Welcome to St. Joseph's!

Click here to reserve seats for November 28/29, 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.

 

Thanksiving Day 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.

We can easily get distracted, focus on nonessential and superficial things and lose touch with what really matters. That’s why we need Advent. Click here to subscribe for daily email reflections to help you enter into the beauty and splendor of this glorious Season of Advent.

We have gift cards available for restaurants, retail stores, gas stations, grocery stores and more! Right now, we cannot offer onsite sales, but we would be happy to still fill your order. Call Pattie Storer at 815-932-9145. Click here to see all the available gift cards and percentages.   

Are you or do you know someone interested in becoming Catholic? St. Joseph Parish is offering the Order of Christian Initiation of Adults. Sessions will focus on the teachings of the church and prepare individuals to celebrate the Sacraments. For details, call the parish at 815-939-3573.

The Joliet Diocese has extending the online Protecting God’s Children. Click here to begin the process. For assistance, send an email to: helpdesk@virtus.org

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.

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.


We will once again be offering our Giving Tree Outreach. There will be some adjustments this year, but our overall goal is the same as always to bring some Christmas joy to families in our community struggling to make ends meet. Click here for complete details.


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.


2020 Confirmation Celebration

Young people of our parish were confirmed on Nov. 7. Click here to watch the morning Mass. Click here to watch the afternoon Mass. Sacrament Photo Courtesy of Tom Killoran Photography


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

Leader Guide: November 29, 2020 


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).


Parish Obituaries 

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