- Prayer & Worship
- Lifelong Faith Formation
Lenten Retreat: The Prayer of Jesus - Centering
- Jim Haebig -Director of Christian Formation
If we take the time to skim through the Gospels, we notice that Jesus seemed to prefer a prayer of quiet rather than social, liturgical, or verbal prayer, which is mentioned only a few times by the Gospel writers. What we do notice is that very often “he got up in the morning, before dawn and left the house and went off to a lonely place to pray.” Before any major event we are told that “he went off by himself to pray.” To start his public ministry, he went off by himself into the desert for forty days – missing all the formal family based Sabbath observances.
What Jesus did say is that: “you should go to your private room, shut the door, and pray to your Father who is in that secret place. ...
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School Days, School Days!
Visit School Site
Saturdays at 4:00 p.m.
Sundays at 8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Mass in Spanish: 2nd Sunday of each month
at 12:30 p.m.
Check the bulletin for times of weekday Masses, Holy Day Masses, Masses for the hearing impaired.
-St. Joseph Parish Lenten Schedule…View Listing of activities
- FRIDAY FISH FRY starting March 7
-Our Stewardship of Time and Talent weekend will be March 15-16 – View 2014 TIME and TALENT Booklet (pdf file)