OPEN FORUM With Bishop Blaire, Our Lady of Fatima, Modesto. Saturday, August 26, 2017. 2:00—3:00 pm. In 20 locations, beginning August 5, 2017, Bishop Blaire will conduct forums for discussion to answer questions and receive comments in parishes and schools where abuse is alleged to have occurred or where identified abusers served. Bishop Blaire welcomes these meetings which are part of the nonmonetary settlement in the exit from bankruptcy. All known survivors of abuse in this parish or school or geographical area are invited to attend. The full schedule of all meetings is available on the Diocesan website: https://stocktondiocese.org/schedule-of-parish-forums
Married Couples: BIG NEWS! Have you ever wanted to attend a weekend but had daycare issues? Marriage Encounter is holding a special weekend at St. Anthony's in Manteca where you return home in the evening. A regular hotel weekend Sept. 29-Oct. 1 in Modesto. For more information visit our website at stocktonwwme.org or contact John & Angelica at firstname.lastname@example.org or 209-691-0603.
Bishop's Awards Dinner Reserve your tickets today! Bishop Blaire and Douglass and Joan Wilhoit, Chairpersons, request your attendance at the 16th Annual Bishop’s Awards Dinner, Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Church of the Presentation in Stockton. Please join us as we bring honor our parish community leaders to the shining examples of faith, courage and service to God and Community. This year’s Honorees are: Doug Adel - Chief Financial Officer, Diocese of Stockton; Paul Balestracci - Diocesan Attorney, Neumiller and Beardslee; Remedios M. Barrera - Director of Hispanic Ministry, St. Bernard’s Parish, Tracy; Don Geiger - Chairman of Catholic Charities Board; Kathleen Lagorio Janssen - President/CEO, Lagorio Family of Companies; Peter D. Morelli - President, St. Mary’s High School; Deacon Donald and Sylvia Rodgers - Retired Ministry Leaders of Good Shepherd Mission, French Camp; Fr. J. Patrick Walker - Pastor, Sacred Heart Church, Turlock. For sponsorship information call (209) 546-7646 or visit us at: https://stocktondiocese.org/diocesan-departments/ development-2/bishops-awards/reserve-your-tickets/