Communal Penance Services

Communal Penance Services – During the season of Advent, we are encouraged to seek God’s healing and forgiveness through the Sacrament of Reconciliation. The following is a schedule of Communal Reconciliation Services at various parishes throughout the Diocese.   Please go to the Diocesan website for updates: www.dioceseaj.org   December 5 @ 5 PM Saint Joseph in…


Christmas Mass Schedule

SAINT JOSEPH BELLWOOD Christmas Eve – 4:00 PM & 9:00 PM Christmas* – 9:00 AM  NOTE: There will be NO 4:00 PM mass on Saturday, Dec. 25. SAINT MATTHEW TYRONE Christmas Eve – 5:30 PM Christmas – Midnight Mass (12:00 AM) and 10:30 AM    


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UPCOMING EVENTS

 PARISH PENANCE SERVICE – Sun., Dec. 5, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the church.  GRADES 7-11 RELIGIOUS ED – Sun., Dec. 5, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. (please go upstairs to the church for the Penance service at 5:00 p.m., followed by Religious Ed downstairs. Dismissal will be at 7:00 p.m.  


VOLUNTEER MINISTER SCHEDULE

Saturday, Dec. 04, 4:00 PM: LECTORS: T. Bucher – First Reader, A. Bucher – Second Reader, M. Riggle – Introduction & Intercession EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF THE EUCHARIST: J. Lovrich ALTAR SERVERS: HOSPITALITY: A. Bucher, D. Kissell, J. Genesi, S. Genesi Sunday, Dec. 05, 9:00 AM: LECTORS: D. Morrissey-First Reader, N. Lovrich-Second Reader, L. Krug –…


MASS SCHEDULE & INTENTIONS

Wed, Dec. 01 7:30 AM Holy Hour Sat, Dec. 04 4:00 PM for Leonard Burns by Pat Partner & Family Sun, Dec. 05 9:00 AM for Richard Futrick by Paul & Louise Krug Mon, Dec. 06 8:00 AM for Cody & Norma Belin by the Ruscio Family IMMACULATE CONCEPTION: Tue, Dec. 07 7:00 PM for…


Conclusion of Patris corde: With a Father’s Heart

The Special Year of St. Joseph will come to close on December 8, 2021, The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The aim of this Apostolic Letter is to increase our love for Saint Joseph,this great saint, to encourage us to implore his intercession and to imitate his virtue and his…


The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Tue., Dec. 7, Vigil Mass at St. Joseph: 7:00 p.m. Wed., Dec. 8, at St. Matthew: 9:00 a.m. &  7:00 p.m.  


2021 LOTTERY CALENDAR WINNERS TO DATE

Jan. 1st: 276 $150 Katherine McKa Jan. 2nd: 859 $25 Cate Crider Jan. 3rd: 883 $50 Tim Farabaugh Jan. 4th: 618 $25 Michele Schroth Jan. 5th: 595 CALENDAR NOT SOLD Jan. 6th: 862 $25 Chris Bouley Jan. 7th: 723 $25 Floyd & Sue O’Neil Jan. 8th: 733 CALENDAR NOT SOLD Jan. 9th: 409 $25 Cheryl…


WE NEED ST. JOSEPH SINGERS FOR CHRISTMAS SERVICES

We need St. Joseph singers for Christmas services! There will be two practices to organize, receive information, and prac- tice singing for the holiday masses. Tuesday, December 7, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM Tuesday, December 14, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM Most of the songs are beautiful Christmas Carols you will know. Please come join…


#GivingTuesday #iGiveCatholic

SAVE THE DATE! November 30, 2021  I am delighted to announce that Bishop Mark has approved the Diocese of Altoona – Johnstown’s participation in the #iGiveCatholic Giving Day on #GivingTuesday, November 30, 2021. WHAT IS #iGIVECATHOLIC? #iGiveCatholic, now in its seventh year, is a giving day event celebrated annually on #GivingTuesday for the faithful from…