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Home Mission Appeal

Posted by Patty Arthur on 4/22/16

This weekend, St. Joseph and St. Ann will take up the collection for the Home Mission Appeal.

I thought the following blog post by Bishop Paul D. Etienne, of the Diocese of Cheyenne and a former priest of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis may be of interest. Bishop Etienne says, "the ... Read More »

St. Joseph and St. Ann Co-Sponsor A Life Planning Seminar to be held at Crestwood Village West

Posted by Patty Arthur on 4/06/16

A Life Planning Seminar will be held on April 17 at 2:00 PM at Crestwood Village West (in the Ballroom) located at 230 Welcome Way Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46214 (near Girls School and Rockville Rd.) Topics include: Medical Ethics - End of Life Issues:  A video presentation produced by Lafayette Diocese; ... Read More »

St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Giveaway

Posted by Karen Ferris on 11/30/15

St. Joseph’s St. Vincent de Paul Society is up to their usual tricks this Advent Season!  They are collecting gifts, food and money to help those in need in the local community surrounding our parish.  Each Christmas they distribute gifts to children and food baskets to families in need.  ... Read More »

Youth Group Game Night

Posted by Karen Ferris on 11/02/15


St. Joseph’s is starting a Youth Group Game Night for all kids in 6th to 12th grade.  This is going to be a fun hang out night with food and friends.  The first one will be on Saturday, Nov 14th, 2015 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at ... Read More »

Sharing a Meal, Sharing the Bounty

Posted by Karen Ferris on 10/10/15

Proverbs 14:31 “Whoever oppresses a poor man insults his Maker, but he who is generous to the needy honors him.”

St. Joseph’s Church is now offering a free meal to anyone who is hungry on Thursday evenings.  We have partnered with Second Helpings to serve the community around us.  ... Read More »

Be a part of the Saint Joseph Parish Family 2015 Pictorial Directory

Posted by Patty Arthur on 6/22/15

 Do you know the names of the people sitting around you?

 It was in 2008 that our last Parish Family Pictorial Directory was completed and a lot has changed since then! 

 Help us to build a tool that will put names to faces. Be a part of the Saint ... Read More »

Parish Picnic

Posted by Karen Ferris on 5/30/15

On Sunday, June 7th, St. Joseph’s Parish and St. Joseph’s Vietnamese Community are coming together to Worship and to enjoy our Annual Picnic.  This is going to be a great day filled with memorable ceremonies and fun activities. A bilingual Mass will be held outdoors at 11:30 am.  On ... Read More »

St. Joseph's Community Garden

Posted by Karen Ferris on 5/15/15

"He who owns a garden, However small it be, Whose hands have planted in it Flower or Bush or Tree; He who watches patiently The growth from nurtured, Who thrills a newly opened bloom Is very close to God."        -  Katherine Edelman, He Who Owns a Garden


There ... Read More »

Camp St. Joe

Posted by Karen Ferris on 4/27/15

Camp St. Joe

St. Joseph’s Church is joining with the Vietnamese Community for a camp out at St. Joseph Catholic’s Church.   This year’s theme is “Here I am Lord”.  The kids will have a blast with all the games and activities.  There will be plenty of good food to ... Read More »

Go Forth the Mass is Ended

Posted by Patty Arthur on 4/23/15

"Go forth, the Mass is ended," these are familiar words to faithful Catholics.  These or similar words are said by the priest during the dismissal of the Mass.  Have you ever considered the true depth of these words?  They have a very deep meaning while at the same ... Read More »