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“To build a dynamic Roman Catholic family of faith that seeks to encounter Jesus through the spiritual, Sacramental, catechetical, and social life of the Church. We strive to be the beacon of the light of Christ to all through joyful service and mission.”
News & Events
St. Rita of Cascia Novena
Please join us for the Memorial of St. Rita of Cascia Novena Prayers & Benediction. Sunday, May 20 & Monday, May 21 5:00 pm in the church. Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 22 at 5:00 pm in the church. Roses will be blessed and distributed.
CHURCH DIRECTORY UPDATE! Appointments are being scheduled now for June 6 – 8, from 2 – 8:30; June 9th from 10:30 – 4. There are some terrific advantages to participating in our directory program. You will receive a complimentary directory and an 8×10 portrait sent postage free to your home. No hidden costs, no sales pressure, and no sitting fees. Harmony Smith will be available to help you schedule your appointment. You can contact her at email@example.com or 610-714-9290 or you can schedule your appointment online. Simply go to the Universal website, www.ucdir.com, click on the yellow sunburst icon, enter pa787 in the Church Code Field and enter sjpv in the Church Password field. Sign up today!
Walking Towards Eternity Bible Study
Do you want to be a better person? Daring to Walk the Walk is an 8-part bible study featuring Jeff Cavins. The study session begins the week of April 5th through May 25th. Sessions will be held on Thursday evenings at the Shrine of Saint Therese 6:30-8:00 pm and Friday mornings at St. Joseph’s Rectory 9:00-10:30 am. Participants can attend either Thursday or Friday or switch between the two days as each session will offer the same material each week. Participants can also join in at any time!
You can attend the study for FREE! If you want the accompanying workbook there is a cost of $10. To register please call the rectory and speak with Lisa at 570-645-2664 ext. 1 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.