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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph

80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
408-283-8100

September 2013

Vigil for Peace

September 7, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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At noon in Rome on Sunday, September 1st, Pope Francis made a passionate call for peace in the Middle East and, in particular, in Syria. The Holy Father has established next Saturday as a day of fasting and prayer for peace and he has asked for the universal Church to join him in keeping vigil that night. Please join us for a vigil on Saturday evening, from 8:00 until 9:30 pm, at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph.

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January 2014

Santo Niño Fiesta

January 18, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States

Santo Niño Fiesta. Eucharistic Celebration, January 18, 2014. A nine-day novena at different churches of the Diocese will precede the fiesta. Click here to download a flyer.

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April 2014

Sonnet Ensemble String Orchestra Concert

April 5, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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String orchestra consisting of 14 musicians. Works include Mendelssohn, Janacek, and Arirang. Tickets: $25 reserved, $15 general, $10 senior/student. For tickets, please contact Aram Bae: 510-205-2959  or sonnetensemble@gmail.com. For parking, visit: www.sjdowntownparking.com Click here to download a flyer.

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June 2014

Ordination to the Priesthood

June 7, 2014 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Two men will be ordained to the priesthood for ministry in the Diocese of San Jose, Sat., June 7, 9:30 am in St. Joseph Cathedral Basilica, by Bishop Patrick J. McGrath. The two seminarians, who have been studying at St. Patrick Seminary and University in Menlo Park, are Jeff Joven Fernandez and Reynaldo P. Sarmiento. The men are both natives of Manila, the Philippines and received primary education in their homeland, followed by advanced education and special studies when they…

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Cantor and Accompanist Workshop

June 23, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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You can become a better cantor or accompanist! Learn the basics that will improve your singing and accompanying techniques and your leadership skills when leading a responsorial psalm, and practice the habits that will make you a better proclaimer of the Psalms. Some participants will have the opportunity to cantor or accompany a cantor and receive immediate feedback. This master-class style workshop will be led by Diana Macalintal, Director of Worship for the Diocese of San Jose. Cantor and Accompanist…

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October 2014

Journeying Together in Faith: You're Not Alone

October 23, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Meeting the needs of those in your faith community that have some form of mental illness can, at times, be challenging. This free event offers practical training on working with parishioners with mental illness and helping reduce the stigma of mental illness. There are 6 different workshops to choose from, a keynote speaker, lunch, and a prayer service with Bishop Patrick McGrath of the Diocese of San Jose. All clergy and pastoral leaders won't want to miss this day. RSVP…

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December 2014

Carols & Classics Holiday Benefit Choir

December 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Holiday Choir Concert to benefit St. Joseph's Social Ministry and Law Foundation of Silicon Valley. Special Performances by youth singers Amanda Dal Cielo, Isabel Leoni, St. Leo the Great Children's Choir and Starting Arts Dream Team. Children 10 and under are free when accompanied by an adult. Refreshment reception and greet to follow concert. Visit https://sccolpaholidayconcert.eventbrite.com to purchase tickets. Limited quantity - $20.00 per person. Click here to download a flyer.

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Season of Hope Concert Series

December 12, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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"Season of Hope Cathedral Performance Series" …A gift from the heart of San José! Continuing its history of over 200 years of service in the center of San Jose, the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph presents its 18th annual Season of Hope Performance Series. Discover the perfect combination of elegance and hospitality as local performance groups offer their gift of talent. On evenings from December 12th through the 23rd, inside the magnificent splendor of this city’s Cathedral, artists from the…

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January 2015

Music Boot Camp

January 19, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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January 19 - 23, 2015 St. Joseph Cathedral Basilica is putting on the First Annual Music Boot Camp. It takes place at the cathedral in the evening from 5:30 to 9:00pm. Bob Hurd, a national recording artist for Oregon Catholic Press, will be delivering the keynote speech and teaching a class. The classes range from "How to direct and tune my choir" to "How to create and play with an ensemble" to "I play the piano but want to learn…

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February 2015

Wedding Anniversary Mass

February 14, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Bishop Patrick J. McGrath would like to invite all couples celebrating their 5th (or less), 25th, 40th and 50th (or more) Wedding Anniversaries in 2015 to participate in our Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph in downtown San Jose. RSVP and find more info dsjstaging.wpengine.com/weddinganniversarymass

