Catholic Professionals

Thursday, June 11, 2015 Mass: 7:00 a.m. Speaker Presentation: 7:30 a.m. Three Flames Restaurant, 1547 Meridian Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125 Presented by: Brian Adams, VP, Bellarmine College Preparatory Brian Adams is Vice President at Bellarmine College Prep—where he has overseen operations in the Office of Advancement since January 2007. He has also taught communication courses part-time at Santa Clara University. Brian’s topic is […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 17, 2015

Continued – Christian Funerals: “In the face of death, the church confidently proclaims that God has created each person for eternal life and that Jesus, the Son of God, by his death and resurrection, has broken the chains of death that bound humanity.” In the same way “when someone is sick, the Christian community rallies […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 10, 2015

What is a Catholic entitled to in terms of the Order of Christian Funerals? A Catholic, practicing or not practicing, and in some instances their spouses or family members, are entitled to a Vigil service, Mass of Christian Burial or Memorial Service and committal in the cemetery of the family’s choice. I want to elaborate on the parts of the […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 3, 2015

The church celebrates seven sacraments, seven signs of God’s love, healing and presence. From the sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation & Eucharist, the Sacraments of Healing: Reconciliation & Anointing of the Sick, and the Sacraments of Service: Matrimony and Holy Orders. In addition there are many ways we celebrate Christ’s presence in and through sacramentals, sacred medals, and many prayerful devotions […]