Welcome

Welcome to St. Joseph's Catholic Church, East Orange, New Jersey!

We are the people of God called together to form a Catholic Community, under the patronage of St Joseph. We are aware of the constant goodness of our God and the need we have in our lives to return his generosity. We are pledged to engage with the Gospel message, extend ourselves to the poor, proclaim the message of salvation to all we meet and to do all in our power to bring about the Kingdom of God in this small part of God's earth, East Orange, New Jersey.

 

 

 

St. Joseph Parish

Mass Times

Weekdays: 12 noon
Saturday: 9:00am and 5:00pm (Sunday mass)
Sunday: 8:00am, 9:30am (Spanish) & 12 noon
CCD 10:30 - 11:45 Sunday

Reconciliation: 4:00 pm Saturday or ask the priest before or after mass.

Rosary: weekdays 11:30am before mass and after the 9:00am mass on Saturdays

Office Hours

OFFICE HOURS

Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 12:00pm
12:30pm to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday closed

Events

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Staff

Parish News

Christmas Masses Schedule

Mass Schedule for Christmas:

 December 24th, 2020

- 7:00 pm display of the Nativity ... Read More »

Faith formation

You can still register for Adult Faith Formation  (RCIA) using the form below   ... Read More »

Our Parish reopens for Sunday Masses !

Our Parish reopens for Sunday Masses on Saturday, June 20, 2020.

You may find ... Read More »

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Catholic News

George Weigel: Cupich’s criticisms of Gomez are baseless

CNA Staff, Jan 22, 2021 / 07:56 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Jose Gomez, president of the U.S. bishops’ conference, showed courage in releasing a statement on the day of President Joe Biden’s inauguration despite opposition from within the conference, said papal biographer and longtime Church observer George Weigel.

Weigel said Gomez displayed “episcopal courage” at a time when others demanded “a reprise of the accommodationist approach to Catholic public officials long championed by Theodore McCarrick.”

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US bishops urge Biden to reject abortion rights after 'deeply disturbing' statement

CNA Staff, Jan 22, 2021 / 05:40 pm (CNA).- President Joe Biden’s statement backing legal abortion on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade drew swift reaction from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, whose pro-life chairman said the no president of the United States should ever defend denying the right to life of unborn children.

 

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UN adopts resolution on protecting religious sites

CNA Staff, Jan 22, 2021 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- The U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution Thursday calling for greater efforts to protect religious sites from acts of terrorism and asking for a global conference on the subject.

Titled “Promoting a culture of peace and tolerance to safeguard religious sites,” the resolution asks Secretary General Antonio Guterres to launch an international conference to discuss the best means of implementing the United Nations Plan of Action to Safeguard Religious Sites.

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