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Events

Events

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Advent Begins

Advent Begins

  • Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Today is the first day of Advent.
    Advent, the season of: Hopeful longing, Joyful expectation, Prayerful penance, and Spiritual preparation,

First Sunday o...

First Sunday of Advent

  • Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The first candle stands for Hope.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

Children's Mas...

Children's Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Description: The Children's Mass will take place today at 9:30 a.m.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Pray the Rosar...

Pray the Rosary

  • Date: Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: The Altar Rosary Society invites you to pray the Holy Rosary the first Monday of the month after the 7 pm Mass in the Church. All are welcome.

Choir Practice

Choir Practice

  • Date: Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Time: 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Description: Choir Practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Bible Study

Bible Study

  • Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Interested in learning more about the Bible? Consider coming out to the St. Joseph Church Bible Study.
    We are now in the next phase of the Study, reading the book of Exodus.
    We meet every Tuesday after the 7 pm Mass in the Church Hall. For more information, please contact Andrew Rispoli at [email protected].
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Parish Office...

Parish Office Closed

  • Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The Parish Office will be closed today and will re-open tomorrow, Dec. 5th at 10 a.m. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

A-Gathering

A-Gathering

  • Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: All women of the Parish are invited to come together in reflection and in prayer after the 7 pm Mass held in the Church Hall. For more information please contact, Anne McGovern at: [email protected] The "A-Gathering" begins at 7:30 pm.

Choir Practice

  • Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • Time: 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Description: Choir Practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.
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Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.
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First Friday A...

First Friday Adoration

  • Date: Friday, December 6, 2019
  • Time: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Join us for Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction on the First Friday of the month. If you can sit for one hour with Our Lord, please consider volunteering your time and contact: Eileen Chroback at 908-482-0802
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Parish Mission

Parish Mission

  • Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Our Parish Mission begins this evening at the 5 pm Mass. Please welcome Fr. John Devaney, O.P. a Dominican Priest and native from Clinton NJ. The Schedule for our Parish Mission is:
    Sat. 12/7 5 pm Mass, homily by Father John
    Sun. 12/8 All homilies by Fr. John and celebrant at the 9:30 am Mass.
    Mon. 12/9 7 p, Mass, Renewal of Consecration and Question and Answer Time in the Church Hall with Father John after Mass.
    Tues. 12/10 7 pm Mass and Question and Answer Time after the Mass in the Church Hall.
    Wed. 12/11 7 pm Penance Service
    Thurs. 12/12 Mass & Diocesan Consecration to Our Lady of Guadalupe, Benediction and quiet time for prayer.

    At the Question & Answer Events, light refreshments will be served. Please make every effort to come out and welcome Fr. John.

Children's Cho...

Children's Choir Practice

  • Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • Time: 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.
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Gifts Due Back

Gifts Due Back

  • Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Today is the day to return all gifts purchased for those less fortunate from the Jesse Tree. You may place your unwrapped gift in the Church vestibule underneath the tree or to the right stairwell or you drop your gift off at the Parish Office during business hours. Thank you so much for your generosity and for making a child's Christmas "merry and bright.!"

Parish Mission

Parish Mission

  • Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Day 2 of our Parish Mission
    Please welcome Fr. John Devaney, O.P. a Dominican Priest and native from Clinton NJ. The Schedule for our Parish Mission is:
    Sat. 12/7 5 pm Mass, homily by Father John
    Sun. 12/8 All homilies by Fr. John and celebrant at the 9:30 am Mass.
    Mon. 12/9 7 p, Mass, Renewal of Consecration and Question and Answer Time in the Church Hall with Father John after Mass.
    Tues. 12/10 7 pm Mass and Question and Answer Time after the Mass in the Church Hall.
    Wed. 12/11 7 pm Penance Service
    Thurs. 12/12 Mass & Diocesan Consecration to Our Lady of Guadalupe, Benediction and quiet time for prayer.

    At the Question & Answer Events, light refreshments will be served. Please make every effort to come out and welcome Fr. John.

Second Sunday...

Second Sunday of Advent

  • Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The second candle stands for Faith.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

Faith Formation

  • Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM
  • Description: Faith Formation meets today!
    Grades 1-7: Meet at the Grade School 9 am- 10:40 am

    Grade 8: Meet in the Upper Room
    Grade 9: Meet in the Church Hall 9:05 am - 10:50 am
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Parish Mission

Parish Mission

  • Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Day 3 of our Parish Mission continues this evening with Mass at 7 p.m. celebrated by Father John Devaney. Please make every effort to come out and join in our Parish Mission. Sometimes we could use a little revival in our faith, maybe a "pick-me-up" and this just maybe what you need. May God guide you to do what is best for you and may the Holy Spirit enlighten you to come out and see what exactly is a Parish Mission.

