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.
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.
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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Attn: Patty Rickert
600 Pennsylvania Avenue,
Warren, PA 16365
Saint Joseph School,
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608 Pennsylvania Avenue,
Warren, PA 16365
Lenten Schedule 2015
St. Joseph: 9:05am School Mass in the Gym
12:05pm Mass in the Gym
1:30pm Mass at Warren Manor
5:30pm Mass in the Gym
Holy Redeemer: 7:00am Mass; 10:00am Mass;7:00pm Mass
Holy Redeemer - 5:30pm Mass followed by Lenten Soup Meal (Soup and Bread)
Feb. 23, Mar 2, Mar 16, Mar 23
12:45pm School Stations of the Cross
7:00pm - Ecumenical Evening Prayer
February 24 - First Lutheran with Rev. Matthew Scott of Trinity Episcopal
March 3 - St. Joseph with Pastor Jeff Ott of First Presbyterian
March 10 - St. Paul Lutheran with Pastor Jake Jacobson of First Paul Lutheran
March 17 - Trinity Episcopal with Pastor Jeff Ewing of First Lutheran
March 24 - First Presbyterian with Rev. Richard Toohey of St. Joseph
8:00am - 8:15pm Eucharistic Adoration
12:00pm Noon Prayer Service - First United Methodist Church
followed by a Soup/Pie Lunch
8:15pm - Night Prayer and Benediction
6:30pm - St. Joseph - Stations of the Cross
7:00pm - Holy Redeemer - Stations of the Cross
8:00am: Monday, Friday, Saturday
12:05pm: Tuesday, Thursday
9:05am: Wednesday School Mass
Parish Mission at Holy Redeemer March 8-11 - Presentation at 7pm each evening.
St. Joseph Feast - Thursday, March 19 - 5:30pm Mass followed by a Tureen Dinner
Tuesday, March 10 - 7:00pm at Holy Redeemer
Sunday, March 15 - 3:00pm at St. Thomas, Corry
Thursday, March 19 - 7:00pm at St. Luke, Youngsville
Thursday, March 26 - 7:00pm at St. Joseph, Warren
March 30 - April 5 (Complete schedule of events and times
to be published late March)
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Sunday, February 22
8:00am-12:30pm Retreat for 6-8 graders (Church/School)
9:00am Rel Ed K-5 (School)
10:30am Rite of Sending for RCIA (Church)
5:00pm MS CCY (Youth Room)
Monday, February 23
8:00am Communion Service (Mother's Chapel)
Tuesday, February 24
12:05pm Communion Service (Mother's Chapel)
12:45pm School Stations of the Cross (Gym)
4:3pm Soup Kitchen (Cafeteria)
7:00pm Holden Evening Prayer (First Lutheran)
Wednesday, February 25
9:05am Children's Mass in the Gym
10:30am Faith Share (Meyer Hall)
3:00pm Children's Choir Practice (Music Room)
6:30pm RCIA (Meyer Hall)
Thursday, February 26
8:00am Adoration (Mother's Chapel)
12:00pm Lenten Prayer Service (FUMC)
8:15pm Night Prayer & Benediction (Mother's Chapel)
Friday, February 27
8:30am Kindergarten Round-Up (School)
5:00pm K of C Fish Fry (St. Paul Center-Sheffield)
6:30pm Stations of the Cross (Gym)
Saturday, February 28
4:30pm Reconciliation (Church)
Sunday, March 1
9:00am Rel Ed K-9 (School)
Confirmation 10-11 (School)
11:45am-3:00pm Pastoral Planning Session (Meyer Hall)
1:00pm Children's Choir Practice (Music Room)
6:00pm HS CCY (Youth Room)
7:00pm Catholic Heart Work Camp Meeting (Meyer Hall)
CONSTRUCTION ACCESS ADJUSTMENT: Because of the
construction in the main church, we are asking you to access the
Mother's Chapel for adoration using the school parking lot and entering
the doors closest to the Mother's Chapel.
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
PIEROGI SALE: St. John Church Women's Guild in Tidioute
will be selling frozen Pierogi as a fund raiser during Lent this year
every Saturday from February 21 through March 28, 1-4pm in the
church's center. Available will be potato & cheese and potato &
sauerkraut. Pre-order each week by Thursday to guarantee availability.
Walk-ins are welcome. Call Fran at 484-7157 to pre-order. Cost
is $8.00/dozen or $5.00/half dozen.
ST. JOSEPH SUNDAY MISSALS:
We have the St. Joseph Sunday Missal for 2015 for sale in
the parish office. They are $2.50 each. Please stop by to purchase yours.
MASS BOOK FOR 2015:
The Mass book for 2015 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.
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