Text Box: - Willing to be interviewed (allow about 1 hour)
- Willing to sign an informed consent form that allows audio recording of the interview.
       If you are interested in participating, please contact: Kirby Kimber at 214.684.8656 or kkimber@mills.edu. 

       The TORCH family would like to cordially invite you to attend our annual Our Lady’s Picnic on Saturday, October 2, 2010 at Osage Station Park, 816 Brookside Dr. Danville, CA 94526; from 12PM until we decide to go home!  We hope you can make it for all, or part, of the picnic and please feel free to invite anyone you think might be interested! For more information please contact: Joni Durling: joni@durlingfamily.net.  Thanks for all you do for our homeschooling family!


       "The Knights of Columbus Council 4840 at St. Margaret Mary has decided to support our Brother Knight, Leon Melendres as he goes off to the Seminary for priestly formation in the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest. We are taking up a collection for him at the Council meeting each month. We invite everybody to help in this worthy endeavor with your contributions. Checks should be made out to "Knights of Columbus Council 4840" and can be given to Thomas Henriksson (Grand Knight), Ramon Lanzar (Treasurer), Fr. Moreau, or Fr. Zak. May God Bless You for your generosity."

 Notice #2
       "Save the Date: The Knights of Columbus Council 4840 is having a pancake breakfast after every Mass on Sunday, October 3rd 2010. 

Text Box: about 2,900 members; fostered credit unions and the apostolate of the press. 

October 28  – Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles – Simon called “the Canaanite” and also “ the Zealot,” an anti-Roman party; possibly preached in Egypt and Persia; mentioned in the Roman Canon (First Eucharistic Prayer); was killed in the 1st century.  Jude, or Thaddeus (“Courageous”) preached in Palestine and Persia; mentioned in the Roman Canon; patron of those in despair, or in hopeless situations (perhaps because of the similarity of his name with that of Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus and despaired).

October 31 - this year Priesthood Sunday


Encountered Married Couples 
       We often hear and are asked by married couples who attended a Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend -   
"Our weekend was so beautiful and we were so full of faith, love and promise - but what can we do to re-live that special moment in our relationship?" Well, we are so pleased to announce that our Worldwide Marriage Encounter Community will be holding a very special Marriage Enrichment workshop on Saturday October 9 from 8:00 until 5:30 at Holy Spirit Church in Fairfield. We will end this very special day with Mass. This enrichment is for married couples who have previously attended a WWME weekend and are looking to 'rekindle' that very special time in their relationship. 

or call 408.287.3996 

PRAY FOR OUR SERVICEMEN & SOLDIERS: Patrick J. Sisler; Anthony Chidumije & other American soldiers and servicemen.

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Head Covering among Catholic Laity
If you are a lay Catholic who has or is practicing some form of head covering I would love to talk to you! This is a study conducted by a Mills College undergraduate student. To participate in the study, you must meet the following criteria:
- Over 18 years of age
- Currently or formerly Catholic
     - Currently or formerly practiced some form of head covering
- A lay person while practicing head covering