Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
January 30, 2022
Greetings!

This week, I would like to share a message from Mary, our Business Manager:
 
Dear Holy Spirit Family, I hope everyone is doing well in this New Year!
I have a very short and hopefully, easy assignment for everyone who currently is using ParishSoft Giving for their Sunday and Holy Day offerings, as well as second collections for social ministries and other funds. I ask that you take a moment to review your information to ensure that it is accurate. Items to check.  Read More...

Read on for more information about upcoming events and ministry news.

God Bless,
Fr. Ritche
Second Collection
January 29-30, 2022
Texas Missionaries

On February 20th, 31 youth and their parents will be going on a mission trip to San Augustine, Texas. This second collection goes to help alleviate cost and help support our missionaries. We are excited to bring back this important ministry. Any donation is greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Weekday: 8:30 AM (live-streamed)

Sunday: 9:30 AM (live-streamed), 11:30 AM, 6:00 PM

SaturdayConfession: 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Vigil Mass: 5:00 PM

Eucharistic Adoration:
First Fridays after 8:30 AM Mass, in-person and live-streamed.
Feast of the Presentation of the Lord
 
According to the Law of Moses (Exodus 13:2), every firstborn shall be consecrated to God; those who opens the womb of a mother belongs to God. This was the reference in the Old Testament on why Mary and Joseph took child Jesus up to Jerusalem to present Him to God, 40 days after His birth. Read More...
YOUTH MINISTRY
3sixty High School Ministry

Last Sunday, we gathered back in person for a Scripture reflection night. We spent time looking at various Scripture passages all about Grace. We found commonalities through our reflection and how grace is present in our lives.

Our next 3sixty gathering will be on Sunday, February 6th after the 6pm Mass. Our gathering will be in person unless otherwise communicated.
Edge Middle School Ministry

We had a great gathering last Wednesday. Our gathering started off the new year with social icebreaker activities to build community. Our next Edge night will be on Wednesday, February 16th.
Confirmation Year 1

Our February session will be on Wednesday, February 2nd at 6:30pm in the Parish Hall. This session is for the candidates only. Parents / guardians are not to attend.
FAITH FORMATION
Tools for Building a Domestic Church

According to the Second Vatican Council’s Dogmatic Constitution on the Church: “The family, is so to speak, the domestic church.” (Lumen Gentium #11) This means that it is in the context of the family that we first learn who God is and to prayerfully seek His will for us. In the following bullet points you will find some suggestions on how to build your “domestic church” through a life of prayer that can help all the members of your family. Read More...
SOCIAL MINISTRIES
🚰Be a Part of the Nicaragua 2022 Mission Trip! 🐷🐔
Registration Opens this Week

Did you miss the information meeting, but still want to join us? Do not fret! Visit the Mission Trip Webpage for a link to the presentation to learn more. For questions and/or to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to hs.amigos@yahoo.com

You may register online starting January 31. Be sure to have your passport, medical information and your emergency contact’s information nearby.
Winter Warm Up Drive

We are kicking off our Winter Warm Up Drive to keep warm those in need during this winter. We are accepting XL and L new or gently used men and women’s beanies, gloves, hand warmers, umbrellas, rain ponchos and new or gently used blankets. Bring your donations to mass on the weekends of January 29th-30th and February 5th-6th. Learn more...
HOLY SPIRIT SCHOOL
Holy Spirit School Open House
January 30, 2022
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Help us spread the word about Holy Spirit School's upcoming open house! At Holy Spirit School, we seek to develop the whole child through a Catholic education rich in FAITH, KNOWLEDGE, and COMMUNITY. We value meaningful character formation, where each child is respected, encouraged, and loved.

  • Please call for an appointment 408.268.0794 or click here to register. 
  • Appointments will include an opportunity to visit the classrooms and tour the main campus with a student ambassador.
  • All visitors must wear a mask, complete a health screening and make an appointment before coming on campus.
BULLETIN BOARD
Diocesan White Mass
Honoring Health Care Workers
February 11, 2022

The Diocesan White Mass honoring Health Care Workers will take place on February 11, 2022 at 6:00pm, at Queen of Apostles Parish. We thank you for your dedication and service!
Wedding Anniversary Mass
February 19, 2022

Couples who are celebrating their wedding anniversaries (1st – 5th, 25th, 40th, 50th and greater) this year are invited to attend the celebration Mass at 10:00 AM, at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph in downtown San Jose.The couples will renew their wedding vow and receive a blessing at the celebration by the Bishop. Wedding Anniversary certificates will be mailed. Register here to attend.
World Youth Day 2023

The World Youth Day (WYD) Lisbon 2023, a youth meeting with people from all over the world with the Pope, will take place from August 01-06 2023. For more information visit their webpage
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