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Year of Mercy Events

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Learning that leads
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Moreau Catholic pioneering

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Jan Term: a time of exploration at Saint Mary's College

Social Justice Forum set for Feb. 19

Outreach in Fremont

Catholic schools
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Year of Mercy Events

Through Nov. 19, 2016 Confession available at the Cathedral of Christ the Light, 11 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday; 4:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Early 2016, Pilgrimages to the Cathedral of Christ the Light begin.

Jan. 22 noon, Issues4Life Rally, Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, and Conversations4Life Dinner, 5 p.m. St. Stephen Parish, Walnut Creek

Jan. 22, 6:30 p.m., Enrichment Series (English/Spanish), St. John the Baptist, San Lorenzo

Jan. 23, 12:30 p.m., Walk for Life West Coast, Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco

Jan. 30, 10 a.m.-noon, Diocesan Choir Festival: Songs of Mercy, Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland. Free admission.

Jan. 30, 9 a.m.-noon, co-sponsor a refugee family orientation, Catholic Charities of the East Bay West County Service Center, Richmond

Feb. 6, 11 a.m., World Day of the Sick Mass, Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland

Feb. 12, 6 p.m., Cease Fire Walk for Peace, Antioch

Feb. 20, Mercy & Mary Retreat with Father Michael Gaitley, MIC, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Brentwood, www.marianmissionaries.org

March 4-5, Celebration of 24 Hours for the Lord, at Pope Francis' invitation, at the Cathedral of Christ the Light and in regions throughout the diocese. Cathedral events begin Friday evening, end with 5:30 p.m. Mass Saturday

March 7-9, 9 a.m. and 6 p.m., Jubilee of Mercy Lenten Mission, St. Joseph Basilica, Alameda

April 16, 2-5 p.m., Seminar on Human Trafficking, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Brentwood

Nov. 20, 10 a.m., Mass at Cathedral of Christ the Light: Bishop Michael C. Barber, SJ will close the Jubilee of Mercy, and thank the ministers of mercy in the Diocese of Oakland

Details: www.jubileeofmercy-eb.org

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