On Oct. 9, the Roman Catholic Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church will co-sponsor three events: a prayer breakfast/presentation; a prayer luncheon/presentation; and an evening common prayer service
Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, Bishop's Office

Events will celebrate Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima
Bishop's Office

USCCB Calls on Catholic Faithful to Urge Congress to Pass DREAM Act.
Bishop's Office, Catholic Charities and Social Concerns

28 men preparing to become permanent deacons in the Diocese of Sacramento were instituted in the ministry of acolyte
Clergy Formation, Bishop

In the wake of two devastating hurricanes in just two weeks. the executive committee of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops issued a statement encouraging the faithful to respond with prayers and support

The September-October issue of Catholic Herald magazine, with the theme of "surviving divorce," has been published.
Catholic Herald Magazine

The Catholic bishops of California released a statement Sept. 4 in regard to the Trump administration's announcement Sept. 5 terminating the DACA program in six months
Bishop, Catholic Charities and Social Concerns

Church formally commissions catechists, invites reflection on each person's role, by virtue of Baptism, in handing on the faith
Evangelization and Catechesis

Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, USCCB president, appointed Bishop George V. Murry of Youngstown, Ohio, chairman of the USCCB's Committee on Catholic Education, to chair the new ad hoc committee.

Citing importance of public safety while questioning wisdom of indiscriminate deportations.