Earlier this month Pope Francis tweeted: The company of the saints helps us recognize that God never abandons us, so that we can live and bear witness to hope on this earth. At our October gatherings of… Continue reading
At the time of creation God called the world into being and called his people into a community. “I will take you as my own people, and I will be your God…” Exodus 6: 7… Continue reading
Community FoodBank of NJ
St. Joseph Youth Ministry organized a trip to the Community FoodBank of NJ. Located in Hillside, the group arrived there on Thursday, July 26 shortly before 10 am and worked until 12 noon.
Along with… Continue reading
Opportunities for Charitable Acts!
Eva’s Soup Kitchen
On Monday, August 6, St. Joseph High School Youth Ministry will be volunteering to serve lunch at Eva’s soup kitchen in Paterson from 10:45 am until 1:00 pm. We will meet at… Continue reading
Pentecost, the Feast of the Holy Spirit, is celebrated 50 days after Easter. This year Pentecost Sunday is May 20 and signals the end of Eastertime.
Who is the Holy Spirit ? The Holy Spirit is… Continue reading
“If we don’t teach our children to follow Christ, the world will teach them not to.” Everything we do at St. Joseph Church points to our following Christ, everything.
If we follow Christ, we keep his… Continue reading
Showing compassion, mercy and forgiveness are characteristics of a follower of Jesus. At the March gatherings, small groups of people role-played various situations to show how these qualities can be applied to everyday life. By using the… Continue reading
Grace is God’s amazing gift to us. It is freely given and unmerited. During the January gatherings we looked at the story of Adam and Eve’s temptation and listened to the origin of the song, Amazing Grace.… Continue reading