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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Parish Mission

Parish Mission

  • Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Day 4 of our Parish Mission continues this evening with Mass at 7 p.m. celebrated by Father John Devaney. After Mass, we will have Question and Answer time in the Church Hall with Father John and Father James. Light refreshments will be available, May the Holy Spirit enlighten you to come to our Parish Mission, in just may revive your faith!

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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PENANCE SERVIC...

PENANCE SERVICE

  • Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Day 5 of our Parish Mission will continue this evening with a Penance Service beginning at 7 pm in the Church. Maybe it's been a year since you've been to Confession, maybe more or maybe less, but please consider going to Confession tonight. There will be 5 Priests ready to hear your Confession. How heaven will rejoice at every soul who walks out of the Confessional, free from sin, filled with sanctifying grace. What a great way to make room in our "inn' for Christ.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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Parish Mission

Parish Mission

  • Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: This is our very last night of our Parish Mission. Today our Diocese of Metuchen will be Consecrated to Our Lady of Guadalupe. We will be having our Consecration Mass at 7 pm followed by Benediction and some quiet time for prayer. Thank you so much for making our Parish Mission a successful one. We thank Fr, John Devaney, O.P. for being our guest. May God bless him and watch over him as he continues to do the will of God, saving souls and teaching the Catholic faith.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

Knights of Col...

Knights of Columbus Meeting

  • Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Knights of Columbus Council #10627 will host a meeting in the Upper Room beginning at 7:30 pm.
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Food for Famil...

Food for Families

  • Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Please help out the Opencupboard Food Pantry by donating non-perishable items and hygiene items this weekend. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, the Open Cupboard Food Pantry is very grateful for all of your generous donations. Please consider donating items that can be used for Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner. Items may be placed in the vestibule of the Church. God bless.

Children's Cho...

Children's Choir Practice

  • Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019
  • Time: 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.
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Food for Famil...

Food for Families

  • Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Please help out the Opencupboard Food Pantry by donating non-perishable items and hygiene items this weekend. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, the Open Cupboard Food Pantry is very grateful for all of your generous donations. Please consider donating items that can be used for Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner. Items may be placed in the vestibule of the Church. God bless.

Third Sunday o...

Third Sunday of Advent

  • Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The third candle stands for Joy.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

Christmas Hosp...

Christmas Hospitality Sunday

  • Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • Time: 8:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Description: Come to the Parish Hall after each Mass, this Sunday, for some bagels, fruit, coffee, juice and our featured Annual Homemade Christmas Cookies baked by our dear parishioners. What a great way to spread some cheer this Advent Season!

Children's Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Description: The Children's Mass will take place today at 9:30 a.m.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Monday, December 16, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Monday, December 16, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Bible Study

Bible Study

  • Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Interested in learning more about the Bible? Consider coming out to the St. Joseph Church Bible Study.
    We are now in the next phase of the Study, reading the book of Exodus.
    We meet every Tuesday after the 7 pm Mass in the Church Hall. For more information, please contact Andrew Rispoli at [email protected].

Choir Practice

Choir Practice

  • Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019
  • Time: 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Description: Choir practice will take place int the Church at 7:45 pm.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Choir Practice

Choir Practice

  • Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
  • Time: 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Description: Choir practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.
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Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

Holy Hour for...

Holy Hour for Life

  • Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Join us together in prayer and adoration for the intention of defending life, marriage and religious liberty in the Church at 7:30 p.m. There will also be time for silent reflection.
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Children's Cho...

Children's Choir Practice

  • Date: Saturday, December 21, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

Cleaning for C...

Cleaning for Christmas

  • Date: Saturday, December 21, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: We are in need of volunteers to come out to our Church on Saturday, 12/21 at 11 am to help clean and prepare the Church for Christmas. Remember, "many hands make light work"!!!
    If you are interested just show up at 11 am at the Church. Thanks in advance for your help in making our Church sparkle for Christmas.

Children's Day...

