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  CURRENT ISSUE:  April 22, 2013   •   VOL. 51, NO. 8   •   Oakland, CA
New community
of Sisters make a
big impact in
Fremont parish

After moving to the East Bay, the Verbum Dei Sisters have been "helping a lot," supporting various ministries and coordinating different groups and events in the parish from visiting the sick to organizing retreats.  >>>
Bishop O'Dowd breaks ground
on environmental center

With seven gleaming shovels poised over the dirt on which will rise the $3.6 million Bishop O'Dowd High School Center for Environmental Studies, an archbishop, a superintendent, a principal, a president and a student body president, among others, donned ceremonial hard hats before getting to work.  >>>
Bishop's Appeal
on track to hit goal

So far this year, overall collections are slightly ahead of last year. Eleven parishes have exceeded their goals and 45 parishes are ahead of last year's fundraising, reported Ken Hokenson, diocesan executive director of mission advancement, despite some challenges.  >>>

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