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Parish Celebrates First Communion 2013
Thirty-five young people received the Sacrament of Eucharist for the first time during a special morning Mass May 4 at St. Joseph Church. Many thanks to the parents and all who helped these young believers prepare for reception of this sacrament. A recording of Fr. Tony's homily from First Communion is available on our Liturgy Audio page.
St. Joseph School Grandparents Day 2013
Fr. Tony Nugent, parish pastor, and Sr. Mary Ann Hettel, school principal, are pictured with Bob Cassata and Cindy Riddle and their granddaughter, Camille Cassata, a first grader at
Amy Denoyer’s first grade class planned the Mass, proclaimed the readings and helped with the other parts of the service. Recordings of both Fr. Tony’s preaching and the petitions done by the first graders are available on our Liturgy Audio page.
Audio of Homilies from Ordination Celebration ...
The ordained ministers of St. Joseph Parish in Bradley, (l. to r.) Deacon Jerry Gregoire, Deacon Leon Fritz, Father John Antczak, and Father Tony Nugent were honored for their years of service Saturday and Sunday, April 20-21, 2013. The presiding priest and deacon were recognized and received a special blessing during each
“Our priests and deacons are always there to speak to and sometimes just to listen when we need someone to lean on,” said Patty Haney of the St. Joseph Parish Council. “They inspire us with the Gospel and help us apply it to our daily lives. They encourage us to have a deeper relationship with the Lord. I thank God for placing them in our lives.” Click here to read thoughts from our priests and deacons about their respective ministries.
“Our priests and deacons are always there to speak to and sometimes just to listen when we need someone to lean on,” said Patty Haney of the St. Joseph Parish Council. “They inspire us with the Gospel and help us apply it to our daily lives. They encourage us to have a deeper relationship with the Lord. I thank God for placing them in our lives.”
Click here to read thoughts from our priests and deacons about their respective ministries.
Vivian Dayhoff passed away Friday, April 11, 2014. Visitation is slated from 4-8 p.m. Monday, April…
Rosalie Kulka passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Arrangements are pending. Please check back as mor…
Felicia L. "GoGos" Dmitrasz, 56, of St. Anne, passed away Monday (March 31, 2014) at Riverside M…
Elaine Hayhurst passed away Friday, March 28, 2014. Memorial services will be held at a later date.…
St. Joseph Directory
Photography for our 2014 Parish Directory starts at the end of May. The dates are May 27-31; June 3-7; July 22-26. Participating families receive a free copy of the parish directory and free 8x10 of their directory pose. Click here to sign-up online. (July dates will be available closer to those sittings). Please sign-up and support this parish project! Thanks so much!!
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