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Welcome to St. Joseph Parish, Holbrook

St. Joseph Parish is a welcoming Catholic community in the small South Shore town of Holbrook, Massachusetts, with a rich history of faith-filled worship of the Lord and a mission to bring Christ to the world through our worship, the sacraments, our school, and our families. All are welcome.

Parish News

"In Your Service" - Fr. Tom Boudreau

Dear Parishioners of St. Joseph & St. Michael Parish, The Archbishop of Boston has made me the Administrator of St. Joseph Parish in Holbrook in addition to my Pastorship at St. Michael Parish in Avon. Read more

New Mass Schedule

For New Mass Schedule for both St. Joseph and St. Michael Parishes, please refer to the bulletin. Read more

Parish Bazaar - November 8, 2014

Our Parish Bazaar will take place on November 8th. White Elephant Table - Book Table - Wheel of Cheer - Basket Raffles - Baked Goods - Toy Wheel - Bobbles and Bangles - Religious Goods - Knitted Goods - Lucky Star Roll-Ups.


Our parish is now offering ONLINE GIVING. For additional information, or to sign up, visit the link here: Read more

Children's Choir

Future details forthcoming.


Religious Ed

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Event Calendar



Mass Times:

Saturday: 4:00pm Vigil (Both Parishes)
Sunday: 7:30am (St. Joseph), 9:00 (St. Michael), 11:00am (St. Joseph)

Weekdays: Monday and Friday - 9:00am St. Michael & Wednesday and Thursday - 9am St. Joseph.  There will be no Morning Mass on Tuesday and Saturday at either parish.

Confession:Welcome! Saturday 3:00-3:45pm or by contacting a priest. Click here for our staff directory

Eucharistic Adoration: 9:30-11:30am, Thursdays (Sept-May)


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News from the Pilot and Archdiocese

Though We Still Are On a Journey, Pope Wanted This Document Available to All

VATICAN CITY, October 19, 2014 ( - Pope Francis has ensured that the world will be fully aware of results of this synod on the family and has warned the world's top Church officials against various temptations, including being too rigid, as well as too soft. [Read More]

Pope Paul VI Declared Blessed

VATICAN CITY, October 19, 2014 ( - "By our apostolic authority we declare that the Venerable Servant of God Paul VI, Pope, shall henceforth be called Blessed…" [Read More]

Synod ends by affirming tradition, leaving controversial questions open

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- After several days of animated debate over its official midterm report, the Synod of Bishops on the family agreed on a final document more clearly grounded in traditional Catholic teaching. Yet the assembly failed to reach consensus on especially controversial questions of Communion for the divorced and civilly remarried and the pastoral care of homosexuals. [Read More]

Synod of Bishops sends message of encouragement to traditional families

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- On its last day of business, the Synod of Bishops on the family approved and released a three-page message expressing solidarity with Christian families around the world. [Read More]

Message of the Synod Assembly on the pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelization

Vatican City, 18 October 2014 (VIS) -- This morning a press conference was held in the Holy See Press Office to present the Message of the Third Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, dedicated to the "Pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelisation" (5-19 October). The speakers were Cardinals Raymundo Damasceno Assis, archbishop of Aparecida, Brazil, delegate president; Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture and president of the Commission for the Message and Oswald Gracias, archbishop of Bombay, India. The full text of the message is published below: [Read More]


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