Western Region Canon Law Conference
The Tribunal of the Diocese of Sacramento is proud to host the Western Region Canon Law Conference for Tribunal staffs from March 12-14, 2019. Click here for more information.
Workshops and Training
Presentation on "Norms for Mandatory Sacramental Registers"
Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Holy Trinity Parish, El Dorado Hills (View Room off the narthex of the church)
Contact: Ms. Loretta Steichen, 530-677-3234 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join Father Mark Richards, JCL, Judicial Vicar, and Cheryl M. Tholcke, Moderator of the Tribunal Chancery, as they discuss the procedures and norms regarding sacramental registers in the Diocese of Sacramento. Time is alotted for questions and answers and troubleshooting specific situations.
Parish Advocate Training Set for 2020
If you are interested in being trained as a Parish Advocate to accompany persons throughout the annulment process, our training for 2020 has been set.
Introductory Parish Advocate Training - April 21-23, 2020
Advanced Parish Advocate Training - September 15-17, 2020
To be appointed as a Parish Advocate, individuals must attend both Introductory and Advanced training. These programs are held at Christ the King Retreat Center in Citrus Heights. Registration materials will be sent to pastor and parochial administrators on January 1, 2020. All participants must be approved by their pastor or parochial administrator.
For questions, please contact Cheryl Tholcke, Moderator of the Tribunal Chancery, 916-733-0231 or email@example.com.
Presentation on the Annulment Process
Presentations may be scheduled for parishes and/or deaneries by contacting Cheryl Tholcke at the Tribunal: 916-733-0231 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Father Mark Richards, JCL, Judicial Vicar, and Cheryl M. Tholcke, Moderator of the Tribunal Chancery, present an overview of the Church's annulment process. Time is alotted for questions and answers, as well as time to speak privately with one of them or an appointed Parish Advocate.
December 8, 2015
Regarding CHANGES IN MARRIAGE NULLITY PROCESSES
Letter from the Moderator of the Tribunal Chancery and Judicial Vicar
September 15, 2015
Regarding POPE FRANCIS - Mitis Iudex, Dominus Iesus
Letter from the Judicial Vicar and Moderator of the Tribunal Chancery