• Tuesday, May 6

    “Henri Nouwen’s Way of Discernment,” talk by Dr. Michael Christiansen, 7:30-9 p.m., Coffee Connection, 3838 S. Centinela Blvd., L.A. (310) 391-1380.

  • Thursday, May 8

    Lending a Hand, talk by SVDP’s David Fields, L.A. Temple Visitors Center, 10777 Santa Monica Blvd., L.A.; $. (323) 295-2796.

    LIFE Breakfast, guest speaker Dr. Raul Vallejo, 8:30 a.m., Santa Teresita, 809 Buena Vista, Duarte; $. (626) 256-3059.

    Mass & Healing Service, Fr. Jesse Galaz presiding, 7 p.m., Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 14815 S. Paramount Blvd., Paramount. (562) 633-1126.

     “Journey to the Sun: Junípero Serra’s Dream,” presentation by author Gregory Orfalea, 7 p.m., Crespi HS, 5031 Alonzo Ave., Encino. (818) 654-1321.

  • Saturday, May 10

    “Discovering the Landscape of Your Soul,” with Sr. Carol Quinlivan, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Mary & Joseph Retreat Center, 5300 Crest Rd., Rancho Palos Verdes; $. (310) 377-4867.

    Dinner-Dance & Multicultural Concert, to support parish faith formation program, 6:30-11:30 p.m., San Gabriel Mission, 428 S. Mission Dr., San Gabriel; $. (626) 457-3043.

  • Sunday, May 11

    Mother’s Day Brunch, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mary & Joseph Retreat Center, 5300 Crest Rd., Rancho Palos Verdes; $. (310) 377-4867.

    Mother’s Day Rosary Pilgrimage, 3 p.m., St. Christopher Church, West Covina; 4 p.m., St. Louis of France Church, La Puente; 5 p.m., St. Joseph Church, La Puente. (626) 917-1531.

  • Friday, May 9

     “Heaven & Earth: Byzantium from Greek Collections,” exhibit (to Aug. 25), Getty Villa, 17985 Pacific Coast Hwy., Pacific Palisades. (310) 440-7300.

  • Saturday, May 10

    “Discovering the Landscape of Your Soul,” with Sr. Carol Quinlivan, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Mary & Joseph Retreat Center, 5300 Crest Rd., Rancho Palos Verdes; $. (310) 377-4867.

    Dinner-Dance & Multicultural Concert, to support parish faith formation program, 6:30-11:30 p.m., San Gabriel Mission, 428 S. Mission Dr., San Gabriel; $. (626) 457-3043.

  • Monday, May 12

    Catholic Charities San Gabriel Volunteer Recognition Dinner, 6 p.m., Quiet Cannon, Montebello; $.(323) 266-3130

  • Tuesday, May 13

    Citizenship Clinic, workshop, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Catholic Charities Immigration Services, 1530 James M. Wood Blvd., L.A. (213) 251-3411.

    "Big Picture" Bible Study, Bible timeline by Jeff Cavins, 9 a.m. (Tues. to June 17), Holy Trinity Church, 209 N. Hanford Ave., San Pedro. (310) 548-6535.

    “Recovering Joy: Prayer in a Stressful World,” with Fr. Laurence Freeman, 7 p.m., Holy Family Church, 1527 Fremont Ave., South Pasadena. (626) 403-6116.

  • Wednesday, May 14

    “Casino Turnaround,” trip to San Manuel Casino presented by KofC Council 9128, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Luke Church, 9451 Broadway, Temple City. (626) 285-9030.

    ACCW E. San Fernando Meeting, guest speaker Sr. Rose Marie Tulacz, 9:30 a.m., Holy Redeemer Church, 2411 Montrose Ave., Montrose. (818) 248-1326.

    “Women Speak,” presented by Alexandria House, noon-2 p.m., Ebell of Los Angeles, 741 S. Lucerne Blvd., L.A.; $. (213) 381-2649.

    “Recovering Joy: Prayer in a Stressful World,” with Fr. Laurence Freeman, 7 p.m., St. Paschal Baylon Church, 155 E. Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks. (805) 493-1939.

  • Friday, May 16

    ACCW Central Meeting, guest speaker Jacqueline Powers Doud, 9:30 a.m., Our Lady of the Bright Mount Church, 3424 W. Adams Blvd., L.A. (323) 755-6001.

    Married Couples’ Retreat (to May 18), Sacred Heart Retreat House, 920 E Alhambra Rd., Alhambra; $. (626) 289-1353.

    “Alice In Wonderland,” student production, 7 p.m. (also May 17), St. Pius X-St. Matthias Academy, 7851 E. Gardendale St., Downey; $. (562) 861-2271.

  • Saturday, May 17

    “Risen Christ in a Christic Universe,” with Fr. Stephen Coffey, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mary & Joseph Retreat Center, 5300 Crest Rd., Rancho Palos Verdes; $. (310) 377-4867.

    “Let Your Life Speak,” Sisters of St. Joseph discernment day, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Medaille House, 2028 W. 24th St., L.A. (310) 469-2253.

    “Modern Madrigal,” performance by DeAngelis Ensemble, 8 p.m., Mission San Juan Capistrano Basilica, San Juan Capistrano; $. (714) 928-9567.

  • Sunday, May 18

    Villanova Prep Golf Tournament, to benefit school athletics program, 10 a.m., Soule Park GC, Ojai; $. (805) 646-1424.

    Rosary Service for the Unborn, Fr. Joe Kammerer presiding, 2 p.m., Holy Cross Cemetery, 5835 W. Slauson Ave., Culver City. (310) 670-0605.

Voices

Was Vatican II needed?

Russell Shaw

Why did we need the Second Vatican Council? Did we need it at all? Hearing those questions, most Catholics who’ve thought about Vatican II would probably cite renewing and updating of the Church as solid reasons for the ecumenical council.

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  • Wednesday, July 30

    Organ Recital, with Derek Gordon, 12:45 p.m., Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., L.A. (213) 680-5200.

    “How Dry California? A Drought?” talk by Tom Williams, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Church, 209 N. Hanford Ave., San Pedro. (310) 548-6535.

    Healing Mass, Fr. Joey Faller presiding, 7:30 p.m., St. John Eudes Church, 9901 Mason Ave., Chatsworth. (818) 620-5880.

    “Signed & Anointed to Witness,” retreat for confirmed youth (to Aug. 1), presented by Office of Religious Education, St. Mary’s Seminary Retreat Center, Santa Barbara; $. (805) 682-5500.

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