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St Joseph Catholic Church 100th Anniversary

We were established as a parish April 26, 1920. Join us at out 100th anniversary events.JOINS US FOR MASS ON OUR 100TH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND:
Saturday, April 25, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 26, 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
Social to follow all the Masses in Tranquille Hall.

WE WOULD LIKE TO LET FORMER PARISHIONERS KNOW ABOUT OUR 100TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS. Please call Fr Leo or email him at leogenglish@gmail.com with names and contact information. Thank you

OTHER CENTENNIAL ACTIVITIES  (see details below):
Parish Mission: March 29 – April 1  Mission Preacher – Fr. Jack Kingsbury
Parish Dinner: May 3, Evergreen Park
St. Joseph Day in the Park: Sunday, June 14, Muskoseepi Park, Mass at 11 am followed by family fun in the park.

100th Anniversary Dinner Tickets available for purchase following all weekend Masses and during the week at the parish office.  This special dinner with entertainment will be held at Evergreen Park, May 3, 2020, to commemorate this momentous occasion.  Dress: Sunday best  Tickets $50 each  Deadline: March 18  If you wish to purchase tickets on-line: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/st-joseph-catholic-church-100th-anniversary-dinner-tickets-89295287609

PARISH MISSION – The Journey
A time of reflection, inspiration & fellowship.
Mission Preacher: Fr. Jack Kingsbury, C.Ss.R.
Join us as you are able – one day or every day
Social to follow each evening (except Tuesday)
Simultaneous programs each evening for children and youth Kindergarten to Grade 12
Sunday, March 29: Am I Ready?
7:00 – 8:15 pm
Monday, March 30:
12:10 pm, weekday Mass
7:00 – 8:15 pm, Who is with me?
Tuesday, March 31:
12:10 pm, weekday Mass
7:00 – 8:15 pm, What needs to go?
Wednesday, April 1
12:10 pm | Sacrament of the Sick (no Mass)
Lunch following (See our website to register for lunch)
7:00 – 8:30 pm,  Are we there yet?

Father John (Jack) Kingsbury, C.Ss.R. grew up in Massachusetts. He obtained a Doctorate of Ministry (D.Min.) degree in 1996. His ministry experiences have included parish ministry in both the US and Caribbean, Retreat House ministry, and Formation Ministry. He is now the Coordinator for the Conference of Redemptorists of North America. His hobby is the study of biblical coins (make sure you ask him about the Judean Coin exhibit).

ST. JOSEPH DAY IN THE PARK – Sunday, June 14, Muskoseepee Park
11:00 a.m., Mass in the amphitheater. Bring lawn chairs / tarps / blankets to sit on.
12:30 p.m., Musical entertainment following Mass in amphitheatre
Lunch – bring a picnic lunch for your family, or purchase lunch from food trucks in attendance
Following lunch – organized games and activities for children’s age groups
Please join us as we continue to celebrate our parish family and friends.