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Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed
Throughout the month of November, the church gives us the opportunity to remember and honor our deceased loved ones beginning with All Saint’s Day and All Soul’s. In their memory, starting on All Saint’s at St. Joseph's, we will process the Book of the Deceased which contains the names we have signed of those who have gone before us.
We are also inviting you to share pictures or special remembrance items of your loved ones, by bringing them to church on or after All Saint’s Day (Nov. 1st) and placing them on a special display table that will be provided at the front of the church. In this way, we honor their memory, offer prayers of thanksgiving, and rejoice in their lives.
*Masses were celebrated on All Saints Day, Nov. 1. The commemoration of the Faithful Departed for All Souls Day was celebrated at weekend Masses, Nov. 2-3 (the 31 Sunday of Ordinary Time). Check our YouTube Channel to watch video from these celebrations and other liturgies.
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Bishop Conlon visits St. Joseph School
Bishop R. Daniel Conlon met with St. Joseph School students and teachers Oct. 30 as part of his ongoing desire to visit every Catholic school in the Joliet Diocese. He talked with them about the Catholic faith and his role as their bishop. He also answered questions. The bishop was the main celebrant of the Wednesday school Mass as well. The young people were excited to meet and interact with him. Listen to Bishop Conlon’s message for our students on our Liturgy Audio page. Click here to watch a recording of the entire liturgy. More videos are available on our parish YouTube Channel.
Group talks about enhancing prayer life
A group of parishioners recently came together and explored the power of prayer during a lively discussion. Another prayer and discussion gathering is scheduled from 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5 in the
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Another church in our area is doing photography for a directory in late September and early October. If you could not make one of our sessions, we encourage you to go there to get your picture taken for our book. Click here for details as well as options for submitting a picture for our directory.
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