The Office of Vocations with the help of the Knights of Columbus, Christ the Light council will be hosting a Priesthood Discernment gathering with Bishop Michael Barber on Friday, April 7 from 530-830 PM (dinner is included) at the Cathedral of Christ the Light. There is no cost to attend this gathering.
If you know of someone who might be interested, please invite him and ask him to email Fr. Neal Clemens at Nclemens@oakdiocese.org or call vocations office at 510-267-8356 to register.
Please RSVP by April 3rd.
Thank you to everyone who made our St. Patrick Dinner Dance a great success. I am so proud of all of you for supporting, celebrating, and coming together as the People of St. Patrick and helping to support our Parish and to have fun together. I also want to acknowledge our 3 ladies for organizing this event: Michelle Malonzo-Munios, Mafette Turqueza, and Didi Concon. Thank you for your hard work and dedication.
Immigration Community Meeting
Catholics United for Social Justice, Concord Police Department, Catholic Charities of the East Bay, and Mt. Diablo Unified School District invite immigrant families to an informal gathering to offer a forum for you to converse and obtain information. Meeting on April 19, 2017; 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Meadow Homes Elementary School Cafeteria (1371 Detroit Ave, Concord).
Save the Date - May 27, 2017 - Flores De Mayo Celebration
Please join the San Lorenzo Ruiz Group (SLRG) in celebrating the 17th annual Flores de Mayo festivity in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
SLRG needs participants, minimum age is 5 years old and above, to take part in the procession. The procession will have the Blessed Mother, accompanied by sagalas and escorts (young & adult) and the whole community of St. Patrick. If interested to be a crowner, crown bearer, queens, sagalas or escort, applications will be disseminated soon.
For additional information, please contact Jenny Baccay, 510-799-4136, Lorelie Ocampo, 510-932-3929 or Lisa Herico, 510-685-3118 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the Date: Saturday, February 25
St. Patrick School PTG will host a Mother/Daughter event on Saturday, February 25. More information will follow soon. Be sure to save this date on your calendar.
If you or anyone you know is unable to attend Mass, Communion can be brought to parishioners at their home. Ministers to the homebound bring communion to “shut-ins” every Sunday. If your are interested in adding a name to this list, please contact the Parish Ministry Center at 510-799-4406.
“And the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” Merry Christmas! Give your children the best gift of all, the growing love of their parents. Explore more by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend at San Damiano Retreat Center in Danville on July 14-16 or September 29 - October 1, 2017. Early registration is highly recommended. For more information contact Mike & Jeanne, 925-672-2016 or Joe & Sue, 925-680-7767 or online at oaklandwwme.org.
The Altar Flower Donation List is available at the entry of
the church. Flower donation can be used for memorials,
birthdays, anniversary or any other special occasion.
After signing up, please remember to complete the
provided form and return it to the Parish Ministry Center
with your check, payable to ’St. Patrick Church’. The
envelope, with form and check, may also be placed in the
collection basket. Altar Flower Donations are on a
first-come, first-served basis.