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August 24, 2015
Parishes getting $600,000 in first part of campaign distribution
Via Albert C. Pacciorini, Staff writer, The Catholic Voice

Some 30 parishes from the first part of the Diocese of Oakland’s Capital Campaign are getting...
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May 18, 2015
Video Message from the Bishop
Click for short messages on giving.
Would you buy Jesus a Beer?
Mother Teresa says 'Give until you really feel it.'
We are faith-raising, not fund-raising.
St. Francis...
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May 18, 2015
Everyone’s participation key to Capital Campaign success
Via Albert C. Pacciorini, Staff writer, The Catholic Voice

Alma Buenavista was puzzled after her parish telephoned on April 20 to confirm if she was...
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May 5, 2015
A Point of View from the Pew

After hearing another capital campaign talk, one could easily dismiss it with the idea that it’s another solicitation like all the rest...
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March 10, 2015
Block 2 Is Up and Running!

The Reclaiming Christ’s Mission Together campaign has entered the second phase and is gaining momentum. Forty-two parishes are participating in...
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March 6, 2015
Block 2 Kick-Off Bishop's Remarks

“I was happy to meet with nearly 200 parishioners, parish staff, pastors, and parochial administrators on January 22nd at the Cathedral Event Center to formally...
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August 11, 2014
Bishop pledges 10% as Capital Campaign begins
Via Staff Report, The Catholic Voice

Almost 100 receptions are planned before year-end for about half the parishes in the Oakland diocese as an effort to...
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August 11, 2014
Faith and generosity will overcome our challenges
Via Bishop's Column, The Catholic Voice

When I was a kid, once a year our pastor would get up in the pulpit and "talk about money."...
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