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May 2015

Farewell Mass for Bishop Daly

May 3, 2015 @ 11:30 am
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The farewell Mass for Diocese of San Jose Auxiliary Bishop Thomas A. Daly will be held May 3, 11:30am, at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph. A reception will follow in the Cathedral Hall. Daly was named the Bishop of Spokane on March 12 and will be installed as Bishop on May 20. In addition to serving as Auxiliary Bishop, Daly has been pastor of the parishes of St. Nicholas and St. William in Los Altos since July. A native…

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July 2015

Windows of Hope

July 12, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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A concert to benefit the restoration of the Cathedral's Stained Glass Windows. St. Joseph Cathedral Foundation is hosting a VIP reception in the Rectory, with a concert to follow featuring the Northwest Boychoir from Seattle Washington. The Northwest Boychoir shared a 2009 Grammy nomination with the Seattle Symphony for a recording of Samuel Jones' The Shoe Bird. When soundtrack composers need the unique boychoir sound, they often turn to the Northwest Boychoir whose professional talents are featured on films and…

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September 2015

St. Joseph Cathedral Barbecue and Silent Auction

September 12, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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September 12th 5:30 to 9:30pm. Silent auction, a ballpark menu, children’s activities, karaoke. Proceeds benefit the stained glass window restoration. Use the attached invitation or purchase tickets at www.stjosephcathedral.org.

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Special Prayer Service for Victims/Survivors of Violence

September 30, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Violence hits all communities, all income and age groups, and it also tests our faith. We have a responsibility to respond. Please help us reach out to those individuals and families who have experienced the pain and hurt of losing a loved one through a violent act.  The Catholic community cannot ignore the moral and human costs of so much violence in our midst.       Bishop Patrick J. McGrath will be the presider.  This will be a way for all…

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November 2015

25th Anniversary of the Dedication of the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph

November 4, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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From California's 1st non-mission church and its 1st parish church, to the Cathedral for the Diocese of San Jose and now the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, this sacred space has humbly served the people of the Diocese of San Jose for over 200 years. You are welcome to join us to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph's dedication as the Cathedral for the Diocese of San Jose. Bishop Patrick J. McGrath will celebrate Mass…

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The Art of Duo Sonata

November 13, 2015 @ 12:45 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Piano and Cello Pre-Concert Lecture & DemoFeaturing pianist Katya Grineva and cellist Byron Duckwall Friday, November 13, 2015, 12:45PMCathedral Basilica of St. Joseph90 S. Market St., Downtown San JoseSuggested $5 door donationwww.NoonArtsAndLectures.org An evening concert will follow at 7pm at the Trianon Theatre (72. N. 5th Street, San Jose). A portion of the proceeds will benefit Cancer CAREpoint. Click here to learn more about the evening concert.

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December 2015

Novena y Visperas de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe

December 3, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Celebremos a… Nuestra Señora  de  Guadalupe con nuestro Obispo Patrick J. McGrath Viernes, 4 de Diciembre de 2015 Bienvenida de las Procesiones 6:00 p.m. y  Liturgia 7:00 p.m. 2020 E. San Antonio St. San Jose, CA  95116 ————————————- Novena en honor a la Virgen Guadalupe Nota: Los horarios pueden variar en las diferentes comunidades con excepción del Viernes, 4 de Diciembre. En las siguientes parroquias: Jueves, 3 de Diciembre Rosario 6pm - Misa 7pm Catedral Basílica de San José -…

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Season of Hope Cathedral Performance Series

December 12, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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…A gift from the heart of San José! Continuing its history of over 200 years of service in the center of San Jose, the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph presents its 20th annual Season of Hope Performance Series. Discover the perfect combination of dignity, hospitality, and concern regarding those who are re-building their lives, as local performance groups offer their gift of talent. On evenings from December 12th through the 23rd, inside this city's historic Cathedral, artists from the Bay…

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Bishop McGrath opens the Cathedral's Holy Door of Mercy

December 13, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Be part of the celebration with Bishop McGrath to inaugurate the Year of Mercy in our Diocese and to open the Cathedral's Holy Door of Mercy on Sunday, December 13, 2015, at the 11:30a Mass at the Cathedral.