Children's Day of Merrymaking

  • Date: Saturday, December 21, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Description: Need some time to wrap those Christmas gifts but the children are home? Looking for a fun Christmas activity for your kids, consider coming to A Children's Day of Merrymaking, here at St. Joseph Church. From 12 - 4:30 pm the children will be making ornaments, gingerbread houses, take part in a Christmas Scavenger hunt and an obstacle course. You can even create your own Manger!! How "Merry" is that!!! RSVP by 12/14 to Josie at [email protected]. The cost is only $15, $20 for 2 or more children AND lunch WILL be served !!!

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Saturday, December 21, 2019
  • Time: 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

Mass

  • Date: Saturday, December 21, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.
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Fourth Sunday...

Fourth Sunday of Advent

  • Date: Sunday, December 22, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The fourth candle stands for Peace.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 22, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Monday, December 23, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Monday, December 23, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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Advent Ends

Advent Ends

  • Date: Tuesday, December 24, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: On this, the last day of Advent, may we open our hearts to be attentive to what truly matters without being distracted by trivial things.

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

  • Date: Tuesday, December 24, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The Mass Schedule for Christmas Eve:

    4 pm in Church
    4 pm in Church Hall
    7 pm in Church
    12 midnight in Church

Parish Office...

Parish Office Closed

  • Date: Tuesday, December 24, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: The Parish Office will be closed for the Christmas Holiday. Have yourselves a Merry Little Christmas! Enjoy, make lots of memories and remember to "Keep Christ in Christmas."
    The Parish Office will re-open on Thursday, December 26th.
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Merry Christma...

Merry Christmas

  • Date: Wednesday, December 25, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: Christmas Day Mass Schedule: 8 am and 11 am


    Fr. James wishes all the Parishioners of St. Joseph's Church and throughout the community a Blessed and Holy Christmas. May Christ our True God, Who was born in a manager for the salvation of the entire human race, grant to you and your families His abundant mercy.
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Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Thursday, December 26, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Saturday, December 28, 2019
  • Time: 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

Mass

Mass

  • Date: Saturday, December 28, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.
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Mass

Mass

  • Date: Sunday, December 29, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

5th Sunday Ros...

5th Sunday Rosary

  • Date: Sunday, December 29, 2019
  • Time: 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Description: Join the Altar Rosary Society and the Knights of Columbus in praying the Holy Rosary after the 11 a.m. Mass.
    "The soul which recommends itself to me by the recitation of the Rosary shall not perish." That is one of the 15 promises made by Our Lady when you pray the Rosary. Please consider staying after Mass and praying it with us. God Bless.
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Confession

Confession

  • Date: Monday, December 30, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Monday, December 30, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
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Solemnity of M...

Solemnity of Mary Mother of God

  • Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Today is the Vigil Mass for the Holy Day of Obligation, the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. Mass will be celebrated at 6 pm.

    Happy New Year! May God bless you and your family as we enter into another year. May this new year bring peace, joy, happiness, and grace to all.

Confession

Confession

  • Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Description: Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

Daily Mass

Daily Mass

  • Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Description: Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.
    

Sunday Dec 1, 2019

  • Advent Begins

    Sunday Dec 1, 2019 All day

    Today is the first day of Advent.
    Advent, the season of: Hopeful longing, Joyful expectation, Prayerful penance, and Spiritual preparation,

  • First Sunday of Advent

    Sunday Dec 1, 2019 All day

    The first candle stands for Hope.

  • Mass

    Sunday Dec 1, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

  • Children's Mass

    Sunday Dec 1, 2019 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    The Children's Mass will take place today at 9:30 a.m.

Monday Dec 2, 2019

  • Confession

    Monday Dec 2, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Monday Dec 2, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

  • Pray the Rosary

    Monday Dec 2, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Altar Rosary Society invites you to pray the Holy Rosary the first Monday of the month after the 7 pm Mass in the Church. All are welcome.

  • Choir Practice

    Monday Dec 2, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM

    Choir Practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.

Tuesday Dec 3, 2019

  • Confession

    Tuesday Dec 3, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Tuesday Dec 3, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

  • Bible Study

    Tuesday Dec 3, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Interested in learning more about the Bible? Consider coming out to the St. Joseph Church Bible Study.
    We are now in the next phase of the Study, reading the book of Exodus.
    We meet every Tuesday after the 7 pm Mass in the Church Hall. For more information, please contact Andrew Rispoli at [email protected].

Wednesday Dec 4, 2019

  • Parish Office Closed

    Wednesday Dec 4, 2019 All day

    The Parish Office will be closed today and will re-open tomorrow, Dec. 5th at 10 a.m. Sorry for any inconvenience.

