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Mass Times: Weekdays 8 am, Saturday 5 pm, Sunday 9 am

Confessions: Saturday 4:00 - 4:45 pm. before Mass.

Pastor: Fr. Michael Gutgsell
Call 402-253-2889

First Holy Eucharist: Third week of Easter.

RE Class 2018: First Holy Eucharist

Summer: Religious Education Activities.

Grounds: Saint Joseph's prayer garden.

Annual Picnic: 2018 picnic was held indoors.

Annual Picnic: 2018 picnic was held indoors.

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St. Joseph Catholic Community is a parish family united by a common faith whose mission is: to proclaim and live the Good News of Jesus; to worship God according to the Catholic tradition; to be a welcoming, loving community; to serve the educational and social needs of the community; to reach out to all, especially the poor, the disenfranchised and the most vulnerable of the world - to bring all people to Jesus Christ.

Wed., Mar. 20, RE, 6:15 P.M.

Fri., Mar. 22, Stations of the Cross, 5:30 p.m.

Fri., Apr. 5, Fish Fry, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

This movement within the Catholic Church, formerly known as Cursillo, now known as CEC, is a lay Catholic movement, guided by the Holy spirit and is sponsered by the Archdiocese of Omaha to help advance the Pastoral Vision of "One Church, Encountering Christ, Equipping Disciples and Living Mercy", CEC is an opportunity  for every Catholic or non-Catholic Christian who wished to strengthen and ignite their faith in Our Lord Jesus Christ.  CEC is a combined effort of laity and clergy offering a personal encounter with Jesus over a 2 1/2 day weekend experience, beginning on Friday evening and ending on Sunday night.  Your faith and love for Christ and His Church will be strengthened spiritually as you live and study with priests, deacons, and laity with talks, discussion, prayer and song.

The upcoming weekends for Spring of 2019 at the Archdiocese Retreat Center near 60th and Military in Omaha are as folloes:  MEN's: March 8 -10 and WOMEN's: March 22 - 24.  For further information contact Deacon Terry Ficenec at 402-677-5643 or check out CEC's webpage at www.cecomaha.org.

The Knights of Columbus and Ladies Guild offer scholarships on a competitive basis to members of the parish who will graduate from high school or a home school this spring and plan to continue their education. Applications are in the Knights of Columbus mailbox. They must be returned to the Knights mailbox by March 31. You may contact Kevin Schuster at kevin.schuster@ymail.com with questions.

St. Joseph Church has two wheelchairs available for anyone who needs assistance getting into or out of the church. A chair is located in the South entryway. (The front door we do not use). Feel free to borrow this chair if you need it.


If you need to reach the church secretary, (Sharon VanTassell) the email address has changed. Please email us secretary68059@gmail.com

Spirit Catholic Radio is sponsoring a coloring contest for all Catholic children kindergarten through 8th grade.  You can submit your drawings through April 8.  The theme is "Why I Love My Catholic Faith".  Use crayons, markers, colored pencils or paint.  Categories are K - 3rd grade, 4th - 6th grade, and 7th and 8th grade.  Three grand prize winners will get a one-night stay at the Holiday Inn Country Cllub Plaza in Kansas City and $30 to Raising Canes.  See the poster above the credeza in the church entryway for more information.


Dr. Tom Osborne talk to youth at St. Joseph Church


Fish Fry sign-ups are on the credenza in the vestibule. We will need desserts and volunteers to man the raffle and dessert tables. You may also use the Sign Up Genius website HERE.

Please consider helping to clean the church kitchen on Tuesday, March 5th, beginning at 6:30pm. Snacks and drinks will be provided. 

For the sick: Kathy Ewing, Harriet Green, Sally Leyden, Jerry Martin, Wes Erhart, Frank Novotny.
*Please let us know if a person needs to be removed from our Prayer List.



Monday                    Joyce Cockerill +

Tuesday                   Dorothy Hilleman +

Wed.  8 a.m.            Bill Urbanski +

Wed.  6:15 p.m.       Dr. Lynn DeMarco +          

Thursday                 Terry Hughes +

Friday                      Francis Gutgsell +  

Saturday                  Frank Bryl +

Sunday                     People of St. Joseph