Knights of Columbus Council #8075 Golf Tournament


VETERANS MASS & BREAKFAST

SAVE THE DATE! NOVEMBER 11, 2021 9:00 MASS IN HONOR OF OUR VETERANS FOLLOWED BY A PANCAKE BREAKFAST.


OUR PARISH NEEDS CORNER

OUR PARISH IS LOOKING FOR SINGERS TO FORM A SMALL CHOIR FOR THE SINGING OF OUR SAINT JOSEPH DAYS CELEBRATION IN SEPTEMBER – If you would like to join in the formation of this choir for this occasion, please contact Sr. Linda at 814-934-0699 or speak with Beth Rossi or Michael Glunt. OUR PARISH IS…


A MISSION APPEAL

FR. MICHAEL MCCORMACK, O.P., WILL PREACH A MISSION APPEAL AT OUR PARISH ON JULY 31-AUGUST 1, to share the good works of the Domin ican Friars in East Africa. Fr. Michael invites all parishioners to become partners in mission with the friars serving in the mission, where they are engaged in the work of evangelization…


Becoming Catholic Inquiry Session


Bellwood Council of Churches Food Share

FOOD SHARE ITEMS – MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL OF CHURCHES – John Poe, in connection with the Bellwood Council of Churches, is inviting churches in Bellwood to begin their collection of items for the Fall give-away. St. Joseph Church is asked to collect Shampoo. We will have baskets for this collection at both entrances to the Church.


Memorial Prayer Service honoring the life of Sr. Celeste Ciesielka

The Carmelite Community of the Word will celebrate a Memorial Prayer Service honoring the life of Sr. Celeste Ciesielka who died from Covid-19 on December 15, 2020. Sr. Celeste served in many roles and touched the lives of many throughout the diocese. Family, friends and co-workers are invited to join in this celebration to be…


OUR MORAL OBLIGATION AND ACTION IS NEEDED!

OUR MORAL OBLIGATION AND ACTION IS NEEDED: Over the next few weeks, the House Appropriations Committee will be voting on the Labor/Health and Human Services bill that is expected to eliminate the Hyde Amendment. Without the Hyde Amendment, billions of taxpayer dollars could be used to pay for abortions in the USA and throughout the world. Don’t…


INDEPENDENCE DAY

On this July 4th, let us celebrate two things:  the independence of the United States of America that we recognize on July 4th and the patroness of our country, Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception. As we commemorate our nations’ birth, we recognize our resources, the beauty and majesty of our lands, and especially, the religious freedoms that…


A MESSAGE FROM BISHOP MARK

Bishop Bartchak wishes to advise the faithful of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown that a person by the name of John Tokarick, Jr. may be in the Cambria County area this summer (especially during the July 4th holiday) where he is inviting people to attend worship services in Prince Gallitzin State Park or elsewhere.  After consultation with…