  • Confession

    Wednesday Dec 4, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Wednesday Dec 4, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

  • A-Gathering

    Wednesday Dec 4, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    All women of the Parish are invited to come together in reflection and in prayer after the 7 pm Mass held in the Church Hall. For more information please contact, Anne McGovern at: [email protected] The "A-Gathering" begins at 7:30 pm.

  • Choir Practice

    Wednesday Dec 4, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM

    Choir Practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.

Thursday Dec 5, 2019

  • Daily Mass

    Thursday Dec 5, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

Friday Dec 6, 2019

  • First Friday Adoration

    Friday Dec 6, 2019 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Join us for Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction on the First Friday of the month. If you can sit for one hour with Our Lord, please consider volunteering your time and contact: Eileen Chroback at 908-482-0802

Saturday Dec 7, 2019

  • Parish Mission

    Saturday Dec 7, 2019 All day

    Our Parish Mission begins this evening at the 5 pm Mass. Please welcome Fr. John Devaney, O.P. a Dominican Priest and native from Clinton NJ. The Schedule for our Parish Mission is:
    Sat. 12/7 5 pm Mass, homily by Father John
    Sun. 12/8 All homilies by Fr. John and celebrant at the 9:30 am Mass.
    Mon. 12/9 7 p, Mass, Renewal of Consecration and Question and Answer Time in the Church Hall with Father John after Mass.
    Tues. 12/10 7 pm Mass and Question and Answer Time after the Mass in the Church Hall.
    Wed. 12/11 7 pm Penance Service
    Thurs. 12/12 Mass & Diocesan Consecration to Our Lady of Guadalupe, Benediction and quiet time for prayer.

    At the Question & Answer Events, light refreshments will be served. Please make every effort to come out and welcome Fr. John.

  • Children's Choir Practice

    Saturday Dec 7, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

  • Confession

    Saturday Dec 7, 2019 4:45 PM to 5:00 PM

    Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

  • Mass

    Saturday Dec 7, 2019 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.

Sunday Dec 8, 2019

  • Gifts Due Back

    Sunday Dec 8, 2019 All day

    Today is the day to return all gifts purchased for those less fortunate from the Jesse Tree. You may place your unwrapped gift in the Church vestibule underneath the tree or to the right stairwell or you drop your gift off at the Parish Office during business hours. Thank you so much for your generosity and for making a child's Christmas "merry and bright.!"

  • Parish Mission

    Sunday Dec 8, 2019 All day

    Day 2 of our Parish Mission
    Please welcome Fr. John Devaney, O.P. a Dominican Priest and native from Clinton NJ. The Schedule for our Parish Mission is:
    Sat. 12/7 5 pm Mass, homily by Father John
    Sun. 12/8 All homilies by Fr. John and celebrant at the 9:30 am Mass.
    Mon. 12/9 7 p, Mass, Renewal of Consecration and Question and Answer Time in the Church Hall with Father John after Mass.
    Tues. 12/10 7 pm Mass and Question and Answer Time after the Mass in the Church Hall.
    Wed. 12/11 7 pm Penance Service
    Thurs. 12/12 Mass & Diocesan Consecration to Our Lady of Guadalupe, Benediction and quiet time for prayer.

    At the Question & Answer Events, light refreshments will be served. Please make every effort to come out and welcome Fr. John.

  • Second Sunday of Advent

    Sunday Dec 8, 2019 All day

    The second candle stands for Faith.

  • Mass

    Sunday Dec 8, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

  • Faith Formation

    Sunday Dec 8, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:40 AM

    Faith Formation meets today!
    Grades 1-7: Meet at the Grade School 9 am- 10:40 am

    Grade 8: Meet in the Upper Room
    Grade 9: Meet in the Church Hall 9:05 am - 10:50 am

Monday Dec 9, 2019

  • Parish Mission

    Monday Dec 9, 2019 All day

    Day 3 of our Parish Mission continues this evening with Mass at 7 p.m. celebrated by Father John Devaney. Please make every effort to come out and join in our Parish Mission. Sometimes we could use a little revival in our faith, maybe a "pick-me-up" and this just maybe what you need. May God guide you to do what is best for you and may the Holy Spirit enlighten you to come out and see what exactly is a Parish Mission.

  • Confession

    Monday Dec 9, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Monday Dec 9, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Tuesday Dec 10, 2019

  • Parish Mission

    Tuesday Dec 10, 2019 All day

    Day 4 of our Parish Mission continues this evening with Mass at 7 p.m. celebrated by Father John Devaney. After Mass, we will have Question and Answer time in the Church Hall with Father John and Father James. Light refreshments will be available, May the Holy Spirit enlighten you to come to our Parish Mission, in just may revive your faith!

