The Chinese Pastoral and Cultural Center

The Chinese Pastoral and Cultural Center is focused on serving the community of Chinese Catholics, and it is one of the many multi-cultural communities within the Diocese of Oakland.  The Spiritual Director was appointed by the Bishop to be responsible for the pastoral work.  The community follows the objectives of the Diocese, and serve Chinese Catholics and non-Catholics who live within the area covered by the Diocese of Oakland.

The Chinese Pastoral and Cultural Center was established in 1978 with the main mission of participating in Sunday Mass together.  Our services include Baptism, Confirmation, Sacrament of Marriage, Confession, Sacrament of Anointment, Funerals, and catechism classes.  Other regular activities include retreats, travel, potluck, and spiritual gatherings.  Activities and services are determined by the Committee, then carried out by volunteers through encouragement.

Community Mission

To spread the Good News of the Kingdom of God and the teaching of our Church, with the essence of our Chinese culture, through faith, hope, and love to all people.

Community Objectives

  • Cultivate and enrich community members’ spiritual experience
     
  • Provide assistance to new Chinese immigrants and those in need through engagement in works of mercy
     
  • Outreach and evangelize to the Chinese population
     
  • Promote the essence of Chinese culture and tradition

For more information, contact Fr. Simon Jin, Director, Chinese Pastoral and Cultural Center at Fr.Simon@fansofjesus.org

Upcoming Events

Jul
31
Sat
3:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reminder: Please wear mask, practice social distancing and bring your own sanitizer. RESOURCES FOR MAKING THE MOST OF A CONFESSION A Good Confession (Catholic.org) 8 Steps to a Good Confession (Catholic TV)
Aug
7
Sat
3:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reminder: Please wear mask, practice social distancing and bring your own sanitizer. RESOURCES FOR MAKING THE MOST OF A CONFESSION A Good Confession (Catholic.org) 8 Steps to a Good Confession (Catholic TV)
Aug
14
Sat
3:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reminder: Please wear mask, practice social distancing and bring your own sanitizer. RESOURCES FOR MAKING THE MOST OF A CONFESSION A Good Confession (Catholic.org) 8 Steps to a Good Confession (Catholic TV)
Aug
21
Sat
3:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reminder: Please wear mask, practice social distancing and bring your own sanitizer. RESOURCES FOR MAKING THE MOST OF A CONFESSION A Good Confession (Catholic.org) 8 Steps to a Good Confession (Catholic TV)
Aug
28
Sat
3:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Sacrament of Reconciliation @ In Church
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reminder: Please wear mask, practice social distancing and bring your own sanitizer. RESOURCES FOR MAKING THE MOST OF A CONFESSION A Good Confession (Catholic.org) 8 Steps to a Good Confession (Catholic TV)
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