Diocesan Events

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
Sunday September 8, 2019 12:00 AM–9:00 PM

Parishes in the Diocese of Sacramento will take up a second collection -- the Diocesan Collection for Priests' Retirement -- at all Masses on the weekend of Sept. 7-8.

This is an opportunity for parishioners to thank their faithful and dedicated priests for their long and loving service to the diocese, caring for parishioners' spiritual and sacramental needs.



Special Event
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
Tuesday October 1, 2019 5:15 PM–9:00 PM

Bishop Jaime Soto will preside at the annual Red Mass on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 5:15 p.m. in the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in downtown Sacramento.

Attorneys, judges, elected and appointed officials and all those working in the legal system or involved in the process of government in the five-county Sacramento region are invited to attend the Mass.

The Red Mass is the traditional gathering of members of the legal profession and elected and appointed officials to invoke the aid of the spirit of God in their deliberations for the year to come.

Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament
Sacramento, 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