Welcome to St. Joseph's!

 

Click here to reserve seats for August 15 & 16, 2020.

 (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.

 

Weekday & Weekend 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.

The FAQ section explains various changes for Ministers and new Mass procedures.  Eucharistic MinistersLectorsHospitalityAltar Servers.

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

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.

For more details or to volunteer, email Peggy Blanchette (blanchettepbj@att.net) or and Gisel Waide (gwaide@comcast.net).

The Joliet Diocese has decided to extend the online Protecting God’s Children option through October 31, 2020. Click here to begin the process. For assistance, send an email to: helpdesk@virtus.org

 

 

Pope Francis recently announced that he has named Bishop Ronald A. Hicks, Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Chicago, as the sixth Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Joliet, IL. Click here for the Press Release and Announcement Video.


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.


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


The annual Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass will be Live-Streamed on Sunday, August 23, at 2pm from the Cathedral in Joliet. Couples celebrating anniversaries of 25 years, 50 years, and more than 50 years, are welcome to view Mass and receive a certificate. Click here to register.


It’s an uncertain time and many of our parishioners might not be able to get to the store. Members of St. Joseph’s Knights of Columbus have contacted the parish with an offer to deliver groceries and other household items to parishioners living in the area. (For those experiencing financial hardships, we can purchase the items if need be). For this confidential service, call the parish office at 815-939-3573 or click here to complete the online form.


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

Leader Guide: August 9, 2020 


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