Divorced Separated Ministry

Grief Support Group Are you in pain over the death of a loved one, a broken relationship or marriage, loss of health, work, home, or pet? You are not alone. We all grieve differently, but pain is universal. At our support group, you will meet others who are also mourning a loss and be able […]

Art Environment

Decorations and Colors Help us celebrate the liturgical seasons of the Church through the decorations and colors of the environment. For more information please call Cynthia M Ney at 510-754-1273. Share your time, talent and treasure and be a part of this exciting ministry. We need your help especially for Christmas, Holy Week and Easter! […]


We are proud to have many active caring ministries at Saint Joseph Catholic Church, Old Mission San Jose. For further details and to become involved with any of these ministries, please see one of the pages below. Also see this Ministry in Action Guide for information about all our ministries. Adult Confirmation Altar Server Ministry Art and […]

TFCSJ Sub-ministries

Filipino Community of St Joseph Catholic Church   TFCSJ Sub-ministries There are 5 Sub-ministries in all. We welcome your participation. If you’re interested please contact Grace Lichauco – (510)789-1903 / email: gracestjoseph@yahoo.com Acolyte – If your gift is proclaiming God’s word or serving at God’s table, join the Acolyte Ministry and serve in the Sanctuary […]

Project History

  1999 Town Hall Meetings create Parish Master Plan; new church is highest priority Preliminary application for new church location filed with the City of Fremont 2000 Meetings begin with city staff, neighbors, and City Planning Commission Capital Campaign part 1 “To Build Church” begins Ministry Houses 1 and 2, our parish storage building, and […]

Parish Master Plan

  In 1997 we celebrated the 200th anniversary of our founding.  The parish had over 2,500 registered families and average Sunday mass attendance of 2,800. The church and hall built in 1965 was not intended to be our permanent church.  Folding chairs were set up on weekends behind the pews to provide additional seating and […]

Liturgy Committee

  The Liturgy Committee plans, implements, and evaluates the liturgies (Masses, prayer services) of the seasons of the Church, especially in Advent, Christmas, Lent, Holy Week, and Easter. It also reviews the liturgical procedures in accordance with the General Instructions of the Roman Missal (GIRM) and pastoral considerations. Membership consists of the coordinators of our Altar […]

Facility Updates

  September 25, 2022 Holy Family Picnic Area Expands! – Thanks to an additional donation from several generous parishioners, more picnic tables have been added to our popular Holy Family Picnic Area.  The new tables were assembled by the Men’s Club, and families from our Chinese community spent a fun afternoon applying waterproofing to the […]