Religious Education Conference
"The Year of Mercy"
June 18, 2016
9am to 4pm

The Diocese of Santa Rosa Department of Religous Education invites you to a day of prayer and fellowship Saturday, June 18, 2016, from 9am to 4pm at St. Bernard Academy, 222 Dollison Street, Eureka, CA.

  • The day will begin with the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass offered by Bishop Robert Vasa at the St. Bernard Academy Gym
  • Presenters include: Bishop Vasa, Rev. John Boettcher, Mark Brumley, and Jesse Romero
  • Registration begins May 1, 2016
  • Cost: $10 after June 1, 2016, and at the door
  • Due to limited seating, please register early
  • We are unable to provide child care
  • Lunch not provided
  • Email your registration to Carmen Aanenson at or fax to (707) 542-9702
  • For questions or more information, contact Carmen at (707) 566-3366


8 - 8:45am    Late registration
9:00am          Holy Mass with Bishop Vasa
10:00am        Break
10:15am        Bishop Robert F. Vasa, DD, presents "Towards a Proper Understanding of Mercy"
11:15am        Jesse Romero, MA, presents "Sacrament of Reconciliation"
12:15pm        Lunch
1:15pm           Mark Brumley, MA, presents "Year of Mercy and the Family"
2:15pm           Rev. John Boettcher, STD, presents "Biblical Foundation of Mercy"
3:15pm           Closing


Save the Date!

Religious Education Congress
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Cardinal Newman High School

Contact Carmen Perez Aananson for more information: or (707) 566-3366