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Our Mission To support and strengthen each other in living our shared Catholic Faith St. Joseph's Catholic Community of Grand Rapids is a vibrant faith community located in the heart of the land of Pines and Mines in northern Minnesota.  The 1,300 families and individual members participate in a variety of parish and community activities.  The goal of this site is to help you learn more about us, your faith, and the Grand Rapids area.  Please visit...
Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration “Could you not keep watch for one hour?” MK 14:37 In 1993, Our Holy Father, Pope John Paul II expressed the desire to spread Perpetual Adoration, with permanent exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in all parishes and Christian communities throughout the world. In the great Jubilee Year of 2000, He called us to make the Eucharist more known, loved and adored than ever before. He said, "May our adoration never cease!" This is precisely what Perpetual Adoration is; adoration...
Generations of Faith Generations of Faith   No matter the age, our parish community embraces and serves everyone
when we join together in sharing the importance of Catholic faith in our lives… This is an exciting time for our Parish…..and with thoughtful and careful planning, we can make our parish campus inviting for everyone…..Imagine the possibilities! Our New Education Center opened Fall--2011!  Learn more about how you can be part of this exciting project by offering your time, talent...

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FORMED.ORG - Catholic content in this great online subscription!
Click HERE to go straight to formed.org to register for this exciting new online platform which now offers a ton of great content--learning programs, full length movies, eBooks, and audio talks. 

Need better step by step instructions -- visit the formed.org link just to your right on this page under "Upcoming Events "



Grade 6-8 LOCK-IN held Monday, February 15 9pm-February 16 9am

When:          February 15-16 from 9pm-9am.  Please sign up ASAP.
Where:        St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and School
Who:             All 6-8th Graders
Cost:            $25 per child (to be turned in at the Lock-In)


Please contact colleen if you are 18+ and would like to help chaperone - 326-2843 x11
The more adults we have - the more kids that can take part!

Click on link below to register - payment at check in on february 15th

                6-8th Grade Youth Lock-In Registration:

                http://goo.gl/forms/1YvncXIo24



                High Schoolers Sign up to help with Lock-In

                http://goo.gl/forms/rOH45LsXHI



                Parent Sign up to Chaperone Lock-In

                http://goo.gl/forms/ET0gfPkVJu





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Click here to register for Women's Conference on February 27th -
http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ebpz8e0oa0c893f7&llr=4ochqhjab


Year of Mercy

Here are great links to use to deepen your understanding of Pope Francis' call to a "Year of Mercy"

United Council of Catholic Bishops
http://www.usccb.org/beliefs-and-teachings/how-we-teach/new-evangelization/jubilee-of-mercy/index.cfm

Our Sunday Visitor offering daily reflections, Pope Francis' Tweets, scripture reflections and lots more!
www.osv.com/yom



St. Joseph's Catholic School - Pre-K thru Grade 6

Take a moment to learn about all the great things that are happening at our school!

Our school website may be accessed by simply clicking 'Faith Formation' tab above and then click on school link or access their website below~

www.stjosephscatholic.org/school


St. Augustine's -- Our Sister Parish in Cohasset, Minnesota has a web site! 
Click here www.staugustinescohasset.org to see what is happening over in Cohasset  





Here are some helpful websites to view and learn more ABOUT OUR CATHOLIC FAITH
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www.usccb.org (United States Council of Bishops)
www.mncc.org  (Minnesota Council of Bishops)
www.archspm.org (Archdioce of St. Paul) 

Check out our parish "Book Table" located in the gathering space near the parish office door.

Here you will find for sale the Catechism of the Catholic Church for $20.  We also are offering great Catholic Books for $4.  Check out the ever changing titles to choose from!

Check this 'self serve' table out anytime you are here!  Don't forget our great Lighthouse Display as well - many wonderful audio CD's for just $3 - they make great gifts and are awesome for those long car trips!

 

 

Online Giving

Donate Now

Use this link to proceed to our secured online donation page where you can give to our weekly collection, Generations of Faith Building Fund, Prayer Garden, Church & School Endowments, United Catholic Appeal (UCA), etc.

Online Giving at St. Josephs Catholic Church

Email Updates!

Just fill out the form on the contact us page and choose to be a part of email updates.  

Some examples of emails we may send are:  Special Mass schedules (Easter and Christmas),  upcoming special events, changes in our church calendar, adoration closings, etc.

Upcoming Events

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