love and never be the same?

The 2019 Unbound: Freedom in Christ Conference will empower you to break the powerful chains in your life so you can walk in the fullness of freedom. Unbound Ministry releases the power of Jesus into wounded hearts.

The presenter is Matt Lozano, Director of Leadership Development for Heart of the Father Ministries. He has 12 years of teaching experience and holds a master's degree in educational leadership from Villanova University and a master's degree in theology from the Augustine Institute.

st. Isidore Parish
Yuba City, CA
$60 in advance or $75 at the door
August 10, 2019 10:00 AM–August 11, 2019 11:00 AM

We will explore the qualities of a disciple: listening, trusting, believing, discerning and following. Co-presented by the Dioceses of Sacramento and Reno, join us for a retreat on Saturday, August 10 to Sunday, August 11 with an opportunity to network and socialize on Friday, August 9 at Trinity Pines Catholic Center in Colfax.

$100 for first person, $75 for additional team
• Includes meals, snacks, and lodging
• Bring toiletries, sleeping bags, pillows

Trinity Pines Catholic Center
Colfax, CA
$100 for first person, $75 for additional team
Saturday August 24, 2019 8:30 AM–3:00 PM

Expanding Our Base: This year’s talks and panel discussions will offer practical tips and strategies for effectively reaching out to all parish populations. We will take a special look at how to capture the hearts and minds of Latinos, youth and young adults as being crucial to building a Culture of Life.

Open to all (parish volunteers, teachers, youth and young adults, etc.) who have a passion for the pro-life cause. Come for fellowship, networking, exhibitor tables, prayer, and more! Lunch will be provided. Event is FREE!

Good Shepherd Parish
Elk Grove, CA
Saturday September 14, 2019 9:00 AM–9:00 PM

ON FiRE NorCal Jam is celebrating 10 years this September! join us for this 10th anniversary celebration on September 14, 2019 at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo. Kick off your year of youth and young adult ministry with special guests Jamie Grace, Fr. Rob Galea, Ansel Augustine, and Bishops Soto, Vasa and Cantú from all across the Dioceses of Northern California! Tickets are now on sale at www.onfirenorcal.com!

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Vallejo, CA
Saturday October 12, 2019

Calling all Young Adult groups! Koinonia Cup is a one-day, annual fellowship event for young adult groups. Throughout the day, groups will participate in a series of competitive games, eventually leading to the crowning of a team as the winner of the Koinonia Cup. The day will also include Mass, vendors, exhibits, praise and worship, Adoration & Benediction, and so on.

St. John Vianney Parish
Rancho Cordova, CA
$25 per team and $5 per player
Young Adults