Catholic Music in Time of Pandemic

"From Plague, Famine & War, Deliver Us, O Lord: Catholic Music in Time of Pandemic" Presentation by Susan Treacy, Ph.D. Professor of Music, Emerita, Ave Maria University

As choirs have only been recently restored at local parishes on account of the COVID-19 pandemic, it might be interesting to find out if Catholics were involved in sacred music during earlier pandemics. This presentation examines Catholic sacred music—both liturgical and devotional—in times of pestilence.

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March for Life 2020!

Please consider joining St. Joseph's parishioners at the annual March for Life in Washington, DC.

Sign ups begin January 5th on the bulletin board in Fr. Adrian Hall for the bus leaving from St. Joseph’s, provided by the Knights of Columbus.

Find out more about the march at

2020 Annual Appeal

For more information on the 2020 Annual Appeal, see the website

Festival of All Saints

Friday November 1st
6 pm Holy Mass
7 pm Procession w/Sung Litany of Saints
Chili, Cornbread, Caramel Dipped Apples & Cider
"Children’s Saint Games"
*New this year! "Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati Teen Games"
Parade of Saints with the Fathers
Saint O Lantern judging
Chili Contest
Apple Pie Contest

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