Celebrate the Year of St. Joseph December 2020—December 2021

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Celebrate the Year of St. Joseph     8 December 2020—8 December 2021

St. Joseph Catholic Church

June 20th Mass

Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School

News

- On Wednesday, June 9, the Diocese of Belleville updated their COVID-19 protocols as the State of Illinois entered Phase 5.

            - Reservations are no longer required for Sunday Masses, and we can resume 100% capacity.

            - The dispensation from attending Sunday Mass is still in effect. We will pass along the information when the obligation is reinstated.

            - We know there may people who would rather continue with social distancing so we are reserving the front pews on the left side of the church so they may do so. This will be self-monitored social distancing.

            - Unvaccinated individuals should wear a mask and maintain social distancing. Vaccination status is based on the honor system.

            - Our holy water fonts are filled and available for you to bless yourself.

            - We will resume passing the offering basket to take up the collection

            - Hand sanitizer is still available for use before communion.

We look forward to seeing everyone at Mass! 

Prayers to Saint Joseph

 

 

Saint Joseph, Spouse of the Virgin Mary: 

Grant, we pray, almighty God, 

that through the intercession of Saint Joseph

your Church may constantly watch over the 

unfolding of the msteries of human salvation, 

whose beginnings you entrusted to his faithful care. 

Through Christ our Lord.

Amen

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWLY CONFIRMED 

 

 

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Mass Times

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Sunday Mass Partnership Schedule:

Corpus Christi: 9:00 am - in person & live streamed
St Joseph : 10:30 am - in person

Saturday Mass: 4:30 pm at Corpus Christi (begins 3 Jul 21)
Live-stream Mass is offered at 9:00 am

Holy Day: TBD

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Available by appointment

St. Joseph Cemetery is open daily from dawn to dusk.

SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE:
- Communion Service: Wednesday, 10 am (alternating weeks between Cedar Ridge and Lebanon Care)
- Joseph House (suspended)- Welcomes McKendree Students every Monday evening, during Fall & Spring semesters, for dinner, drinks, games, comradery as well as quiet study areas provided.

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Office Hours

Tuesday – Friday 8:30am-2:00pm

Office Phone: 618-537-2575

Staff

Calendar

Daily news from the Vatican

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Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Vatican’s secretary for relations with states. / Daniel Ibáñez/CNA.

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Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich, S.J., pictured at the Vatican on Oct. 10, 2018 (before he was named a cardinal). / Daniel Ibáñez/CNA.

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