WASHINGTON (September 21, 2000) -- Respect Life Sunday, Oct. 1.
Canonization of Blessed Katharine Drexel and others, Vatican City, Oct. 1.
Canon Law Society of America convention, Washington, Oct. 2-5.
National Association of Hispanic Priests convention, Bronx, N.Y., Oct. 2-5.
Day of Jewish-Christian Dialogue, Oct. 3.
National meeting of Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions, Costa Mesa, Calif., Oct. 3-7.
Jubilee Day of the Environment, Feast of St. Francis, Oct. 4.
National Council of Catholic Women general assembly, Portland, Ore., Oct. 4-8.
Annual meeting of Catholic Medical Association, Pittsburgh, Oct. 5-8.
National conference on ``Cyber Ethics: Teaching Responsible Use of Technology,'' Arlington, Va., Oct. 6-8.
Jubilee Day for Bishops, Oct. 8.
Dedication of the third millennium to Mary, Oct. 8.
Columbus Day observed, Oct. 9.
Yom Kippur, Oct. 9.
Theological pastoral congress on ``Children: Springtime of the Family and Society,'' Vatican City, Oct. 12-14.
October 12-14, Faith and Order National Council of Churches, Chicago
Faith on Film: Stories of Christ and Christians, Jubilee 2000 Film Festival. Clearview Cinema, East 59th St. between 2nd and 3rd Aves., New York City
International family celebration, Rome, Oct. 14-15.
International Missionary Congress, Rome, Oct. 18-22
Annual meeting of American Maritain Association, Notre Dame, Ind., Oct. 19-22.
World Mission Sunday, Oct. 22.
Abba 2000 conference, sponsored by Daughters of St. Paul and Archdiocese of Boston, Milton, Mass., Oct. 23-24.
United Methodist/Roman Catholic Dialogue, Washington, DC, October 26-28.
Call to Holiness annual conference, Sterling Heights, Mich., Oct. 27-29.
Annual meeting of U.S. Conference of Secular Institutes, Jacksonville, Fla., Oct. 27-29.
U.S. observance of World Youth Day, Oct. 28-29.
Jubilee Day for Youth, Jubilee Day for Athletes, Oct. 29.
CPA study tour on agriculture, Knoxville, Tenn., Oct. 29-Nov. 2.
Halloween, Oct. 31