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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

Rosary for Life - 11/19/2014

Join as we pray for the Respect of ALL Life, from natural conception until natural death and every moment in between. Please pray for others, as in turn, they will be praying for you.

CCD - Important Notice

Sunday Religious Education classes will start at 9:30AM beginning on October 26. Classes will run from 9:30AM to 10:45AM followed by the 11AM Mass in the Church.

"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


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


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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

Comprehensive account of Salem witch trials offers lessons for today

"A Storm of Witchcraft: The Salem Trials and the American Experience" by Emerson W. Baker. Oxford University Press (New York, 2014), 400 pp., $29.95. [Read More]

Book explores Franciscan connections of famed Trappist writer

"The Franciscan Heart of Thomas Merton: A New Look at the Spiritual Inspiration of His Life, Thought and Writing" by Daniel P. Horan, OFM. Ave Maria Press (Notre Dame, Indiana, 2014). 288 pp., $16.95. [Read More]

Penguins of Madagascar

NEW YORK (CNS) -- The holiday season turns out to be the time for the "Penguins of Madagascar" (Fox) to come to the fore -- and into their own. [Read More]

From Cardinal Seán's blog

Friday (11/14), I celebrated the funeral Mass for Father Bob Boyle who had been retired for many years, but is still fondly remembered by many of his former parishioners. He had also served as the principal of Cathedral High School, among the other posts that he held during his long and fruitful ministry as a priest of the archdiocese. [Read More]

Smith, DesRoses honored at Healy Award Dinner

RANDOLPH -- Lorraine "Ma" Smith and Lorna DesRoses received recognition for their work on behalf of the Black Catholic community of the Archdiocese of Boston at the 21st annual Bishop James Augustine Healy Award Dinner, held Nov. 21 at Lombardo's in Randolph. [Read More]


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