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Advent Retreat for Jubilee Year of Mercy

December 19, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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"Breaking the Chains that Bind You." Join us for a healing journey as we explore the process of forgiveness. This workshop is offered in English and in Spanish. Click here to download a flyer.

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January 2016

Santo Nino Fiesta

January 16, 2016 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Diocesan Council of Filipino Catholics invites everyone to the celebration of the Santo Nino Fiesta on January 16, 2016 at the Saint Joseph Cathedral Basilica. Bishop Patrick McGrath will preside at the Eucharistic celebration at 12:00 noon. Festivities will start at 11:45 AM with the traditional procession of the Sinulog and Karakol. At 6:30 PM, a Dinner-Dance will be held at St. Justin's Parish Hall. Tickets are $30 prepaid and $35 at the door. A Nine-days Novena at various…

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Musicians Master Classes

January 18, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Musicians Master Classes! Come learn from the best! Share your compositions! "Musicians Master Classes" is a two day event where composers can have their compositions heard and liturgical musicians learn about what's new and current for their craft from fantastic clinicians!! The clinicians are: Diana Macalintal, Pedro Rubalcava, Ken Canedo, Jesse Manibusan, Bro Rufino Zaragoza, and Janèt Sullivan Whitaker. Register at www.stjosephcathedral.org Jan 18 & 19 2016: 8:30 am to 3:00 pm Concert Tuesday Jan 19: 7:00 pm to 9:00…

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Musicians Master Classes

January 19, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Musicians Master Classes! Come learn from the best! Share your compositions! "Musicians Master Classes" is a two day event where composers can have their compositions heard and liturgical musicians learn about what's new and current for their craft from fantastic clinicians!! The clinicians are: Diana Macalintal, Pedro Rubalcava, Ken Canedo, Jesse Manibusan, Bro Rufino Zaragoza, and Janèt Sullivan Whitaker. Register at www.stjosephcathedral.org Jan 18 & 19 2016: 8:30 am to 3:00 pm Concert Tuesday Jan 19: 7:00 pm to 9:00…

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Catholic Schools Week 2016

January 31, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Catholic Schools Week Mass Celebration Monday, February 1, 2016.

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February 2016

Rite of Election rehearsal for parish representatives

February 3, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until February 4, 2016

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Who attends the rehearsals for the Rite of Election? the parish catechumenate director or his/her representative one person to carry the parish Book of the Elect (cannot be a godparent or the same person as the one reading the names) one or two people to read the parish's names of the Elect (cannot be a godparent or the same person as the one carrying the book) Catechumens and godparents DO NOT attend these rehearsals.

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Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration

February 6, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Bishop Patrick J. McGrath would like to invite all couples celebrating their 5th (or less), 25th, 40th and 50th (or more) Wedding Anniversaries in 2016 to participate in the Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass. The Mass will be on February 6, 2016 at 2pm. A short reception will follow after. The couples will be invited to renew their wedding vows and will receive a blessing from Bishop Patrick J. McGrath who will preside over the celebration. Each couple will also receive…

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Rite of Election

February 14, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Rite of Election is an annual liturgy celebrated in every diocese around the world. This liturgical rite takes place at the beginning of Lent. During this rite, the Bishop of the Diocese formally names those who will be baptized at the next Easter Vigil.

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Rite of Election

February 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until February 16, 2016

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Rite of Election is an annual liturgy celebrated in every diocese around the world. This liturgical rite takes place at the beginning of Lent. During this rite, the Bishop of the Diocese formally names those who will be baptized at the next Easter Vigil.

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March 2016

Choir Rehearsal for Chrism Mass

March 7, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Join the Diocesan Music Ministry, and get the best seat in the Cathedral without getting ordained! The DSJ Music Ministry is open to all singers and musicians who want to share their musical talents with the wider diocese and participate in the major liturgical events of our diocese. Join a fun group of people who love to make music together, and you'll get a reserved seat for the next diocesan liturgy! All rehearsals take place at the Cathedral parish hall,…

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Chrism Mass 2016

March 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Chrism Mass is the annual diocesan liturgy that gathers our Bishop, priests, deacons, and representatives of the faithful from every parish to bless the holy oils that will be used in the coming year. In our Diocese, the Chrism Mass is always celebrated on the Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent.

