Welcome to Church of St. Joseph’s website.

Our site contains information on all the pertinent details, times and contact names for all our parish programs and special events as well as holy days and secular holidays. We hope you find our site to be informative as well as inspirational and we welcome your comments and suggestions to make our site more useful to you in the future.

Parish Mission Statement: We, the Parish of St. Joseph’s, are committed to follow Jesus Christ. Through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we strive to be good stewards in our lives. We pray for peace, forgiveness and for one another as Christ loves us!

Ordinary Time



8th Annual Fancy Basket Tricky Tray tickets are now on Sale!

Friday, September 18, 2015, Church of St. Joseph

16 East Somerset Street, Raritan, NJ  08869

Entrance Rear Church Parking Lot

School building use Elevator to second floor

 Admission - $20.00-Includes light supper &

sheet of tickets for Tier 1 prizes

(Only 250 tickets will be sold for this event)

Doors Open - 5:30 pm

 Drawings Start - 7:00 pm

To purchase tickets come to the parish office

 Monday through Thursday, 8:30 am - 1:00 pm


Send a self addressed envelope and a check made out to the

Church of St. Joseph

Or call

908-725-0163 x10 or Elaine Walters 369-7051

Prizes Include: 3 Tiers of Prizes, Grand Prizes


Lottery tickets - 50/50 - gift cards



Religious Education forms for 2015-2016 school year

 Religious Education forms for the school year 2015-2016 are now available on our Parish Website by clicking the highlighted Religious Education forms link above. Forms were e-mailed out. If you need a form, please stop by the Parish Office. Forms are also available at both entrances of the church. The last day to register to avoid a late fee is Friday, July 17th.


Ordinary Time

Ordinary Time encompasses two different periods in the Catholic Church's liturgical year. Ordinary Time begins on the Monday after the first Sunday after January 6 (the Feast of the Epiphany) and runs until Ash Wednesday. Both Lent and the Easter season fall outside of Ordinary Time, which resumes again on the Monday after Pentecost Sunday and runs until the First Sunday in Advent (the start of thenew liturgical year).










Mass Times

Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 A.M. and 10:30 am
Weekdays: Monday through Friday 8:00 am
Holy Days: Vigil: 7:30 pm, 8:00 am on the Holy Day.
Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession):
Saturday: 3:00 pm–3:30 pm
or anytime by appointment.

Office Hours

Monday through Thursday, 8:30 am – 1:00 pm. The office will be closed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Evening hours by appointment only.




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