WELCOME TO SAINT JOSEPH PARISH
New members of our parish may register at the Rectory.
Meet a pastoral team member and pick up a registration card.
return to Saint Joseph Church home page
RECTORY OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, Friday (additional evening hours) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SACRAMENT OF THE EUCHARIST
The Lord's Day Schedule
Saturday 5 PM,
Sunday 7:00, 9:00, 10:30 AM, 12:00 PM & 5 PM
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - 7 AM & 9 AM
Tuesdays, when St. Joseph School is in session - 7:00 AM and 8:45 AM
Tuesdays, when St. Joseph School is NOT in session - 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM
Saturday 8 AM
Holy Days as announced in the bulletin (in print and on this website)
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Fridays during Lent at 7:00 PM
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION (Confession)
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after the 7 AM & 9 AM Mass
Saturday after the 8 AM Mass, 4 PM to 4:45 PM and also upon request.
SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE
Couples should contact the parish office to see one of the priests
or deacons as soon as they decide to marry and before making any
other arrangements. Both parties must complete marriage preparation
programs before the wedding date. At least one of the parties must
be registered in the parish.
SACRAMENT OF THE SICK
No longer called Last Rites, this sacrament is celebrated during Mass
in Fall and Spring and also by appointment through the Rectory.
You are eligible to be anointed if you are chronically ill,
about to undergo surgery and or hospitalization,
or suffering the effects of advanced age.
This sacrament, like all the sacraments, is for the living.
The Church prays for recovery from grave illness.
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA)
Interested in becoming a Catholic?
Contact the parish office at 588-8456.
Confirmation is celebrated in conjunction with St. Joseph School
and St. Joseph Religious Education Program. Any adult or teenager
who has not been confirmed and wishes to prepare themselves
should contact the parish office.
If you feel that you might be called to the priesthood, diaconate,
or religious life, please contact one of our parish priests
or deacons for guidance and direction.
PRAY WITH THE PARISH
Rosary - prayed daily after the 9 AM Mass in the Church.
Eucharistic Adoration - Mondays 2 PM - 6:45 PM (except holidays)
Nocturnal Adoration & Devotion to the Sacred Heart - 8-9 PM, First Fridays
Our Lady of Fatima Devotion - First Saturday of each month
Fatima Devotion includes 8 AM Mass, Novena to Fatima, the Rosary,
Sacrament of Reconciliation after Mass, and fellowship in Carew Hall at 9 AM.
For additional info and inquiries,
or please call (631)588-8456.