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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.

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Holy Thursday Services

Holy Thursday - 9AM Morning Prayer - St. Joseph - 7PM Mass of the Lord's Supper at St. Michael, Avon, for both Parishes - Adoration to follow

Good Friday Services

9AM Morning Prayer - St. Joseph - 12 Noon Stations of the Cross - St. Joseph AND St. Michael, Avon - 3PM Veneration of the Cross at St. Michael, Avon - 7PM Veneration of the Cross - St. Joseph

Holy Saturday - Easter Vigil Services

9AM Morning Prayer - St. Joseph - 7PM Vigil of the Lord's Resurrection - St. Joseph AND St. Michael, Avon

Easter Sunday Masses

7:30AM and 11AM - St. Joseph -- 9AM and Noon at St. Michael, Avon

Upcoming Ultreya - 03/27/2015

Have you lived Cursillo? If so, please join us at the upcoming Ultreya on Friday evening, March 27 at St. Edith Stein Parish in Brockton. Mass begins at 7:00 in the downstairs chapel of the Church. Hope you can join us for a great experience!

Stations of the Cross

For the Fridays of Lent, there will be Stations of the Cross at 4PM.

The Light is on for You

In addition to our normal Saturday afternoon confession time, the Light is on for You will be held on Lenten Wednesdays from 6:30- 8:00pm beginning February 25th at St. Michael, Avon.

Adoration- 12p to 3p - St. Michael, Avon

Every Friday, Noon to 3pm at St. Michael Church, Avon. "Could you not keep watch with me for one hour?" "Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation." Matthew 26: 40-41

Adoration - 9:30a to 11:30a St. Joseph's

Adoration at St. Joseph's Church, every Thursday, from 9:30am to 11:30am. "Could you not keep watch with me for one hour?" "Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation." Matthew 26: 40-41

Online Giving

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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

Historic opportunity for peace

The news today that Pope Francis will meet with President Obama at the White House this coming September, got my phone ringing, with calls from the national media with a lot of questions about what popes and presidents talk about when they get together, and even what they should talk about. [Read More]

Serenity prayer key to peace and happiness, says priest-author

"The Way of Serenity: Finding Peace and Happiness in the Serenity Prayer" by Jonathan Morris. HarperOne (San Francisco, 2014). 231 pp., $24.99. [Read More]


NEW YORK (CNS) -- Parents looking for acceptable Easter-break entertainment for the kids will probably be satisfied with the lightweight animated adventure "Home" (Fox). [Read More]

Do You Believe?

NEW YORK (CNS) -- Despite its title, the competent ensemble drama "Do You Believe?" (Pure Flix) is not a film well calculated to invite the attention of the inquisitive, still less to convert the doubtful. [Read More]

Pope says prayers, not 'gossip,' needed for successful synod on family

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- No matter how weary, wounded or sinful a family has become, the church will always do everything to try to help family members heal, convert and reconcile with the Lord, Pope Francis said. [Read More]


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