Filipino Ministry Team
The Filipino Ministry Team promotes cultural awareness and participation by engaging the parish community in celebrating Filipino liturgical events, such as the Simbang Gabi, Flores de May, Salubong and Santo Nino.
Here are other links you might enjoy:
- This video is about our 2006 trip to the Philippines with Fr. John which really started the parish’s involvement with GK: GK Journey of St. Francis of Assisi
The Vietnamese bi-lingual mass is able to bring 3 generations together to celebrate the Eucharist which include grandparents, parents,and children.It allows us to proclaim our deep faith in God and also reaffirms our family rich in traditions & customs. The Vietnamese Ministry shares their religious culture with the entire community of St.Francis of Assisi with their celebrations.
lgbo Bay Area Catholic Nigerian community meets for Mass and social once a month here at St.Francis of Assisi on the 2nd Sunday of every month.
The Hispanic Community enriches the parish by sharing their religious heritage. They plan the celebrations of Dia de los Muertos Our Lady of Guadalupe,and Posadas.
Marla Delaney – 408-531-1945
More coming soon.
The Indian Ministry Team invites all parishioners of Indian ancestry or have affinity or interest with India,to plan the celebration for the Feast Day of Our Lady ofVelankanni and to share the richness of their religious traditions and culture with the entire parish community.