Special Announcements

Youth Summit

Sunday October 22nd Youth Summit in  the St. Joseph Pastoral Center after 10:00 Mass

40 Days of Life 

Please participate in the 40 days of life program to pray for and promote life.   Garth  is our parish coordinator.  Please speak with him on how you can participate in this program for life.

Art and Environment 

Do you have a gift for decorating?
Would you like to help with preparing our sanctuary for Mass?
With Christmas approaching Fr Stephan would like to get a group of women and men to assist with weekly cleaning and preparing the sanctuary for Mass.
Seasonal and Holy Day Planning
Flowers and plants for the church
Cleaning and dusting altar area and choir.  Cleaning choir loft. Holy Water fonts and care of information tables.
Please contact Kathy in the office if your wanting to share your gifts and work with Fr Stephan to prepare our environment for worship.

 Blessing of Pets

On Wednesday October 4th we celebrated St. Francis of Assisi the patron of animals.  In the spirit of Francis we will have the blessing of animals following the Mass at 1:00PM  Sunday October 22nd.  Please have pets outside, I will pray the prayer of blessing and sprinkle with Holy Water.

RCIA   Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Do you know any adult desiring to either enter the church or simple learn more about our Catholic Faith?  Please contact the rectory offices to be placed on the list.  Speak with Fr. Stephan

Mass cancellation 

There will no longer be Mass celebrated on Tuesdays at St. Joseph.   The 8:00AM Mass is cancelled for this day only.    Masses are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings at 8:00 am

Catholic Cruise Eastern Caribbean

Come sail away on a 7 night Eastern Caribbean with Father Ronald Calhoun December 20th – 27th 2017 on Holland America’s Koningsdam out of Fr. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida.  Ports of Call:  Grand Turk Island, Turks and Coicos, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Cruiseline Private Island.

Price begins at $3,158 for two passengers which includes all port fees and taxes. Daily Mass Offered.  Deposits of only $350 per person will reserve the cabin.

Contact Doug or Eileen at (860)399-1785