| Emeritus Bishop John S. Cummins
leads retreat on Vatican II
John S. Cummins
Emeritus Bishop John S. Cummins of the Oakland diocese, who participated in the Vatican II sessions, will share his memories and reactions to that great event in a retreat, Vatican II: 50 Years Later, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 25 at San Damiano Retreat, 710 Highland Drive, Danville.
He will discuss how what happened then is so important for what is happening now. The $40 cost includes lunch. The day will conclude with Mass at 2 p.m.
Also at San Damiano
"Radical Gratitude," a retreat facilitated by Mary Jo Leddy, will be a time to connect with the deepest roots of gratitude and will include presentations, silent time and small group sharing. Registration: 4 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 25; retreat ends with lunch Oct. 27; $230/private room and $205/ shared.
"Eucharistic Adoration Retreat," with Rev. Evan Howard, OFM, offers a prayerful day that will include Mass and Exposition. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Nov. 1, and the retreat goes from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and concludes with Mass. Cost is $30 and includes lunch.
"Day of Remembrance," in which the solemn feast of All Soul's Day affords an opportunity to remember all those who have died. The day will include scripture, reflection opportunities and time for prayerful intention. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 2 and the day goes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., concluding with Mass. Celebrants: Rev. Ray Bucher, OFM, and Brother Mike Minton, OFM. $30 cost includes lunch.
For all San Damiano events, dial 925-837-9141, ext. 315, or register online at www.sandamiano.org.
• CYO Retreat Center, 2136 Bohemian Highway, Occidental, CA 95465. Details, 707-874-0210 or www.cyocamp.org/retreatcenter.
• The Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos, 300 Manresa Way, Los Altos, CA 94022-4659. Details: 650-917-4000 or www.jrclosaltos.org.
• Mercy Center, 2300 Adeline Drive, Burlingame CA 94010. Details, 650-340-7474 or www.mercy-center.org.
• St. Clare's Retreat, 2381 Laurel Glen Road, Soquel, CA 95073. For information, dial 831-423-8093 or www.stclaresretreatcenter.com.
• Vallombrosa Center, 250 Oak Grove Ave., Menlo Park, CA 94025. Call, 650-325-5614 or www.vallombrosa.org.
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