News and Updates

April 6, 2020 – Diocesan schools expect to continue with distance learning through the end of the 2019-2020 school year. If we receive updated guidance from the health department, we will re-evaluate the date at that time

April 2, 2020 – Diocese of San Jose Sets Livestream Schedule; Adapts Liturgical Celebrations During Pandemic more

March 27, 2020 – Pope Francis Urbi et Orbi blessing: Full text English | Spanish 

March 13, 2020 – All parishes, missions, and chapels in the Diocese of San José suspend all public Masses beginning Saturday, March 14, until further notice. Baptisms, weddings, and funerals may be celebrated but should be limited to immediate family. Faith Formation classes also should be suspended until further notice. All parish gatherings are being suspended until further notice. Bishop Cantú issued a dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass during this time for all Catholics in the Diocese of San José. more.


View Bishop Oscar Cantú video messages regarding the Coronavirus

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Health and Safety Information

Here is official information and guidance on the Coronavirus outbreak from public health departments.