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placeholder Bishop challenges schoolchildren
to put their words
into actions

Teaching in a
Year of Mercy

Chautauqua honors Mary, Untier of Knots

Support each other, seek help bishop advises law enforcement

CCHD grants
reach advocates
for people
on the margins

Management
changes at
A Friendly Place

Oakland group
takes extraordinary
10-day pilgrimage


National Vocations Awarness Week

Three to be ordained
to transitional
diaconate

Knights host
vocations dinner

New president at Dominican School

Sisters connect
with young people
in Mexico

Daughters of
Charity's house is
home to Pope Francis

A Carmelite
celebration

Sisters' congregation from Vietnam traces founding back to
17th century

Hayward Salesian missioner heads
to South Sudan


Retreats

San Damiano retreat expands its gift shop

A sampling of upcoming retreats

Bible week
celebrates family

Benedictine nuns
make their home
on the range

TD Ameritrade
founder pours
energy, resources
into retreat center


Remembering
loved ones

Cardinal speaking
at SCU

Holiday focus at Cathedral Shop

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Retreats

A sampling of upcoming retreats

Oct. 30 to Nov. 1
Grief Retreat. San Damiano Retreat Center, 710 Highland Drive, Danville. Retreat leader is Rev. Padraig Greene. Cost is $225 for private room and $195 for shared. Dial 925-837-9141, ext. 315, or register online at www.sandamiano.org.

Saturday, Nov. 7
Cosmic Spirituality. San Damiano Retreat Center, 710 Highland Drive, Danville. Retreat leader is David Richo. Dial 925-837-9141, ext. 315, or register online at www.sandamiano.org.

Sunday, Nov. 8
Day of Dialogue for Gay and Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered People. San Damiano Retreat Center, 710 Highland Drive, Danville. Brother Mike Minton, OFM, hosts an afternoon of prayer and dialogue. Friends and family are welcome. No cost. Dial 925-837-9141, ext. 315, or register online at www.sandamiano.org.

Nov. 10
Music of Hildegard of Bingen. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Santa Sabina Center, 25 Magnolia Ave., San Rafael. Requires no previous experience with the music of Hildegard or with medieval music. Suggested offering, $10-20. 415-457-7727 or info@santasabinacenter.org.

Nov. 11 to 13
Missionary Disciple Formation Program. Maryknoll Mission House, 16642 Ashland Ave., San Lorenzo. For frontline parish and school ministers to assist them in instilling a missionary spirit in the faithful. Information: Marie Lawler, mlawler@maryknoll.org,
510-276-5021.

Nov. 12 to 15
Merton Centenary Retreat with Bonnie Thurman. At Santa Sabina Center, 25 Magnolia Ave., San Rafael. Thomas Merton scholar Bonnie Thurston, will explore Merton's contemplative center in Christianity and the gifts he received from Buddhism and Islam. $450 fee, registration deposit $150, 415-457-7727 or info@santasabinacenter.org.

Nov. 13 to 15
St. Ignatius and Ignatian Spirituality. The Jesuit Retreat Center, 300 Manresa Way, Los Altos. Revs. Kevin Leidich, SJ, and Chi Ngo, CJ. 650-917-4000.

Saturday, Nov. 14
Day for Veterans – Journeying in the Spirit. San Damiano Retreat Center, 710 Highland Drive, Danville. Presenters: Peggy Dwyer, CSJ, and Lt. Col. Bryne Sherwood, ret. This day will bring together veterans of all wars for conversation, reflection and networking. Cost is $15. Dial 925-837-9141, ext. 315, or register online at www.sandamiano.org.

 
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