Weekly eBulletin - July 4th, 2021
Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

It’s been over 30 years when I first set foot on this “great and wonderful” nation. I remember being nervous leaving the Philippines, but I knew coming to the United States would give me more opportunities in life. And I was right, this country opened many possibilities including the opportunity to serve God’s people. Read more...

There will not be a 6:00 pm Mass on July 4th. Please note updated Mass times we hope you can join us! Read on for updates on volunteer opportunities, purchasing a brick or paver in the courtyard and upcoming events.

God Bless,
Fr. Ritche
In observance of the 4th of July Holiday, there is NO 6pm Mass this Sunday. The parish office is also closed on Monday, July 5th.  We wish all of you a very safe and happy 4th of July Holiday!
There will be no 6:00pm Mass on July 4th.

Please note: the only Mass on Saturday will be at 5:00PM and we will no longer livestream this Mass.

Confession: 4:00pm-4:45pm
Mass: 5:00pm

Mass: 9:30am (livestreamed), 11:30am, & 6:00pm

Eucharistic Adoration
First Friday of the month after 8:30 Mass, in-person and live-stream.

To download this weekend's worship aid, click here.
What are Sacraments? 
Christ Jesus instituted all the seven sacraments: Baptism, Confirmation, the Eucharist, Penance, the Anointing of the Sick, Holy Orders and Matrimony. These sacraments touch all the stages and all the important moments of Christian life Read more...
Faith Formation and First Eucharist Registration
Registration is now open for Faith Formation for the 2021-2022 year. Faith Formation is for those children who will be entering kindergarten though 5th grade. Registration for First Eucharist is also open for those that meet the requirements. For more information and to register click here.
Summer Heat and Caregiving
The dog days of summer can complicate caregiving. Seniors and vulnerable adults with medical challenges are sensitive to temperature extremes-- high summer temps or overly air-conditioned rooms. The result presents as low motivation, appetite and activity levels. Here are some ways to keep up with your loved one’s needs this summer: Read more...
Happy Independence Day! We hope you have a safe and fun time celebrating our great nation
Diocesan Youth Retreat
Experience the "RENEWAL" this year locally at Sacred Heart Parish Saratoga! Let’s celebrate, gather together in person with youth and leaders from throughout the diocese! There will be many activities for all to grow together in our faith and deepen our relationship with Jesus Christ. Register here.
  • July 19 & 20 – High School Youth
  • July 22 & 23 – Middle School Youth
Pack a Back 2021 Is Here!
We are pleased to announce that Pack a Back is back! Every fall, Sacred Heart distributes backpacks filled with supplies to children who would not otherwise have the materials they need to start the school year. Backpacks and school supplies impact not only the student but the whole family. Sacred Heart will give out 3,800 filled backpacks this year to kids in need. Holy Spirt has several great ways to support Pack a Back: Read more...
Bricks and Pavers: Only a few more weeks until the special pricing ends! Place your order soon. You can pay by check (made out to Holy Spirit Parish) or pay online. Download the form here. Questions? Contact Pat Grow (408)997-0733.
Quo Vadis Hybrid Retreat
Quo Vadis is Latin for “Where are you going?” This retreat seeks to help men in high school discern their vocation. You could be called to be a husband, a religious brother, a deacon, a priest… whatever your vocation may be, God is calling each of us to love and to serve Him. Seek out what that calling is July 12-14, 2021. This retreat is a hybrid retreat for high school men. Registration is free. To register or for more information, Click here.
Holy Spirit Parish
1200 Redmond Avenue
San Jose, CA 95120
(408) 997-5101