  • Confession

    Tuesday Dec 10, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Tuesday Dec 10, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Wednesday Dec 11, 2019

  • PENANCE SERVICE

    Wednesday Dec 11, 2019 All day

    Day 5 of our Parish Mission will continue this evening with a Penance Service beginning at 7 pm in the Church. Maybe it's been a year since you've been to Confession, maybe more or maybe less, but please consider going to Confession tonight. There will be 5 Priests ready to hear your Confession. How heaven will rejoice at every soul who walks out of the Confessional, free from sin, filled with sanctifying grace. What a great way to make room in our "inn' for Christ.

  • Daily Mass

    Wednesday Dec 11, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Thursday Dec 12, 2019

  • Parish Mission

    Thursday Dec 12, 2019 All day

    This is our very last night of our Parish Mission. Today our Diocese of Metuchen will be Consecrated to Our Lady of Guadalupe. We will be having our Consecration Mass at 7 pm followed by Benediction and some quiet time for prayer. Thank you so much for making our Parish Mission a successful one. We thank Fr, John Devaney, O.P. for being our guest. May God bless him and watch over him as he continues to do the will of God, saving souls and teaching the Catholic faith.

  • Daily Mass

    Thursday Dec 12, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

  • Knights of Columbus Meeting

    Thursday Dec 12, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Knights of Columbus Council #10627 will host a meeting in the Upper Room beginning at 7:30 pm.

Saturday Dec 14, 2019

  • Food for Families

    Saturday Dec 14, 2019 All day

    Please help out the Opencupboard Food Pantry by donating non-perishable items and hygiene items this weekend. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, the Open Cupboard Food Pantry is very grateful for all of your generous donations. Please consider donating items that can be used for Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner. Items may be placed in the vestibule of the Church. God bless.

  • Children's Choir Practice

    Saturday Dec 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

  • Confession

    Saturday Dec 14, 2019 4:45 PM to 5:00 PM

    Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

  • Mass

    Saturday Dec 14, 2019 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.

Sunday Dec 15, 2019

  • Food for Families

    Sunday Dec 15, 2019 All day

    Please help out the Opencupboard Food Pantry by donating non-perishable items and hygiene items this weekend. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, the Open Cupboard Food Pantry is very grateful for all of your generous donations. Please consider donating items that can be used for Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner. Items may be placed in the vestibule of the Church. God bless.

  • Third Sunday of Advent

    Sunday Dec 15, 2019 All day

    The third candle stands for Joy.

  • Mass

    Sunday Dec 15, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

  • Christmas Hospitality Sunday

    Sunday Dec 15, 2019 8:45 AM to 12:45 PM

    Come to the Parish Hall after each Mass, this Sunday, for some bagels, fruit, coffee, juice and our featured Annual Homemade Christmas Cookies baked by our dear parishioners. What a great way to spread some cheer this Advent Season!

  • Children's Mass

    Sunday Dec 15, 2019 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    The Children's Mass will take place today at 9:30 a.m.

Monday Dec 16, 2019

  • Confession

    Monday Dec 16, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Monday Dec 16, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Tuesday Dec 17, 2019

  • Confession

    Tuesday Dec 17, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Tuesday Dec 17, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

  • Bible Study

    Tuesday Dec 17, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Interested in learning more about the Bible? Consider coming out to the St. Joseph Church Bible Study.
    We are now in the next phase of the Study, reading the book of Exodus.
    We meet every Tuesday after the 7 pm Mass in the Church Hall. For more information, please contact Andrew Rispoli at [email protected].

  • Choir Practice

    Tuesday Dec 17, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM

    Choir practice will take place int the Church at 7:45 pm.

Wednesday Dec 18, 2019

  • Confession

    Wednesday Dec 18, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Wednesday Dec 18, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

  • Choir Practice

    Wednesday Dec 18, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM

    Choir practice will take place in the Church at 7:45 pm.

Thursday Dec 19, 2019

  • Daily Mass

    Thursday Dec 19, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

  • Holy Hour for Life

    Thursday Dec 19, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Join us together in prayer and adoration for the intention of defending life, marriage and religious liberty in the Church at 7:30 p.m. There will also be time for silent reflection.

