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The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius

A Retreat In Daily Life Restoring balance to our lives The Spiritual Exercises were developed by St. Ignatius of Loyola over 400 years. Continue reading

Taize Prayer Around the Cross

Every 4th Friday* at 8 p.m. Taizé: An Evening of Prayer Around the Cross in the Basilica. Taizé is an ecumenical, candlelit service. Continue reading

Children's Faith Formation

Our Children's Faith Formation team (catechists, co-catechists and helpers) shares the Good News with the children of our parish. Continue reading

Youth Confirmation

Confirmation for 8th graders and high school aged teenagers is a component of the youth ministry program. The preparation for Confirmation. Continue reading

Adult Confirmation

Are you an adult Catholic, registered and active in an Alameda parish? Do you participate in Mass and receive Holy Communion regularly?. Continue reading

Infant Baptism Preparation

The Infant Baptism Preparation Program ministers to parents who request that their children be baptized at St. Joseph Basilica. The. Continue reading

Contact Info.

1109 Chestnut St. Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 522-0181
Parish Office Hours:
Weekdays:
           8:30 am to 5pm (closed noon to 1) 
       Saturdays:
           8:30 am to 12:30pm (volunteer staffing) 
      Sundays:
           8:30am to 1:00pm. (volunteer staffing)