Mass attendance

“Something’s not right”
Oakland priest describes drop in Mass attendance “particularly pronounced and disturbing” both in his parish and across the diocese

Recently in his weekly column “A Note from Fr. Mark” to members of the Catholic Community of Pleasanton, Rev. Mark Wiesner, shared some rather uncomfortable observations in the parish bulletin about the October Count. The title of the column

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“Something’s not right”
Oakland priest describes drop in Mass attendance “particularly pronounced and disturbing” both in his parish and across the diocese
2019-10-21T18:38:23-07:00

Vanishing Catholics

The following comes from a Dec. 23 story on Homiletic and Pastoral Review by Father William Clark, OMI Over the past 50 years or so, a profound change, other than that effected by Vatican II, has taken place in the Catholic

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Vanishing Catholics2014-01-02T10:31:58-08:00