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Learn how to be a Cathedral Tour Guide

March 29, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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We are offering training on giving guided tours of our beautiful Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph. Training is free - and fun! Come learn all about it. Click here for more information.

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May 2016

ILM Graduation

May 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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All are invited to the graduation of the Institute for Leadership in Ministry honoring the Class of 2016 on May 4 at the Cathedral Basilica.

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Diaconate Ordination

May 14, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Diocesan Confirmation

May 15, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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August 2016

Blessing of New Statues

August 13, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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December 2016

Season of Hope

December 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Season of Hope Concert/Choir Series   “Season of Hope Cathedral Performance Series” …A gift from the heart of San José! Continuing its history of over 200 years of service, the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph presents its 21th annual Season of Hope Performance Series. On evenings from December 12th through the 23rd, artists from the Bay Area ranging from, Opera San Jose, California, Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, San Jose Youth Symphony, San Jose Youth Chamber Orchestra, San Jose Jazz, San Jose…

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January 2017

Musicians Master Classes 2017

January 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Saturday Jan 27, the evening will begin with registration and hospitality at 5:30. At 7:00 begins the concert with the keynote speech being given by Jesse Manibusan. This concert will feature many of your favorite songs and many new songs by the workshop clinicians. You will be able to purchase their music after the concert. Saturday morning begins the workshop at 9:00 am. There are two tracks, one in English led by Janèt Whitaker and one in Spanish led by…

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February 2017

Wedding Anniversary Celebration 2017

February 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Bishop Patrick J. McGrath would like to invite all couples celebrating their 5th (or less), 25th, 40th and 50th (or more) Wedding Anniversaries this year to participate in our Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph in downtown San Jose. The couples will be invited to renew their wedding vows and will receive a blessing from Bishop Patrick McGrath who will preside over the celebration. Each couple will also receive a certificate signed by the Bishop.…

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March 2017

Rite of Election

March 7, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Catholic Scouting Recognition Ceremony

March 26, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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All Catholic Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, Brownies, Girl Scouts and Little Flowers youth who have completed a religious program will be recognized and receive their medals at the annual prayer service and recognition ceremony. Please note that this is NOT a Mass. Expected attire is scout uniform. For more information, please see our event's page.

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April 2017

Chrism Mass

April 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Lamb of God

April 22, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The ticket website for the Lamb of God Easter oratorio is now open. We invite families to experience this transforming event! These concerts are free and open to the public as our gift for the Easter season. . Free tickets get you early entry for the best seats. Pass this along to a friend. Dates and locations are: * Sunday, April 9 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Vacaville ** Easter weekend, April 15 (matinee and evening) and 16 at…

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May 2017

ILM Graduation

May 10, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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June 2017

Ordination to the Priesthood

June 3, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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With praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God, the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose joyfully announces the Ordination of Rev. Mr. Jae Bin Gabriel Lee and Rev. Mr. Khoa Dang Vu to the Priesthood of Jesus Christ through the laying on of hands and the invocation of the Holy Spirit by the Most Reverend Patrick J. McGrath, JCD Bishop of San Jose Saturday, June 3, 2017 9:30 in the morning Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph 80 South Market Street San…

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Jesse Manibusan in Concert

June 17, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Calling all young adults and youth ministries to come and audition to sing back up for Jesse in Loyola Hall at 7 pm Tuesday May 30th. Tickets will be for sale online at www.stjosephcathedral.org June 1st and at the door June 17th. Prices are $10.00 general admission and $20.00 for a family. Don't miss this fun event.

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October 2017

Cathedral Docent Training

October 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Are you are interested in giving guided tours of the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph? We are offering the opportunity for you to join in the training to become a Cathedral Docent. An orientation planned for Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the Cathedral Parish Office Center is for anyone who would like to learn more about this worthwhile and engaging program before training begins. This orientation runs from 1:00 until approximately 2:30PM. Please review the attached flyer for details and…

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ILM Mass of Thanksgiving and 20th Anniversary Celebration

October 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States

All are invited to celebrate the ILM 20th Anniversary at a Mass of Thanksgiving

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November 2017

Free Health Fair

November 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States

Uninsured, low income, and homeless residents are invited to receive: Free Flu Shots Free Hep A Shots Free Screeninings on glucose, cholesterol, HIV, dental. Free Screenings registration for CAlWorks,General Assistance, MediCal, Social Security Free Lunch

