Posts Categorized: Parish News

Fr. Peter’s Video Christmas Message

St. Joseph Cathedral Holiday Mass Schedule We wish you blessings in our upcoming celebration of Christmas.  May we celebrate these mysteries with joy, hope and grace.   Our Christmas Schedule is as follows:     Christmas Eve ~ Thursday,  December 24th 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 4:00 PM Family Mass (Bishop McElroy will preside) 6:00 PM  9:00… Read more »

Online Missal

December 6th 2020: The Second Sunday in Advent Entrance Antiphon: O people of Sion, behold, the Lord will come to save the nations, and the Lord will make the glory of his voice heard in the joy of your heart. Gloria: Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to people of good… Read more »

Tenting St. Joseph Cathedral

  No, the circus has not come to town! This week the exterminators are tenting the Cathedral to get rid of a termite infestation. The work will be completed by Friday, God willing, and we will be back in the Cathedral for regular Masses this weekend. Fr. Peter, our Priests and the entire Cathedral staff… Read more »

The Parables of Christ in African Perspective

Time: Two Thursdays Nov 12 and Nov 19, 2020, 7:00-8:15 PM, on Zoom Together with our own Fr. Clement Iorliam, we will explore two parables expressing the message of Jesus. Father Clement will show how a member of his own central Nigerian Tiv tribe might understand these stories. Hearing the parables from a villager’s perspective… Read more »

Catholic Men and Boys: Join the “Into the Breach” Video Series – A Study & Challenge Program

Do you enjoy a challenge? I bet you do. Join the Knights of Columbus on Thursday, Oct. 1 at St. Joseph Cathedral for the first of a 12-part video series exploring Bishop Thomas Olmsted’s exhortation, “Into the Breach.”  From 7-8:30 p.m., we will together explore what it means to be an authentic Catholic man not… Read more »

St Joseph Resumed Indoor Mass on September 2 !

Join us in thanking God for this milestone in our recovery. With the permission of Bishop McElroy, St. Joseph has resumed celebration of all Masses inside the Cathedral.    This coming weekend we return to our interim schedule of Masses: Saturday, 9/5 at 5:15 PM,   Sunday at 7 AM, 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM… Read more »

Register Now for Religious Education 2020-21

Registration for Religious Education After all Masses Aug 30, Sept 2, 9 and 16 Classes begin Sunday, September 27th. St Joseph Cathedral offers a comprehensive program of Religious Education is children in grades 1st – 8th. The program includes sacramental preparation for Eucharist (First Holy Communion) and Reconciliation (Confession). We will also have Confirmation Classes… Read more »

RCIA at St. Joseph Cathedral

The Doors Are Opening In October St Joseph Cathedral Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults 2020-21 The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is the formal process of initiating adults into the Catholic faith. RCIA at St. Joseph begins during the first week of October. Clearly, this is going to be a different year for… Read more »

Outdoor Daily Mass Mon-Fri Starts Aug 3 at 12:07 PM

Dear Parishioners,Preview(opens in a new tab) Beginning this Monday, August 3rd,  we will have daily Mass at 12:07 noon outdoors in front of the Parish Office. This will be experimental to see the attendance and the safety of the faithful who will attend.   Unlike the Sunday Mass, we may have a shortage of volunteers; therefore,… Read more »

Outdoor Masses Begin Sunday July 26

We are taking our celebration of the Mass outside. In response to the Govenor’s mandate and following the Bishop’s guidance, St Joseph Cathedral will celebrate Mass outdoors this week, in the courtyard north of the Parish Office.   Masses will be celebrated in English at 9 and 10:30 AM, and in Spanish at 12 noon. Social… Read more »