RELIGIOUS ED NEWS

CATECHISTS MEETING TODAY, August 2, from 9:15-10:15 AM. TEACHERS ARE NEEDED FOR GRADE 5 & 6.  We did some shifting around and some parishioners did step forward, so now we are in need of two more teachers for grades 5 & 6.  We will also welcome anyone willing to serve as a substitute teacher.  Please consider…


SCRUBBING THE CHURCH HALL

SCRUBBING THE CHURCH HALL – We had several volunteers step forward to assist with yesterday’s scrubbing and waxing.  We will still need volunteers for next weekend, August 8, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. If anyone would like to volunteer, please contact Sr. Linda at 934-0699.   


FIRST HOLY COMMUNION

SINCERE CONGRATULATIONS to our boys and girls who received Jesus’ Body and Blood for the first time at mass on Sunday, July 26th. They are: Lucas Gonzales, Sara Kraft, Kiera Pennington, Blake Shura, Elizabeth Sura, Conner Stere, and Jacob Wallace. Special thanks go to their parents, teachers and catechists for their guidance during their preparation process. Please continue to pray for…


MASS TIME CHANGE BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 13, 2020

MASS TIME CHANGE FOR SAINT JOSEPH PARISH – The 8:00 AM Mass on Sunday Mornings will be moved to 9:00 AM, beginning September 13.  This will also move our Religious Education time to right after the 9:00 AM Mass, which will be 10:00 – 11:15 AM.  Please mark your calendars and spread the word.    


MASS INTENTION SCHEDULING

Weekend Mass intentions/requests are limited to 3 masses for the deceased per year. Please keep this in mind. Let us be kind and considerate of others and allow as many as possible in our parish family to be able to request a celebration of Mass and remember that the value of a Mass is infinite…


Jul 26 2020 Bulletin


Carpet Donations

DONATIONS FOR THE CHURCH CARPET – We are still accepting donations towards  the payment of the Church Carpet.  If anyone is able and willing, simply place your donation in an envelope marked carpeting and either send it to St. Joseph Church or drop it in the collection basket.  Thank you.     


PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

A meeting of the Parish Pastoral Council of St. Joseph Parish will be held this Monday, July 27. at 5:30 p.m. in the Church Social Hall.   


Celebrating a Wedding Anniversary?

Celebrating a Wedding Anniversary? If you are celebrating 1, 5, 10, 25, 30, 50, 55, 60, and 60 plus years of marriage in 2020, and you would like to attend the Annual Wedding Anniversary Liturgy on Sept. 13th in Altoona or Sept. 20th in Johnstown, contact the parish office for details. Reservations to attend this…


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NEWS

CATECHISTS MEETING – A meeting of the Catechists for St. Joseph Religious Education Program will be held next Sunday, August 2, following the 8:00 a.m. Mass, 9:15-10:30 a.m. in the Parish Social Hall, with Social distancing and masks. WE ARE STILL IN NEED OF TEACHERS (Catechists for grades 2, 9, and 10.)  Nick Lovrich has volunteered to…