Statement by Bishop Cantú on the Violence at the U.S. Capitol.

I call all parishioners of the Diocese of San Jose to join me in prayer for our country. The attack on January 6 at the U.S. Capitol Building in D.C. was shocking and appalling. I invite all the faithful of San Jose to join me in a Day of Prayer on Friday, January 8th...

Bishop Oscar Cantú Christmas Message

  Bishop's Christmas Message in English | Spanish | Vietnamese   “And the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us” (Jn 1:14).  This was the dramatic and pivotal moment in the history of humanity, when the God who created the world and entered a...

Bishop Oscar Cantú Christmas Message (Spanish)

Bishop's Christmas Message in English |  Vietnamese     “Y el Verbo se hizo hombre y habitó entre nosotros” (Jn 1:14). Este fue el momento dramático y fundamental en la historia de la humanidad, cuando Dios que creó el mundo y entró en una alianza amorosa...

Bishop Oscar Cantú Christmas Message (Vietnamese)

Bishop's Christmas Message in English | Spanish   “Ngôi Lời đã trở nên xác phàm, và ở giữa chúng ta,” (Gn. 1: 14)  Đây chính là thời điểm ly kỳ và then chốt trong lịch sử nhân loại, khi Thiên Chúa, Đấng sáng tạo vũ trụ và giao kết với con người, đã sai con một...

2020 Christmas Mass Schedule

    The Roman Catholic Bishop of San Jose wishes you a Blessed Christmas and invites you to Christmas Mass. Due to the pandemic, many of our parishes are requiring registration for in-person attendance at our outdoor Christmas Masses this year. Check the...

Bishop Statement on Possible Investigation

Bishop Oscar Cantú of the Diocese of San Jose has issued the following statement,  “Tuesday, Catholic News Agency (CNA) published an article about a possible Vatican investigation into the handling of clerical misconduct during my time as Bishop of the Diocese of Las...

Bishop Oscar Cantú’s statement regarding the McCarrick Report

Download Bishop Statement (pdf) I express my gratitude to the Holy Father, Pope Francis, for investigating and publishing this report to bring healing to the victims of former cardinal Theodore McCarrick and all who have suffered sexual abuse, abuse of power, and the...

New President Announced for Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose

Read the Bishop’s Statement on the announcement [November 10, 2020 – San Jose, CA] The Most Reverend Oscar Cantú of the Diocese of San Jose and the Board of Regents of Archbishop Mitty High School are pleased to announce that Latanya Nailah Hilton has been named the...