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Watermark Founders in CCD

Yes, that’s right. Our founders, Gene and Hank, were some of the first students in our CCD (now CM) program. Here is a three minute audio clip of them reading in a class taught by our first chaplain, Fr. Thornton, … Continue reading

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Boxers & Saints

Gene Yang, one of Watermark’s founders, has a new book out called Boxers & Saints. ┬áHere is the blurb on Amazon: China, 1898. Bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has … Continue reading

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Core Team Team Building Exercises

Last Saturday, the 2012-2013 Watermark Core Team got together for a Preseason Retreat. In order to help them get to know each other, we put them through a series of team building exercises. Enjoy!

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Fr. James E. Thornton, S.J.

We are now officially the San Jose Chinese Catholic Mission! I’m sure there will be many videos and pictures to come, but first I wanted to share a blast from the past. A history lesson of sorts. Fr. James E. … Continue reading

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Taking the Mission to Heart

Now that our community is becoming a Mission, over the past few weeks, the Watermark Staff have been attending Safe Environment trainings to make sure that we meet all of the diocesan requirements for working with youth. The training that … Continue reading

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