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Parish School of Religion
Classes resumed September 10th
Registration forms and calendars are now available on the Parish School of Religion Page.
Please see our 2017-2018 PSR Faith Formation Flyer.
Begining October 5th, 2017
Discovering Christ is a seven-week experience where anyone and everyone, from the baptized in the pews to the unbaptized, is invited to hear the Good News and personally encounter Jesus Christ. Discovering Christ helps people enter into or renew a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, experience the love of God the Father, and be empowered by the Holy Spirit to live as God’s children.
American Girl Bingo
St. Joseph's will host an American Girl Bingo on October 14th in Riggie Hall. There will be 16 games and 2 specials featuring Seven American Girl Dolls including the 2016 and 2017 Dolls of the Year. Other prizes will include American Girl Accessories, Play Sets, Style Collections, Books and Videos. Raffles and door prizes will also be available, with lunch and snacks for sale. The doors will open at noon with the first game at 1:00 pm. A limited number of tickets (200) will be sold for this event for $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Order your tickets now via PayPal ($20 plus $0.88 service fee) at www.MyStJoseph.org or by calling the parish office at (301) 797-9445.
Basket and Bag Bingo
St. James' will host a Basket and Bag Bingo on November 5th in Hagerstown at St. Joseph Church in Riggie Hall. There will be 20 games plus specials, 50/50 games, silent auctions, and tip jars. Raffles and door prizes will also be available, with lunch and snacks for sale. The doors will open at 12:30 with the first game at 2:00 pm. A limited number of tickets will be sold for this event for $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Order your tickets now via PayPal ($20 plus $0.88 service fee) at http://www.mystjamesmd.org/bingo.html or by calling the parish office at (301) 432-2887
We are excited to be welcoming Bishop Brennan on Friday, October 6 at 7pm as he confirms the young people of St Augustine, St James and St Joseph, who have been preparing to receive the Sacrament since last September.
Information about Confirmation preparation for 2018 will be available shortly.
Please contact Dawn Sirface, Pastoral Associate at 301-787-9445 for questions or information or email dawn.sirface @archbalt.org.
September 16th - 23rd 2018
Highlights will include Seattle, Mount St. Helens Visitor Center, Portland, Columbia River Gorge, Newport, Bandon State Natural Area, Redwood National Park, Eureka, Avenue of the Giants, San Francisco, and a choice of San Francisco Bay Cruise or a City Tour of San Francisco.
Adult Faith Formation Opportunities
Divine Mercy Chaplet – Fridays 3pm (Chapel)
Miraculous Medal Novena – Thursdays 6:00pm (Chapel)
Under Construction (men) – Every other att Wed 7pm, on hold until November, after Christlife.
Rosary - Sundays at 8am
Morning Bible Study (women) – Tuesdays 10am
Men’s Group - Every other Thurs 7:30pm (office)
Rosary - Sundays 10am
Christ Life – Starts October 5th (register on-line www.DiscoverChristinMD.org)
ChristLife Preparation Meeting** - next one September 25th at St. Joseph
All are Welcome!! Stop in and see the exciting plans we are working on!
Door to Door – (rotates locations) next one October 10th 5pm (Boonsboro) **AFF/Evangelization
We have four ways to digitally get connected and stay connected to St. Joseph's
Our Webpage, our Facebook Page, Our myParish app, and Flocknote!
Regular Mass Schedule
WEEKEND CATHOLIC MASS AT ST. JOSPEPH CHURCH IN HAGERSTOWN, MD
Saturday Evening Vigil Mass - 4:30 PM; Reconciliation at 3:30
Sunday - 10:15 AM, 12:15 PM, 1:45 PM (Spanish)
7:30 AM - Morning Prayer Group
8:00 AM - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at St. Joseph
8:00 AM - Tuesday and Thursday at St. Augustine
HOLY DAYS OF OBLIGATION
As announced, please see bulletin.
Phone: (301) 797-9445
17630 Virginia Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21740
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