600 Pennsylvania Ave. West, Warren, Pa 16365         Phone: 814-723-2090         Fax: 814-723-6042         E-mail:office.sjc@westpa.net

Our Mission is to encourage all of our brothers and sisters to share the valuable gifts that each person
has to offer our parish community and to invite everyone to participate more fully through
prayer, worship, education and fellowship as we proclaim the Good News
of Jesus Christ under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.


Liturgy Schedule:

Saturday Vigil: 5:30 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM
Daily Mass: Refer to schedule in Bulletin. Bulletin
Holy Day Mass: 12:05 PM, and 5:30 PM


Baptism: Sundays, after the 10:30 AM Mass.
Attendance at the Baptismal Preparation Program is
required for both parents.
Call the Parish Office for arrangements.

Reconciliation: Saturday: 4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
and by appointment.

Marriage: Diocesan Common policy requires six
months prior notification.

Parish Membership:
The faith community of St. Joseph welcomes everyone
to our parish, especially those who are joining us
in worship for the first time or after a long absence.
If you wish to become part of our parish family,
please register by calling the Parish Office.

Prayer Ministry: St. Joseph Parish has a
Prayer Ministryfor anyone, who would like to request
prayers for a special need or intention.
Please call Ann Kirkpatrick
at 814-726-3872 for this request.
Volunteers to this ministry are most welcome.

Pastoral Care of the Sick:
Please notify the Parish Office if a family member
or parish member is hospitalized or confined to
home. Holy Communion can be brought to your home
weekly or monthly.

Letters of Recommendation:
Letters are issued to practicing Catholics who
are registered members of St. Joseph parish for
at least six months, who attend Mass regularly,
have received the Sacrament of Confirmation and
who actively support the parish and its programs.

Catholic Charities Counseling
and Adoption Services:

Located at 213 West Third Avenue, Warren, PA 16365.
Call 814-726-9799 for an appointment.

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29th Annual St Joseph's Craft Fair
Saturday December 5th 10am - 4pm

Come to the 29th Annual Saint Joseph Craft Fair on December 5th from 10am-4pm and support our bake sale. We will have plates of cookies, sweet treats, etc. for sale. Also all the Christmas baskets will be on display. You can purchase chances to win one of the baskets for yourself or to give as a gift. CCY thanks you for your generous support of all our activities.

For more informataion click here 2015 Craft Fair

CCY Fun Fundraisers! Want to help?

1). There will be an all-day bake off in the Saint Joseph kitchen on Monday, November 30th (no school) from 9am- 2pm for students who want to benefit from funds for CHWC. Stay as long as you can! Please let Jennifer Wortman know if you will be coming at 688-3842.

2). Put together a basket for the CCY Christmas basket raffle. Baskets need to be in place by November 27th. Any theme is gratefully accepted. Call Kathy Amsdell for full details, 723-2090 ext. 14.

Coming Events

Wednesday, November 25
      NO School
      NO Faith Share
      1:30pm Mass at Warren Manor
      NO RCIA
      NO Adult Choir Practice

Thursday, November 26
      9:00am Thanksgiving Day Mass (Church)
      11:30am Salvation Army Thanksgiving Day Meal (Gym)
      NO Adoration

Friday, November 27
      Parish Office Closed

Saturday, November 28
      4:30pm Reconciliation (Church)

Sunday, November 29
      NO Faith Formation

Monday, November 30
      NO School

Tuesday, December 1
      3:30pm Adult Faith Formation Team Meeting (Boardroom)
      4:30pm Soup Kitchen (Cafeteria)
      7:00pm Pastoral Council Meeting (Boardroom)

Wednesday, December 2
      9:05am School Mass (Church)
      10:30am Faith Share (Boardroom)
      5:15pm Year of Mercy Team Meeting (Boardroom)
      6:30pm RCIA (Meyer Hall)
      7:00pm Adult Choir Practice (Church)

Thursday, December 3
      8:00am Adoration (Mother's Chapel)
      4:00pm PTU Exec Meeting (School)
      5:30pm School Advisory Board (School)
      7:00pm Shawl Ministry (Meyer Hall)
      8:15pm Night Prayer & Benediction (Mother's Chapel)

Friday, December 4
      Homebound Communion

Saturday, December 5
      10:00am-4:00pm SJCS Craft Fair (Gym)
      4:30pm Reconciliation (Church)

Sunday, December 6
      Coffee/Pastries after Masses
      9:00am K-9 Faith Formation (School)
      9:00am 10-11 Confirmation (School)
      9:00am Adult Formation (Meyer Hall)
      10:30am Youth Mass (Church)
      11:30am Pageant Practice (Church)
      11:30am Children's Christmas Choir Practice (Church)
      7:00pm CCY (Youth Room)

Other Information

PARISH LIBRARY: We have a parish library which will be open before and after weekend Masses for you to browse the many
titles we have and sign out books. If you would like to donate monetarily
to have books purchased and given in Memory or to Honor
an individual, please see one of the librarians or stop by the parish
office during the week.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: is essentially an embrace with Jesus in which I say to Him: "I am yours, and I ask You, please stay with me always."-Pope Benedict XVI Stop in the Mother's Chapel on Thursdays for your embrace with Jesus. Spend a few minutes or to commit for a half hour or hour by signing up at the exits of the Church or call Becky 726-2849. Extended hours during Lent from 8am-8:15pm.

MASS BOOK FOR 2016: The Mass book for 2016 is open. Please feel free to stop by the parish office if you would like to request a Mass or to sponsor the Sanctuary Candles for a week.

For additional SJC information, events, etc. click on the BULLETINS link.