The following comes from the calendar on the website of the San Francisco archdiocese.

Saint Mary’s Cathedral, San Francisco

Monthly Speaker Series Opening Presentation:

The Spirituality of Mercy

Presenter: Margaret Turek, Ph.D

Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 10:30am in the Cathedral Event Center

Chaplet of Divine Mercy 10:15 am

Key aspects of the presentation include:

Dr. Margaret Turek is the Director of Faith Formation and Evangelization for the Diocese of Oakland, and Director of the new Diocesan School for Pastoral Ministry.

The presentation is open to the public and free of charge

The Cathedral Event Center is located at 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco (corner of Geary Boulevard) at parking lot level.

More information available at 415-567-2020 or

“Give Thanks to the Lord for He is Good. His Mercy endures forever

” (Psalm 107)

  • Jesus Christ as the “Face of God’s Mercy”

(motto of the Extraordinary Jubilee)

  • Reflection on the meaning and spiritual implications of God’s “face” in Sacred Scripture;
  • The defining features of God’s mercy fully revealed in Jesus;
  • Our call to be “Merciful like the Father” (Motto of the Jubilee).
  • Concludes with guided participation in an exercise from Saint Ignatius’ Examen

Future announced speakers include Cardinal William Levada, Archbishop George Niederauer, Rev. Gladstone Stevens, and Msgr. Harry Schlitt.