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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20 Ways to Navigate a Holier Lent

Throughout the year, we can get off track from what is most important on our journey to Heaven. Lent is a time during which we can realign our priorities and get back on track. We take steps to put God- who alone can make us truly happy-in his rightful place in our lives. Try these suggestions to help you make the most of Lent.

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Coming Events

Tuesday, February 9
      12:45pm RCIA Team Meeting
      3:30pm Mass at Warren State Hospital
      4:30pm Soup Kitchen (Cafeteria)
      6:30pm Liturgy Committee Meeting (Boardroom)

Wednesday, February 10
      10:30am Faith Share (Meyer Hall)
      12:05pm School Mass (Church)
      5:30pm Mass (Church)
      6:45pm Choir Practice (Church)

Thursday, February 11
      12:00pm Lenten Prayer Service (FUMC)
      12:30pm Adoration (Mother's Chapel)
      6:30pm Rediscover Catholicism (Meyer Hall)
      7:00pm K of C Meeting (Clubhouse)
      8:15pm Night Prayer & Benediction (Mother's Chapel)

Friday, February 12
      6:00pm Stations of the Cross (Church)

Saturday, February 13
      4:30pm Reconciliation (Church)

Sunday, February 14
      9:00am K-9 Faith Formation (School)
      10-11 Confirmation (School)
      10:30am RCIA Rite of Sending at Mass (Church)
      7:00pm HS 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.