“Behold the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel”
Coffee and Donuts
Please support our fundraising efforts by joining us for coffee and donuts served by the members of our Divine Mercy in the Parish hall after the Masses on Sunday.
We would like to thank all those who attended our Second Annual Gala Banquet, Towards the next 70 years, in the Seaview Hotel and especially the Committee who dedicated many hours in the preparation of the event.
We will publish the amount raised for the Parish improvements in our next bulletin.
The winner of the Women’s Club Thanksgiving Basket was ticket no. 314067.
Come one, Come
The Women’s Club annual Christmas party will take place in Miami Shores Country Club on Tuesday, December 10th at 12pm.
Please contact Bonita at 786-389-6039 for reservations.
The Christmas Decorations
In the Church are donated in loving memory of Pasquale & Jean Carrano by their daughter, Nikki Carrano.
Retirement Fund for Religious
Help aging sisters, brothers, and religious order priests.
“Each year the need to provide for our elderly (members) becomes more pressing, and we are ever more grateful for these providential funds”, writes a religious sister about the financial assistance received from the Retirement Fund for Religious.
Your donation helps provide necessities such as prescription medication and nursing care. Please give to those who have given a lifetime.
Feast of the Immaculate Conception, December 9th
Not a holy day of obligation this year. Masses will be at 8am & 5:30pm in English and 7pm in Spanish.
Come and enjoy Alberto Joya in concert after the7pm Mass on December 9th in the Church.
English, Monday, December 9th at 7pm in the chapel.
Spanish, Monday January 6th at 7:30pm in the chapel.
Please call the parish office to register, there will be a $15.00 fee if the baptism is not taking place here.
Spirit of Taize
Songs and Prayer in the Spirit of Taize Friday, December 13th at 7:30pm in the Church.
We are hosting a Blood Drive on Sunday, December 15th. Give the gift of Life, Give blood.
The infant Child will begin on Monday, December 16th at 7:30pm.
Mark your Calendars
Parish Penitential and Anointing Service, Tuesday, December 17th at 7pm.
Prayer in Action
We are collecting unwrapped Christmas gifts; personal hygiene items, socks, teddy bears, etc., for the residents of Treasure Isle Nursing Home to be distributed on December 21st.
Simbang Gabi 2013
December 22nd at 7:30pm in the Church.
Sponsored by: The Filipino Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Miami and the Parishioners of St. Joseph.
Reception will follow after the Mass with various Filipino food!!! All are invited.
Religious Education Classes
Take place on Sundays at 9:15am & Tuesdays in the school at 3:15pm.
If you are not baptized or have not completed the Sacraments of Initiation please fill out an application form available on our Welcome Table, one of our priests will interview you before you begin your preparation for the Sacraments.
Be an Altar server
Making the difference serving Saturday and Sunday Masses.
For more information please call Gustavo, our Youth minister at 786-477-9759.
If you lose something in the church or chapel, please check with the parish office, we have a found items box, 305-866-6567.
Our weekend collections:
Debt. Reduction: $236.00
St. Vincent de Paul: $1,737.00
Thanksgiving Day: $1,923.00
Thank you for your generosity.
In memory of deceased loved ones, in lieu of flowers, honor their memory through a gift to St. Joseph Church. What a beautiful way to honor a loved one by supporting the eternal work of the Church! For more Information, contact the rectory or call the Office of Planned Giving at 305-762-1110.