St. Joseph Catholic Church

Regular Schedule

Weekday Mass at 8 AM (no weekday Mass Tuesdays)

r) 5:00 PM Saturdays

Sunday Mass (Gospel Choir) 10:00 AM.

Confessions on Saturdays 4:15-4:45 pm and First Saturdays after 8:30 am
or by appointment .




The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary TimeFr. John Gerth
No prophet is accepted in the prophet’s hometown.” Thus did Jeremiah and Jesus encounter opposition and lack of faith; thus did both place their hope I the Lord. Paul speaks elequently of the greatest of all the gifts: love.

Happy Sunday, everybody.

Well, next weekend will be Super Bowl 50 and like most of you, I’ve been listening and watching to all the hype building as the “big game” has been approaching. If we didn’t know better, it would be very easy to think that this football game was the most important thing to ever happen, but we do know better and we are reminded of what is more important in today’s Sunday’s second reading. It’s one of the most beautiful passages in the entire Bible, the great Pauline reflection on love to the Christian community...
Read Fr. John Gerth's message in its entirety in this week's bulletin.


Celebrating Saints

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St. Joseph Catholic Church is located in southern St. Petersburg, Florida, on 22nd Avenue South, just east of the 22nd Street traffic light. If you are visiting this area on vacation, we are very convenient to the downtown area and the beaches. See the map for precise directions.
St. Joseph's is a happy, loving parish known for its hospitality and spirituality. If you are local, you may have already had the opportunity to hear our Gospel Choir during a visit to your home parish. We are also multicultural with a congregation literally from around the world. Please join will definitely remember your visit!

Did you know that chapter and verse for all days' Mass readings are posted in our church bulletin? Look in the weekly calendar (usually on page 3 of your bulletin) and follow along with your own Bible. The USCCB (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops )website also posts the complete daily readings in both written and audio form