A Note from Father Peter

A Note from Father Peter

September 19

Posted by Saint Joseph

Dear Saint Joseph Parishioners, It’s a joy to be writing for this week’s bulletin. I hope you are settling into the new school year. I know there are always so many, many things to take care of and it might seem a little over whelming. I promise you my ... Read More »

September 5

Posted by Saint Joseph

Dear Saint Joseph Parishioners, These weeks have been hot and humid which makes us grateful for our air conditioning units. In fact I am sure it makes you grateful for many of the material benefits we have in our beloved country. Let’s continue to be aware of the needs ... Read More »

August 29

Posted by Saint Joseph

Dear Saint Joseph Parishioners, Recently we gathered outside to bless our new statue of Saint Joseph and the Holy Family. The statue is a reminder to us that 'family' is such an important aspect of life in our parish. You all have given me a deeper understanding of just ... Read More »

August 22

Posted by Saint Joseph

Dear Saint Joseph Parishioners,   I hope this note finds you well and enjoying the rest of your summer! School will be starting up for many of you during these weeks. There is a lot to think about and organize. One of the primary tasks for parents is the ... Read More »

August 15

Posted by Saint Joseph

Dear Saint Joseph Parishioners,

I have received many ‘welcome back, Father’ greetings. Many of you have commented on how much you enjoyed Fr. Alapaty and Fr. William. Both of them were very enriched by their time here!

As for my time away, well, the monastery in Aptos was simply ... Read More »

August 8

Posted by Saint Joseph

A Note from our Facilities Manager Dear Parishioners,   So many volunteers do behind the scenes discipleship at our parish. Our discipleship of service happens whenever needed. But often since Wednesday is church night, after Mass it is also the time to start new projects, and do maintenance and ... Read More »

August 1

Posted by Saint Joseph

A Note from our Music Director

Dear Parishioners,

I vividly remember sitting on my mother’s lap as a child in church and being thrilled at the sound of the organ. I wasn’t able to walk until I was 6 due to a congenital foot defect. The orthopedic surgeon who ... Read More »

July 25

Posted by Saint Joseph

Transcript of a video message from Fr Peter

See the video here Holy Family near the monastery

"Hello there my dear St Joseph parishioners,

I was driving up the road toward the monastery and came across this beautiful little sanctuary to Jesus and Mary, and baby Jesus. So I thought I ... Read More »

July 18

Posted by Saint Joseph

A Note from our Finance Council Chair

Dear St. Joseph Parishioners,

Father Peter asked a few of us to write a bulletin greeting to be published while he is on retreat. I am the Finance Chair for St. Joseph’s and I work with a really great Finance Committee. We ... Read More »

July 11

Posted by Saint Joseph

A Note From Our Director of Faith Formation

Hello friends at Saint Joseph,

After Tom and I raised six children, supported by this wonderful parish, I was surprised and blessed to be asked to lead the efforts to pass on the faith to our youngest and most valuable parishioners ... Read More »