Holy Week Mass

Holy Week Mass 2022 Schedule April 14, Thursday Holy Thursday: 20:00, Fr. Eric April 15, Friday Good Friday: 20:00, Fr. Eric April 16, Saturday Easter Vigil: 20:00, Fr. Carlos April 17, Sunday Easter Sunday: 9:00, Fr. Carlos (Fr. Carlos’ last mass) and 13:00: Fr. Carlos / Fr. Eric Advanced bookings are required for all Holy … Continued

Reopen of the Celebration of Public Masses

The Celebration of Public Masses will reopen on Sunday, March 27. March 27, April 3, and April 10 at 9 a.m. and 13 p.m. (English mass). First-come-first-served basis (50 people). (we will not accept any booking in advance.) If you have any inquiry, you can reach us at this email: hfumedabooking@gmail.com Pastoral team 11 of … Continued

Cancellation of public masses

To the faithful of Osaka-Umeda Church, Public celebration of masses at Osaka-Umeda Church is all cancelled for the duration of the Quasi-State of Emergency until its lifting, in which we will issue another announcement with regard to the resumption of the public celebration of masses. In this regard, mass on Ash Wednesday, March 2, 2022, … Continued

About the mass at Umeda Church during February

✟ The peace of the Lord Currently, with the advent of the Omicron strain, new Corona-Virus infections are increasing throughout Japan. Recently, more variants of the Omicron strain have emerged. Priority measures such as preventing the spread are also being implemented in Osaka from January 27 to February 20. Based on the notification “Measures for … Continued


現在の新型コロナウイルス感染状況を踏まえ、2月6日は梅田教会公開ミサが中止とします。通常通り午前9時(英語)と午前11時(日本語)に「ネット配信ミサ」が開催されます。 2月6日午後14時30分に評議会があり、今後のミサの開催について最終決定をいたします。感染状況に応じて判断・対応させていただきます。 今後とも一層のご理解とご協力を賜りますようお願い申し上げます。

Cancellation of public masses

All public celebration of masses in Osaka Umeda Catholic Church will be canceled till the end of January 2022 due to the current condition of Covid spread. Moreover, future masses’ schedule would be announced depending on the prevailing condition. Thank you for your kind understanding, continuous support and unceasing prayers.

Christmas and New Year masses

Christmas masses: Reservation needed (up to one mass only) December 24th (Friday) 17:00: Japanese 18:30: English 20:00: International December 25th (Saturday) 7:00: Japanese 9:00: English 11:00: Japanese 13:00: English Attendance limit on 24th and 25th: 80 persons inside + 40 outside December 26th (Sunday) 7:00: Japanese 9:00: English 11:00: Japanese (reservation needed) 13:00: English 15:00: … Continued

Pastoral Council’s Decisions

Mass will restart from October 17. Each mass is limited to 50 people. English mass will be first come, first serve basis. Reservations are required for the 11 h mass in Japanese. Reservations are not necessary for the Japanese Mass (7 h), the English Mass (9 h and 13 h), and the Spanish Mass. Priests … Continued

Measures associated with the new coronavirus infection (15th)

From Cardinal Maeda, Archbishop of Osaka. + The Peace of the Lord be with you, The spread of the new coronavirus infection continues across the country and the rate of hospital bed utilization is also increasing. With the August 17 announcement, the government extended the previously issued “State of Emergency” to Osaka Prefecture until September … Continued