Sister-Parish in Ghana

St. Francis Xavier Parish in Wiaga, Ghana     SISTER PARISH TEAM The parish was founded in 1927 by the Missionaries of Africa (also known as the White Fathers). In 2007, the Missionaries of Africa turned the parish over to diocesan priests. It is the third oldest parish in Northern Ghana. Besides the main church, […]

SVdP St. Joseph Fremont Conference

  Who we are The SVdP St. Joseph Fremont Conference was established on January 26, 1959 under the leadership of John Peacock. It is a grass-root level ministry that engages in the person-to-person service to the poor and less fortunate in its immediate neighborhood. Vincentian Spirituality acknowledges the dignity of each person whom we call our […]

Saint Vincent de Paul

  St. Vincent de Paul of St. Joseph Church, Fremont , serves over 10,000 of our neighbors-in-need, each year in the Fremont area. Our volunteers serve people with Humility, and treat them with Dignity. Please consider a donation to SVdP by Giving Online Our ministry offers a wide range of service to those people-in-need: Pantry […]

Parish Staff

Parish Staff   Clergy Fr. Anthony Huong LePastorfatherle@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364  Msgr. Manuel C. SimasPastor Emeritus (in residence)510-656-2364 Autobiography Deacon Dick BaylessPermanent Deacondeaconbayless@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364 Deacon Benjamin LaiPermanent Deacondeaconlai@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364 Lay / Religious Staff Mrs. Patricia CaltonPrincipal, St. Joseph Sandra HernandezParish Secretaryshernandez@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364 x102 Gina MehtaBusiness Managergmehta@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364 Sr. Marcia Krause, OPCoordinator – Adult Spiritualitysistermkrause@saintjosephmsj.org510-656-2364 x205 Autobiography Grace LichaucoInterim, Family of Faith […]


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 […]

Indian Community

Indian Community of St Joseph Catholic Church   INDIAN COMMUNITY Saint Joseph Mission San Jose A land that’s the birthplace of many religions, as well as that embraced many religions, is India! The Apostle Thomas traveled to the land of India to spread the good news of Lord Jesus and spread across the land, especially […]

New Church Donors

  More than 1,900 families and individuals participated in our first two capital campaigns for the new church. We are especially grateful to the following donors who have made gifts of $5,000 or more: $200,000 to $250,000Shirlee Murphy $150,000 to $199,999William Utic and Dianne Martin $100,000 to $149,999Stephen and Stephanie LeeJoan and Diane PrewittJack Filinick […]


Resources for Seniors & Homebound Pastoral Care Corner Dear St. Joseph Family, I know you join me in thanking our merciful Creator for our continued survival during the pandemic. Our voices rise as one in praise for God’s mercy and, at the same time, in an urgent plea for the grace to bear wiithout despair […]

Facility Updates

  August 21, 2022 New St Joseph Gathering Area – We’re sure you’ve noticed the re-landscaping work between the front of our church and Mission Blvd sidewalk.  The ivy and grass have been removed and the ground has been leveled.  Retaining walls with railings will be constructed on the upper and lower sides of the […]

Parish Outreach

Parish Outreach   St. Vincent de Paul510-661-9572 Sr. John Marie’s Pantry510-490-4171