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December 2017

Season of Hope Concert Series

December 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - December 23, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The annual performance series located in the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph offers nourishment for your spirit by presenting a soul-satisfying multicultural musical event for everyone to enjoy during the holiday season. For more info, please contact  smiller@dsj.org This event is a wonderful collaboration between various arts organizations and the San Jose Cathedral Foundation’s Office of Social Ministry. By fostering the spirit of hope all through the year, the Cathedral provides food, shelter, medical care, and a job search program to…

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January 2018

Feast of Santo Nino

January 13, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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A nine days novena will be held at various churches of the diocese. on the evening of Jan. 13, a dinner/dance reception will be held at the Pavalkis hall of st. John the Baptist church in Milpitas. For more info, please call (408) 729 7228; 408 439 9414; (408) 834 9577 Download Flyer 1 Download Flyer 2

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Musicians Master Classes

January 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - January 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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This year our clinician for the English track is Tom Booth. The clinician for the Spanish track is Jaime Cortez. There is a new track for musicians who want to learn sight singing and music theory. This class is interactive with three different stations. The clinician teaching this class is Chris Wemp our new Director in the office of Liturgy. The day will be full of singing new music, and learning how to be the best liturgical musician you can…

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February 2018

Wedding Anniversary Mass

February 3, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Free

Bishop McGrath once again invites couples who are celebrating their 1st through 5th, 25, 40, and 50+ years of marriage to the Wedding Anniversary Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph on Saturday, February 3rd, at 2pm. Registration flyers available on website (please click here) or contact your parish office for form. Download Form

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March 2018

Feast of Saint Joseph

March 19, 2018 @ 12:05 pm - 2:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph Cultural Event The Table of St. Joseph La Tavola di San Giuesppe Bishop Partrick J. McGrath will celebrate 12:05 Mass Please join us after mass in Loyola Hall for a free Lunch 1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M. Donated from various downtown restaurants in honor of St. Joseph The Patron Saint of our City San Jose El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe Founded 1777 Built 1803 Preservation* Service*Arts

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May 2018

Permanent Deacon Ordination

May 19, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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With praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose joyfully announces the ordination of Carl A. Bugarin, Philip Andrew McCarty, and Richard M. Noack to the Sacred Order of the Diaconate through the laying on of hands and the invocation of the Holy Spirit by the Most Reverend Patrick J. McGrath, JCD, Bishop of San Jose. Watch the live stream of the Diaconate Ordination. Saturday, May 19, 2018 9:30 a.m. Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph…

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June 2018

Ordination for Priesthood

June 2, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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With praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose to the Ordination for Priesthood. About the Candidates for Ordination: Rev. Mr. Edgar Elamparo, I Rev. Mr. Neil (Francis) Kalaw Rev. Mr. Wilberto (Eric) Piczon View the Priest Ordination Online. Click on image below.

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July 2018

Prayer and Solidarity for Migrant Families Vigil

July 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Please print flyer and distribute. English | Spanish Dear Brothers and Sisters, In light of the recent developments on the US~ Mexico border with families being separated, I am calling all Catholics from our Diocese to join me in an evening of prayer and solidarity for migrant families and immigration reform. This vigil will be held at the Cathedral Basilica of San Jose on Tuesday, July 17th, from 7-8 PM. There will be scripture readings, prayer, songs, and a resource center…

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August 2018

#SOS Nicaragua

August 26, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Pediremos por la paz, la seguridad y el diálogo. Todos están invitados a esta misa. Después de la misa habrá una recepción en el salón parroquial con venta de comidas típicas. Todos bienvenidos. Nicaraguan Crisis The Nicaraguan community will unite in prayer and support for the Nicaraguan people in their efforts to secure liberty and respect for their human rights. We will pray for peace, security and dialogue. All are invited to attend. After the Mass there will be a…

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September 2018

Bishop Oscar Cantú Welcome Mass

September 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Diocese of San Jose will welcome Bishop Oscar Cantú as Coadjutor Bishop of San Jose at a Mass beginning at 2 pm on Friday September 28 afternoon. Because of the size of the churches in which we will celebrate these liturgies, seating is restricted. Please note the address for the live-streaming of the Mass of Welcome has changed. It can now be found at https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCu5CN6zGAmx_KX6FSl6pCig