Saturday Dec 21, 2019

  • Children's Choir Practice

    Saturday Dec 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    The Children's Choir Practice will take place today, in the Church, from 10 am - 11 am. We will be singing at the 4 pm Mass on Christmas Day!
    Remember, "He who sings prays twice!"

  • Cleaning for Christmas

    Saturday Dec 21, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    We are in need of volunteers to come out to our Church on Saturday, 12/21 at 11 am to help clean and prepare the Church for Christmas. Remember, "many hands make light work"!!!
    If you are interested just show up at 11 am at the Church. Thanks in advance for your help in making our Church sparkle for Christmas.

  • Children's Day of Merrymaking

    Saturday Dec 21, 2019 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM

    Need some time to wrap those Christmas gifts but the children are home? Looking for a fun Christmas activity for your kids, consider coming to A Children's Day of Merrymaking, here at St. Joseph Church. From 12 - 4:30 pm the children will be making ornaments, gingerbread houses, take part in a Christmas Scavenger hunt and an obstacle course. You can even create your own Manger!! How "Merry" is that!!! RSVP by 12/14 to Josie at [email protected]. The cost is only $15, $20 for 2 or more children AND lunch WILL be served !!!

  • Confession

    Saturday Dec 21, 2019 4:45 PM to 5:00 PM

    Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

  • Mass

    Saturday Dec 21, 2019 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.

Sunday Dec 22, 2019

  • Fourth Sunday of Advent

    Sunday Dec 22, 2019 All day

    The fourth candle stands for Peace.

  • Mass

    Sunday Dec 22, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

Monday Dec 23, 2019

  • Confession

    Monday Dec 23, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Monday Dec 23, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Tuesday Dec 24, 2019

  • Advent Ends

    Tuesday Dec 24, 2019 All day

    On this, the last day of Advent, may we open our hearts to be attentive to what truly matters without being distracted by trivial things.

  • Christmas Eve

    Tuesday Dec 24, 2019 All day

    The Mass Schedule for Christmas Eve:

    4 pm in Church
    4 pm in Church Hall
    7 pm in Church
    12 midnight in Church

  • Parish Office Closed

    Tuesday Dec 24, 2019 All day

    The Parish Office will be closed for the Christmas Holiday. Have yourselves a Merry Little Christmas! Enjoy, make lots of memories and remember to "Keep Christ in Christmas."
    The Parish Office will re-open on Thursday, December 26th.

Wednesday Dec 25, 2019

  • Merry Christmas

    Wednesday Dec 25, 2019 All day

    Christmas Day Mass Schedule: 8 am and 11 am


    Fr. James wishes all the Parishioners of St. Joseph's Church and throughout the community a Blessed and Holy Christmas. May Christ our True God, Who was born in a manager for the salvation of the entire human race, grant to you and your families His abundant mercy.

Thursday Dec 26, 2019

  • Daily Mass

    Thursday Dec 26, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 9:00 am in the Church.

Saturday Dec 28, 2019

  • Confession

    Saturday Dec 28, 2019 4:45 PM to 5:00 PM

    Confession is available in the Sacristy to the left of the altar, due to the renovation of the Confessional, from 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

  • Mass

    Saturday Dec 28, 2019 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The Saturday Vigil Mass is at 5 pm.

Sunday Dec 29, 2019

  • Mass

    Sunday Dec 29, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    The Mass Schedule is as follows: 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am.

  • 5th Sunday Rosary

    Sunday Dec 29, 2019 11:45 AM to 12:45 PM

    Join the Altar Rosary Society and the Knights of Columbus in praying the Holy Rosary after the 11 a.m. Mass.
    "The soul which recommends itself to me by the recitation of the Rosary shall not perish." That is one of the 15 promises made by Our Lady when you pray the Rosary. Please consider staying after Mass and praying it with us. God Bless.

Monday Dec 30, 2019

  • Confession

    Monday Dec 30, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Monday Dec 30, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.

Tuesday Dec 31, 2019

  • Solemnity of Mary Mother of God

    Tuesday Dec 31, 2019 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Today is the Vigil Mass for the Holy Day of Obligation, the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. Mass will be celebrated at 6 pm.

    Happy New Year! May God bless you and your family as we enter into another year. May this new year bring peace, joy, happiness, and grace to all.

  • Confession

    Tuesday Dec 31, 2019 6:30 PM to 6:55 PM

    Confession is offered from 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm in the back of the Church.

  • Daily Mass

    Tuesday Dec 31, 2019 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Join us for Daily Mass at 7 pm in the Church.