Welcome to St. Joseph's!

Click here to reserve seats for January 23/24, 2021. 

 (When you register ... We are asking if you are signing up just yourself to enter 1; if you are signing up two people enter 2; if you are signing up three or more people enter 3. Your group should only be from your immediate family). 

Thank you for your understanding as we are limited to 52 attendees per Mass during this phase.

Click here to watch an informational video about the various new procedures and what to expect when coming to worship at St. Joseph’s during this phase. Click here for the text of the video to look over.


Sunday Mass & Other Masses at St. Joseph

Weekday and Sunday Masses are still available for parishioners and friends of St. Joseph’s to view at home. (The latest Mass is above). Click here for additional recently recorded Masses at St. Joseph's.

St. Joseph Parish Facebook Page

This is our parish Facebook page. You do not need to subscribe to see out latest information shared on social media.

Volunteers are needed for our next Mobile Food Pantry. Click here to sign-up. For more information, email Peggy (blanchettepbj@att.net) or Gisel (gwaide@comcast.net). 

Our next Parish Blood Drive is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. Click here for an appointment. 

We have many gift cards available. Call Pattie Storer at 815-932-9145 to participate. Click here to see all the available gift cards and percentages.   

Online Protecting God’s Children has been extended. Click here to begin the process. For assistance, send an email to: helpdesk@virtus.org

Support St. Joseph Parish while you shop! It’s free and easy! Click here to create an account and VE273 for St. Joe’s. Then just shop.

Please consider adding a brick paver to the St. Joseph Parish Centennial Courtyard. Click here for details and order form.

Our Knights of Columbus are delivering groceries and other household items to those in need in the area. For this confidential service, click here.


We are very grateful for those who are continuing to support the parish by mailing envelopes, participating in  Automated Giving and utilizing PayPal. We are hoping the rest of the parish will do the same. Click here to download the form for Automated Giving or click on the Donate button below to set-up PayPal donations.


Click here to view the collection numbers from weekend Masses and find out about our Auto-Deduct and all the other fundrasing programs at St. Joseph's.

Click here to find out which priest will be celebrating the upcoming weekend Masses as well as the schedule for our other liturgical roles.

For Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 31-Feb. 6, Bishop McNamara has a week of activities. Click here for the list of activities and letter from Terry Granger, BMCS president.

If any of our St Joseph Parish family members would like to  help us clean after a weekend Mass or a Christmas Mass to help get our church ready for the next service, we have created an online sign up system.

Volunteer for this weekend

The Knights of Columbus are selling Super Bowl Squares. The cost is $10 with $100 cash payouts for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd quarters and $200 for the 4th quarter. To participate, call Mike Worby at 815-954-6930, Steve Luehrs at 815-370-2189, or Justin Sommer at 815-216-0314. 

Download the My Time with Jesus Leader Guide with Scriptures from the Children’s Lectionary and activities.

Leader Guide: January 24, 2021

Parish Obituaries 

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