Five Wounds Portuguese National Church

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Five Wounds Portuguese National Church
Igreja Nacional Portuguesa das Cinco Chagas
Five Wounds Portuguese National Church is located in San Jose, California
Five Wounds Portuguese National Church
Five Wounds Portuguese National Church
37°21′00″N 121°51′50″W / 37.350086°N 121.863931°W / 37.350086; -121.863931Coordinates: 37°21′00″N 121°51′50″W / 37.350086°N 121.863931°W / 37.350086; -121.863931
Location 1375 East Santa Clara Street
San Jose, California
Country  USA
Denomination Roman Catholic
Website www.fivewoundschurch.org
History
Founded November 8, 1914 (November 8, 1914)
Dedication Five Wounds of Jesus
Architecture
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Administration
Deanery Deanery 6
Archdiocese Archidioecesis Sancti Francisci
Diocese Dioecesis Sancti Josephi in California
Province Ecclesiastical province of San Francisco
Clergy
Bishop(s) The Most Rev. Patrick Joseph McGrath
Deacon(s) Antonio Silveira
Laity
Religious education coordinator Joseph Khanh Bui
Youth ministry coordinator Brittany Pacheco
Susana Faria
Parish administrator Mary Vargas
Anna Maria Shumard

Five Wounds Portuguese National Church (Portuguese: Igreja Nacional Portuguesa das Cinco Chagas) is parish church of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church. The parish and its church are in San Jose, California, thereby falling under the jurisdiction of the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose in California and its bishop.[1]

Its name is derived from the Holy Wounds (Portuguese: Cinco Chagas).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Five Wounds Portuguese National Parish". Diocese of San Jose. Retrieved 2010-07-15. 

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