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In response to COVID-19, arch/dioceses and parishes have turned to social media and other online forums to broadcast Mass. Check out the following links where you can find an online Mass.
May 2020 - Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.
May 24, 2020 - Day of Prayer for the Church in China.
June 8, 2020 - Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Island Affairs meeting will be held.
July 2-5, 2020 - The Vietnamese Eucharistic Youth Movement’s (VEYM-USA) 7th Coming to the Promised Land National Convention will be held at Glorieta Adventure Camps in Santa Fe, NM. The theme of the event is “Though many, are one body” (1 Cor. 12:12).
September/October 2020 - 28th International Conference of the US-China Catholic Association (USCCA) will be held at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA.
October 27-30, 2020 - The 4th National Association of Filipino Priests in the USA (NAFP-USA) General Assembly will be held at the Hilton Meadowlands hotel in East Rutherford, NJ.
October 30-November 1, 2020 - The U.S. Catholic Mission Association's (USCMA) National Conference will be held in El Paso, TX. The theme of the conference is Angels Unaware – Mission with People on the Move.
November 15, 2020 - Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Island Affairs meeting will be held in Baltimore, MD.
December 2020 - Many archdioceses and dioceses celebrate Simbang Gabi, a Filipino tradition of Novena Masses (nine consecutive days) celebrated in parishes across the country leading up to Christmas. It is "a privileged votive mass, i.e., a mass that does not correspond to the liturgical calendar but has a special intention" said Philippines Church historian Fr. Rex Andrew Alarcon. Watch the Archdiocese of Washington's video explaining what Simbang Gabi is and check back for a list of Simbang Gabi celebrations from various arch/dioceses.
Encountering Christ in Harmony: A Pastoral Response to Our Asian and Pacific Island Brothers and Sisters
Annual Asian and Pacific Island Catholics Marian Pilgrimage
Ordination of Asian and Pacific Island Priests in the U.S.
Response to Events in Asian & Pacific Island countries
Papal Visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh November 27-December 2, 2017
National Assembly of Filipino Priests November 7-10, 2017
May 2, 2020 - The Asian and Pacific Island (API) Catholic Communities Online Rosary was held via Zoom. Most Rev. Oscar A. Solis, D.D. provided the opening prayer and Most Rev. Randy Calvo gave the final blessing.
February 23, 2020 - Casting the Net Far and Wide: Implementing the New Pastoral Response for Asian and Pacific Island Communities was presented by Most Rev. Oscar A. Solis, D.D.; Most Rev. Alex Aclan; Rev. Ricky Manalo, CSP, Ph.D.; Jayne Ragasa Mondoy; and Eunice Park at LA Religious Education Congress at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
February 22, 2020 - The Eucharistic Celebration was sponsored by the Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Island Affairs (SCAPA) and the Asian and Pacific Island communities at LA Religious Education Congress at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
February 22, 2020 - The Concert at the Arena was sponsored by Oregon Catholic Press (OCP) at LA Religious Education Congress at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
February 21, 2020 - Encountering Christ in Harmony: Celebrating the New U.S. Bishops’ Response on Asian and Pacific Island Cultures and Ministries (Workshop) was presented by Most Rev. Oscar A. Solis, D.D. and Rev. Ricky Manalo, CSP, Ph.D. at LA Religious Education Congress at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
February 1, 2020 - Building a Culture of Encountering Christ: Asian Pacific Catholic Perspectives presented by Jem Sullivan, Ph.D. at the Hilton Baltimore hotel in Baltimore, MD.
January 30, 2020 - Asian Fusion: Going Beyond the Popular Culinary Trend to Build Strong Catholic Communities bootcamp at MAC presented by Corinne Monogue at the Hilton Baltimore hotel in Baltimore, MD.
January 30-February 1, 2020 - The Mid-Atlantic Congress (MAC) was held at the Hilton Baltimore hotel in Baltimore, MD.
January 25-28, 2020 - The Catholic Social Ministry Gathering (CSMG) was held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. The theme of event was Bearing Witness: Life and Justice for All. In conjunction with the CSMG, the Diversity Outreach Initiative (DOI) took place. The DOI seeks to develop leaders from diverse Catholic communities for ministry in the Church.
January 25, 2020 - 新年 Chinese New Year (鼠年 Year of the Rat)
January 25, 2020 - Vietnamese Tết (New Year) Chúc mừng năm mới!
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