Drive-in-Confessions Every Wednesday

  • Drive-in-Confessions | Every Wednesday
  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • 1971 Saint Lawrence Drive Santa Clara. CA 95051 – Saint Lawrence The Martyr Parish Parking Lot
  • *Park a few spaces away from any other parked car
    *One of the priests on duty will come to your passenger side window.
    *Only the person going to Confession should be in the car at the time of Confession.
    *Please arrive towards the first half of the hour since we do not know how many people will come each time.

ADA 2020 Annual Diocesan Appeal Update – May 31, 2020

The 2020 theme for the Annual Diocesan Appeal is, ‘Encountering Christ – Faith in Action.’ One of the constant themes of Pope Francis in his preaching and exhortations is our call to become ‘missionary disciples.’ That term has two distinct, but complementary, elements to it: following Christ as his disciples and being sent to witness to God’s love, truth, and beauty. So, too, does our 2020 theme bear these two important elements: encountering Christ and putting faith into action.

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Your ADA gift enables us in our Evangelization work and outreach, particularly in the areas of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, Catechesis and Faith Formation, the Hispanic Apostolate, Social Justice Ministry, the Institute for Leadership in Ministry, the Formation and Training of Seminarians and Deacon Candidates, who are our future priests and deacons, and the Ongoing Formation of those already ordained. Only your gift, combined with the gifts of others throughout our Diocese, can make all of this possible.

Please consider a gift to the ADA to help support the day-to-day services that our parishes rely on for support.Thank you in advance for your generosity.

Need Food? Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Sponsors

If you and/or anyone in your family/friends/neighbors are in need of food assistance during this time, they can get FREE FOOD at any of the listed Parishes during the listed time(s)

There are weekly drive-thru sites are at Churches for food distribution. No registration needed beforehand. Registration will be done on-site.

Holy Week Schedule / Domingo de Ramos

  • 7:00 PM Diocesan Holy Week Prayer with Bishop Cantú (Scripture and Adoration)
  • Monday (Lunes) of Holy Week:

    8:30 AM Daily Mass

  • Tuesday (Martes) of Holy Week:

    8:30 AM Daily Mass

  • Wednesday (Miércoles) of Holy Week:

    8:30 AM Daily Mass

  • Holy Thursday/Jueves Santo:

    10:00 AM Diocesan Chrism Mass with Bishop Cantú
    7:30 PM Mass of the Lord’s Supper/Misa de la Cena del Señor

  • Good Friday/Viernes Santo:

    1:00 PM Stations of the Cross followed by the Holy Rosary

    3:00 PM Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion/Liturgia de la Pasion del Señor

  • Holy Saturday/Sabado Santo:

    8:30 PM Easter Vigil/Vigilia Pascual

  • Easter Sunday/Domingo de Pascua:

    11:00 AM Mass