The Diocese of Sacramento has announced the calendar of events during the Year of Mercy which begins December 8, 2015
Join the Sisters in this most important work by contacting your Congressional Senator and Representative through Catholics Confront Global Poverty.
May the souls of the just rest in peace.
Other feature stories include a special report on the upcoming Jubilee Year of Mercy; how members of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in the diocese are living the mission of charity and mercy; an interview with Father Dan Looney on what Scripture tells us about the second coming; how parishioners of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in Truckee serve others in need through the Food and Resource Support Center; and how Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services, a member agency of Catholic Charities, has a major role in assisting and resettling immigrant families in the Sacramento region..
The Diocese of Sacramento provides pastoral care to persons who have suffered sexual abuse by members of the Catholic clergy and other Catholic Church workers. Please call toll-free at 866-777-9133 if you are seeking assistance in coping with this tragic situation. Assistance is available in English and Spanish.
La Diocesis de Sacramento provee cuidado pastoral para las personas que han sufrido abuso sexual por parte del clero u otros trabajadores de la lglesia. Si Ud. esta buscando ayuda para superar esta situation, por favor no dude en llamar al nUmero gratuito (866) 777-9133. Hay asistencia disponible en ingles y español.
The violence in the Middle East has led to many deaths and the greatest refugee crisis since WWII. Over four million people have been displaced. Among the most affected are Iraqi and Syrian Christians, who are the victims of ongoing systematic cleansing and persecution. While the Christian population in Iraq once numbered above a million, violence has reduced that number by more than 65%.
Click image to go to Knights of Columbus Christian Relief site to make a donation to assist our brothers and sisters..