At St. Joseph Church in West Milford, NJ, the roots of our Catholic faith date back many generations to 1765. Guided by the Holy Spirit, we hold dear and practice the teachings of this beautiful faith and pass… Continue reading
The summer months are part of the church’s Ordinary Time but in August we celebrate feast days of saints that are hardly ordinary ! John Vianney, Dominic, Clare, Maximilian Kolbe, Pope Pius X, Rose of Lima, Augustine and… Continue reading
At our April Gatherings we studied the Sacraments of Marriage and Holy Orders.
The celebration of these sacraments involves commitment & service. They involve promising, with God’s help, to serve & be there for others.
We… Continue reading
Jesus celebrated the Passover with the apostles on the night before he died. For Christians this feast is Holy Thursday. At this supper Jesus gave us the sacraments of Holy Orders ~ Jesus washed the feet… Continue reading
Sunday, April 9, is the beginning of the holiest week of our church year. During this time we remember the events of Jesus’ last days on earth. This includes his entry into the city of Jerusalem, the… Continue reading
During the gatherings of Generations of Faith households spent time talking about the Lenten practices of prayer, fasting and almsgiving. After deciding what they would do as a family, each household wrote on a small colorful piece… Continue reading
At our March gatherings we give attention to the Sacraments of Healing: the Anointing of the Sick and Reconciliation.
The sacrament that helps unite those who are suffering with Jesus’ saving and healing power is… Continue reading
Today Pope Francis tweeted, “Lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of Easter, Christ’s victory over death.” Our Catholic practice during this time is “Keeping the Practices of Lent.” These practices are… Continue reading