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UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesdays: RCIA Inquiry 7:30pm upstairs in Parish Center (Mother Teresa Room) for those thinking about becoming Catholic.  Information here.

St. Joseph St. Damien Awards:  Nominations being accepted through February 17, for awards to be presented on March 17 at the 11:30 Mass.  Information and nomination form available here.

Moms Bible Study every Monday 7-8:30pm in Parish Center (Damien Room)

Moms Bible Study every Tuesday 10-11:30am in Parish Center (St Joseph Room)

All God's Children Charismatic Prayer Group: Weekly on Monday nights, 7 - 9pm at the Basilica.

Bible Study: Group study for men and women. Meets every Thursday, 10am at the Parish Center (St Joseph Room

February 22 (Fri): Taize at 8pm in Basilica.  Info here.

February 23 (Sat): Young Families Potluck Brunch at St.Barnabas, 10am in Fr Selhorst Hall

March 1 (Fri): First Friday Adoration 8:45am to 1:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

March 2 (Sat): First Saturday - Pastoral Care Ministry Meeting 8:45am in St Joseph Room.  

March 3 (Sun): Special Mass for Special Needs 3pm in Basilica

March 5 (Tues): First Tuesday Adoration in Vietnamese  7pm to 9pm.

March 6: ASH WEDNESDAY - LENT BEGINS   LentenSchedule available here.

March 6 (Wed): Young Adult Group - Ash Wednesday Mass and Soup Dinner.  

March 7 (Thurs): Guadalupe Ministry meeting at 7pm in St Joseph Room (Parish Center).  Info here.

March 9 (Sat): 

  • New Parishioner Breakfast 9am in Parish Office Dining Room.  RSVP at 510-522-0181.
  • Covenant of Love Date Night 6:30 pm.  Childcare Available with RSVP. For details contact Michelle Call  mitch1500@me.com(415) 533-7450.  Potluck; bring your favorite dish, appetizer, dessert or beverage to share.  RSVP online at http://sjbalameda.org/page/col/ or email mitch1500@me.com

March 10: Family Mass at 9:30am.  Info here

March 10 to 18: Novena to St. Joseph; flyer here.

March 14: Grief Support Ministry Gathering, 6:30 pm, Parish Center (Damien Room).  Info here.

March 17: St Joseph Family Day.   Presentation of St. Joseph - St. Damien Award at 11:30 Mass, followed by reception in Notre Dame Hall.  (International finger foods welcome)

March 19: Feast of St. Joseph.  Mass at 8am with blessing of bread, followed by refreshments in Gathering Space.

April 6: Marriage Convalidation Preparation Day

RECENT NEWS

Read Bishop Michael Barber's statements regarding recent revelations regarding clergy sexual abuse, dated February 19, 2019.  From 2018:  August 16 and September 3.