Funerals recognize and celebrate the end of earthly life. Funerals frequently occur within the context of a special Mass, but may also be held in church or a funeral home without the celebration of Mass. The bereaved family’s first point of contact in arranging a funeral Mass is the parish priest (generally through the […]

Pastoral Care Ministry

Helen Campbell, Pastoral Care Ministry7/1/21 – 7/1/22 Funerals. 11 Home visits/Communion calls – 984 Families -19.  Communicant numbers vary.  Sometimes both husband and wife or care giver and homebound receive, sometimes not. Volunteer visitors – 5 active – volunteers are currently unassigned. Visitors set their days and times directly with the families. For some, this is weekly. […]

Music Ministry Department

Ronald E. McKean, Director of Music Ministries510-656-1055 CHOIRS and ENSEMBLES – 2022 demonstrates increased participation since the COVID outbreak in 2020.  Numbers continue to improve as fears lessen and confidence heightens.  We encourage participation through steady communication and the implementation of safe policy and procedures. Nine groups/ensembles perform every week.  Rehearsals are conducted weekly and […]

Sister John Marie’s Pantry

  Contact To contact Sister John Marie’s Pantry, please call 510-490-4171 orDonate online to help our brothers and sisters in need. Helping our community during the pandemic Like our own family life, the pandemic has called for changes in how we live and serve our community neighbors. We supported meal preparation at Abode Homeless Shelter […]

Music Ministry

All are Welcome! Potential new members or those just interested in learning more about St Joseph’s Music Ministry program, we are looking forward to meeting you. For information please read below about the many activities of the St. Joseph Music Ministry. If you still have questions or inquiries please contact Director of Music Ministries, Ron […]


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