Parish Blog & Live Streamed Liturgies

In an effort to provide you with some spiritual support and guidance in these troubling times and to update you on the developing situation, we have created a blog. We update it daily with sermons, spiritual talks, prayers and various devotions.

https://stjoseph828.wixsite.com/stjosephblog

NEW: We have begun live streaming daily Mass. The videos can be viewed live through our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/101398134851193/live/ - and our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrQvMYTBEZG7YkDhxVf1Ong These pages will also be your source for Holy Week liturgies. Click Here to Download Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule UPDATED

Lay participation permitted only via livestream through the Parish Facebook Page, the St. Joseph Blog, & YouTube. Click Here to Download

Palm Sunday (April 5)
Church doors open during confession times.
8:00 am to 9:00 am: Confession Time
10:00 am: High Mass with Sung Passion.
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Confession Time

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How to make a Spiritual Communion

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Spiritual Communion By St. Alphonsus Ligouri

My Jesus, I believe that Thou art present in the Blessed Sacrament. I love Thee above all things and I desire Thee in my soul. Since I cannot now receive Thee sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. As though Thou wert already

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Prayer in Times of Epidemics

(extract from the Roman Ritual, Titulus IX, Caput X)
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V: Deal not with us, Lord, according to our sins.
R: And take not vengeance on us because of our misdeeds.
V: Help us, O God, our Deliverer.
R: And for thy name's sake, O Lord, free us.
V: Remember not, O Lord, our sins of old.

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Prayer for Civil Authorities

Composed in 1791 by John Carroll, First Bishop of Baltimore. * Click to Download

We pray Thee, O Almighty and Eternal God, through Jesus Christ our King! Through whom authority is rightly administered, laws are enacted, and judgement decreed, assist with Thy gifts of counsel and fortitude the President of these United States, that his administration may be conducted in righteousness,

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Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Sexual Abuse Crisis

Many people understandably have questions about what is being done to ensure the protection of children and young people. A list of frequently asked questions and corresponding answers regarding the sexual abuse crisis and how the Diocese protects children, assists victims and survivors, and reports abuse can be found at the following:

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