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November 2018

New Support Group From Restorative Justice

November 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Office of Restorative Justice is now able to offer a monthly support group for family members of incarcerated persons. If you have a loved one or a friend in one of the Santa Clara county jails, please come and meet others in a similar situation. You will find support, understanding, prayer, and resources. Download PDF

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December 2018

Advent Day of Recollection

December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Join us for a day of prayer and reflection as we prepare in the season of Advent. The day of recollection is presented in Spanish by Fr. Gerardo Menchaca, Pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe and in English by Fr. Noel San Vicente, Adjutant Judicial Vicar of the Diocese of San Jose. Download Flyer

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January 2019

Santo Nino Fiesta

January 19, 2019 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The annual Diocesan Fiesta of the Santo Nino will be held at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph with Bishop Patrick McGrath and Bishop Oscar Cantu in attendance. The celebration of the Santo Nino Fiesta on January 19, 2019 at the Saint Joseph Cathedral Basilica at 12:00 noon. Festivities will start at 11:45 A.M. with the traditional procession of the Sinulog and Karakol. At 6:30 P.M., a Dinner- Dance will be held at the Pavalkis Hall of St. John the…

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Day of Recollection for Engaged Couples

January 26, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Day of Recollection for Engaged Couples is the equivalent of the Marriage Preparation class prerequisite to engaged couples receiving the Sacrament of Marriage. The format of the day will be presentations followed by discussion time for the couples. We will conclude with a Mass in the Cathedral where their certificates will be presented. Day/Time: Saturday, January 26, 2019 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Cost: $150.00 per couple (covers food and materials.) Location: Loyola Hall, 80 South Market Street (first…

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Catholic Schools Week Mass Celebration

January 28, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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February 2019

2019 Wedding Anniversary Mass

February 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Wedding Anniversary Celebration Basilica Cathedral of St. Joseph February 23, 2019 – 2:00 pm Mass Pre-register for this event at (website listed above aka Wedding Anniversary Mass Celebration) by February 15, 2019. Download Flyer

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March 2019

Cathedral Docent Training 2019

March 13, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Are you interested in giving guided tours of the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph? We are offering the opportunity for you to join in the training to become a Cathedral Docent. An orientation planned for Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Cathedral Parish Office Center is for anyone who would like to learn more about this worthwhile and engaging program before training begins. This orientation runs from 1;00 until approximately 3:00 pm. Please review the attached flyer for details and…

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May 2019

Mass for Bishop Mcgrath

May 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Celebrating Bishop McGrath's 20 years as Diocese of San Jose's Bishop.

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Ordination to the Permanent Diaconate

May 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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All are welcome to attend the ordination of three men --Armando Brambila (from St. Cyprian), Dinh Chu (from Our Lady of La Vang), and Robert Lassalle-Klein (from Our Lady of Guadlupe)--to the permanent diaconate at the Cathedral on May 18, at 9:30 a.m. A reception will follow the ordination. Download Invitation

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December 2019

Coram Deo

December 8, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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“DSJ Young Adults” is an intentional young adult community passionate about bringing God's presence to the city. Come join us at our first event “CORAM DEO” Dec. 8 at 8pm. Door open at 7:30pm at St. Joseph Cathedral Basilica. #CRMDEODSJ | @DSJYOUNGADULTS | @CRMDEO DSJ

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January 2020

Diocese Celebrates the Feast of Santo Niño

January 18 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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The Diocesan Council of Filipino Catholics (DCFC), Diocese of San Jose, invites one and all to the annual celebration of the of the nine-day Novena Masses in honor of Santo Niño (Holy Child) from January 9 to January 18 to be held at different parishes. Most Reverend Bishop Carlos Sevilla, SJ will preside at the final celebration on Saturday, January 18, at noon at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 S. Market Street, San Jose. A colorful procession of…

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February 2020

First Diocesan Black History Month Mass

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, 80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Catholics of African Descent of the Diocese of San Jose (CADDSJ) invite you to come and celebrate with them the first Diocesan Black History Month Mass, which will be presided by Bishop Oscar Cantu´. Reception after Mass will feature lots of African delicious food and cultural presentations. Print Flyer

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