History of St. Joseph Catholic Church In … Read More »
One of the advantages of being the one who maintains the website for the parish (of course, with the pastor's blessing) is that I have a great deal of autonomy about what I put on the webpage. I've … [Read More...]
Emmanuel: “God is with us.” Compassion: “To suffer with.” Empathy: “in-feeling.” Mercy (from the Latin, “Misericordia): “pity (or tenderness) of the heart.” We see all this in God’s response to the … [Read More...]
Today's celebration of the Body and Blood of Christ originated in 1246 as the feast of Corpus Christi. In the reform of the Church’s Liturgical Calendar in the 1960’s, the feast of Corpus Christi was … [Read More...]
Today we celebrate the Feast Day of the mystery of God as Father, Son, and Holy Spirit--the Most Holy Trinity. It is a mystery that we never could have arrived at by human reason, but only by the … [Read More...]
St. Joseph Church in Lancaster was established in 1849. The large, beautiful church stands at the head of Saint Joseph Street, in Lancaster's historic "Cabbage Hill" neighborhood, nicknamed for the mostly German community that St. Joseph was established to serve. While the neighborhood has changed, St. Joseph continues to provide charity and guidance to the many parishioners and neighbors who know the church to be a place of stability, generosity, and faithful Catholic discipleship.
4:00 pm Confessions
5:00 pm Mass
7:30 am Confessions
8:00 am Mass
10:00 am Confessions
10:30 am Mass
Daily Masses (lower church)
6:30 am Mon-Fri
8:15 am Tues, Thurs, Sat.