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Thirtieth Sunday of the Year Homily

Posted on Oct 31, 2017 in Church News

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year Homily

THIRTIETH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR 29 OCTOBER 2017     Homily “Thus says the Lord: ‘You shall not molest or oppress an alien, for you were once aliens yourselves in the land of Egypt.” This is one of my favorite Old Testament passages. Why?  It reminds me my ancestors came to this country with little or nothing. It reminds me they were treated badly as all immigrants have been treated. Many years ago in early fall I was driving by Memorial High School in Eau Claire., It must have been near 3 pm and school was just getting out. As I looked down a side street, I saw an old Hmong...

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Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year Homily

Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Church News

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year Homily

TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR 22 OCTOBER 2017 AProving your faith, laboring in love, showing constancy in hope,@ These things, say Paul are the identifiable marks of the Christian. Several years ago a former Newman student sent me an article from the Washington Times. The piece was written by a Jewish man who in middle age was attempting to recover his faith. He said, in part: When I made my bar mitsvah I read from the Torah words I did not understand because my parents didn=t think it was important for me to know Hebrew. I spoke about hunger in the world. And then the best part of course...

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Penance Service

Posted on Mar 22, 2017 in Church News, Home Page Announcements

Penance Service

There will be a Penance Service held here at St. Joseph’s Parish on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 1 pm.

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2017 Holy Week Mass Schedule

Posted on Mar 22, 2017 in Church News, Home Page Announcements

2017 Holy Week Mass Schedule

Holy Thursday, April 13 — Mass at 7 pm. Good Friday, April 14 — Service at 1 pm. Easter Vigil, April 15 — Mass at 8 pm.  (Please note:  Confessions will not be heard this Saturday at 3 pm.) Easter Sunday, April 16 — Mass at 8 am and 10...

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Thursdays during Lent

Posted on Mar 22, 2017 in Church News, Home Page Announcements

Thursdays during Lent

Join us Thursdays during Lent for Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 5:30 pm.  Mass will follow at 6 pm.  Then we’ll have Stations of Cross at 6:30 pm.   There will not be a morning Mass on Thursdays during this time.  This schedule is from March 2 through April...

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Ash Wednesday Mass Times

Posted on Mar 1, 2017 in Church News

Mass Times for Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM  

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St. Joseph Parish Annual Fall Festival

Posted on Sep 2, 2016 in Church News

St. Joseph’s annual Fall Festival will be on Sunday, 18 September 2016 from 11 am to 4 pm.  Lots of fun activities and delicious food for everyone!  We will also have an Euchre tournament on Saturday, 17 September starting at 5 pm.  Please see the flyer for more information. 2016_StJoesFallFestivalFlyer_6.24.16

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Quilts for Sale

Posted on May 31, 2016 in Church News, Home Page Announcements

Quilts for Sale

Our very own St. Joseph Parish “Stitchers” have some fabulous quilts for sale.  They make great gifts for graduations, weddings, etc.  Send your child off to college with a nice hand made quilt stitched with love by our stitchers!  They are also looking for new members to join them on Tuesday mornings.  No sewing experience required. They will teach you. Please contact the Parish Office at 715-262-5310 to join or for more information on the quilts.  

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