Lent is a season in which the faithful are called to reflect on the Paschal Mystery more intently.

The Vatican releases Pope Francis’ Message for Lent 2020, in which the Holy Father invites the faithful to embrace the paschal mystery as the basis for conversion.

He was a priest for more than 25 years and served as pastor for 12 years of St. Patrick Parish in Weaverville.
St. Patrick - Weaverville

His cause of canonization was opened Dec. 4, 2005, and he was declared venerable by Pope Francis on July 8, 2016.
Diocese of Sacramento

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent and is a day of fast and abstinence for Catholics
Diocese of Sacramento

Congratulations to St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School and all of our diocesan schools who participated in this year’s competition.

'Pope Francis offers us a hopeful and challenging vision of the future of the Amazon region, one of the earth's most sensitive and crucial ecosystems and home to a rich diversity of cultures and peoples'

Bishop Jaime Soto shares his last reflection from his 'ad limina' visit to Rome.
Diocese of Sacramento

Registration Deadline Extended to February 29, 2020 for program run by independent experts
Clergy Abuse, Safe Environment

Bishop Jaime Soto shares his third reflection from his 'ad limina' visit to Rome.
Diocese of Sacramento