DYR Diocesan Youth Retreat 2024

DYR Diocesan Youth Retreat 2024

June 10 – June 14 High School Youth! Save the Date! June 10-14 Zephyr Point, South Lake Tahoe. Visit www.dsj.org/DYR for details and registration in early March. Email DYR@dsj.org for other information or questions

Pastor’s Message – New Year 2024

PASTOR’S MESSAGE SOLEMNITY OF THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD JANUARY 7, 2024 My dear St. John the Baptist Parish Family: The New Year of Grace 2024 has dawned upon us. We welcome it with hope and deep reliance on the providence of God. The year 2023 was a year of challenges...

From the Pastor’s Desk – Advent 3

December 17, 2023 Third Sunday of Advent I wish to offer my heartfelt gratitude to ALL who came to celebrate with me a Mass of thanksgiving for my 35th anniversary of ordination last Sunday, December 10. The presence of the Bishop, of many brother priests, relatives,...

From the Pastor – Advent 2

December 10, 2023 Second Sunday of Advent Thirty-five years ago today, on December 10, 1988, I was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Pierre DuMaine, the first bishop of San Jose.  I have come into the Diocese four and a half years earlier to begin studies for the...