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

Staff

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Parish News

July 4th Mass Time

On Thursday July 4th, the mass  will be at 8am. There will be no ... Read More »

Altar Servers Celebrated

Our Altar Servers with their certificates after their celebration mass. Thank you for your service!

Mass intentions for 2019

The mass intentions book is open for 2019. Please contact the office if you ... Read More »

St Joseph's parish

Catholic News

Spanish bishops on migrants: 'We don't love God if we don't love our brothers'

Madrid, Spain, Sep 19, 2019 / 05:50 pm (CNA).- The head of the migration commission for the Spanish Bishops’ Conference emphasized that love of neighbor is essential for Christians, and this includes a care for migrants and refugees.

“We don't love God if we don't love our brothers,” stressed Bishop Luis Quinteiro of Tuy-Vigo in a presentation on the bishops’ preparations for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees.

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Padre Pio overcame suffering with hope, says Italian journalist

Foggia, Italy, Sep 19, 2019 / 04:58 pm (CNA).- More than 50 years after the death of Padre Pio, one of the last journalists to interview the saint has reflected on the saint's hope and suffering.

Renzo Allegri, the author of the biography “Man of Hope,” visited the Italian saint a year before he died in 1968. He said Pio’s suffering was difficult to witness, but the experience emphasized the saint's silent strength.

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Indiana bishop offers cemetery for burial of aborted remains

Fort Wayne, Ind., Sep 19, 2019 / 03:45 pm (CNA).- The Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend offered Thursday the use of a Catholic cemetery to bury the more than 2,000 remains of aborted children that were discovered in the garage of a recently-deceased former abortionist, as authorities in one state close their investigation into the discovery.

“I join my voice to the many people who have expressed their horror and disgust at the discovery of 2,246 medically preserved remains of unborn babies in the Illinois home of Ulrich Klopfer, who performed thousands of abortions in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend,” Rhoades said Sept. 19.

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