Author Archives: St Jerome Catholic Parish

* Christmas Mass Schedule

Wednesday, December 24-Christmas Eve  

  • Private Confessions: 3:00-4:00pm
  • Masses:
  • 4:00pm Family Vigil Mass
  • 11:00pm – Sing-along Carols
  • 11:30pm, Night Mass

Thursday, December 25th– Christmas Day 

  • Masses: 
  • 7:30am and 10:00am

Thursday, January 1st-Mary, Mother of God

  • Mass:      
  • 9:00am (This is a Holy Day of ObligaƟon)

* Faustina: Messenger of Divine Mercy – Sun, Jan 18, 2015

Faustina: Messenger of Divine Mercy, the moving, live production performed by actress Maria Vargo and directed by Leonardo Defilippis of Saint Luke Productions, will be presented at St. Joseph Church in Pinole on Sunday, January 18 at 7:00 p.m.  The event is sponsored by Diocese of Oakland Divine Mercy Ministry and Apostolate. 

Experience firsthand the life and message of Saint Faustina whose personal encounters with Jesus have inspired a world-wide devotion to Christ’s Divine Mercy. This drama also brings audiences a riveting modern story that makes Divine Mercy remarkably relevant and urgent for our world today.  The program is filled with all the elements of professional theater, runs 90 minutes, and is suitable for ages 13 and up.   

Admission is $10 each.  For tickets and additional information, contact the St. Joseph Parish Office at (510) 741- 4900 or text at (510) 861-7120 or visit


* Remembrance Table – Nov 2014

During the month of November we will have a Table of Remembrance in the church. You are invited to place pictures of your beloved dead on the Table of Remembrance. Please be sure to label the back of the photo with your name and phone number so that we can be sure to return it to you. The Book of the Dead will be available for you to write the names of your dear departed ones. All Souls envelopes will also be available for you have your loved ones remembered during the Masses throughout the month.

* Parish Appreciation Dinner-Nov 15, 2014

Our parish appreciation dinner will be held on Saturday, Nov 15th in Rohan Hall at 6pm. All parish volunteers and their spouses are invited to the event. This will be catered so it is important that you RSVP (at the parish office 510.525.0876) no later than Nov 8. We need to get an accurate count. If the office is closed when you call, please live a message for Mary @ x 10.

* Announcements – Oct 10, 2014

  • Father Anton needs volunteers to help him clean the garden behind the church on Saturday October 18 from 9:30 to noon.  Bring your gloves, rakes and hoes.
  • St Jerome will be having a farewell party for Mike Chio, Music Director this Sunday – Oct 12, after the 11:00 Mass. We will be serving cake, drinks, cheese, crackers, fruit and some sort of little sandwiches.
  • The Pastoral Council is preparing for new members. Both youth and adults are encouraged to self-nominate or nominate others. Green-colored nomination forms are at the ends of the pews for your convenience. You may deposit them in the collection basket or bring them to the Parish Office. Please return them to the parish by October 19th.

* A’s game/star wars fireworks tail-gate party

Photos just published for the annual St Jerome’s night at the Oakland A’s game! You can see them here as well as on St Jerome’s Facebook page.