News & Events

    PARISH PICNIC - Pray for nice weather THIS WEEKEND

    Sept. 23rd after 10:30 Mass

    Join the fun and enjoy an almost free meal please bring along an apple pie or batch of chocolate chip cookies to share. Beverages and food will be served on the breezeway you may eat your meal in the social hall or on the tables ...

    CELEBRATING A SPANISH MASS ON SUNDAYS

    We will update our Mass schedule starting Sunday Oct. 7th

    Te invitamos a la misa en español todos los domingos a la 1 de la tarde.  Iniciamos el domingo 7 de octubre.

    St. Joseph is filling a need in our parish by adding a Spanish Mass each Sunday, starting Oct. 7th at 1:00 pm. 

    SAVE THE DATES

    • Sept 19th First meeting  RCIA-(Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) Inquiry Phase-Dcn Larry Loumena Ph:503-405-5708 or lloumena@archdpdx.org
    • Sept 23rd  Parish Picnic - After the 10:30am Mass  - Contact: Claire Clow ...

    MISSAL OF 1962 - Latin Mass

    Saturday Morning 9:00am starting Sept. 1st

    St. Joseph the Worker Church will now offer a Saturday morning Mass at 9:00am. This will be a traditional Latin Mass. Confessions will be available before Mass from 8:15am to 8:45am

    RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)

    Starting in the Fall

     Are you someone or do you know someone who   ...has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic?   ...was baptized Catholic but has not celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation and Eucharist?

    We offer an opportunity to come ...

    POST A PRAYER ON THE GAPLINE

     Prayer Request:  Email to sjtw-gapline@hotmail.com. and request a prayer intention.You may also contact Deacon Mike Caldwell, 503-761-8710 x105

    ADORATION - IS JESUS CALLING YOU?

    We are always in need of people to spend an hour with Jesus.

    Available times from Weds. 9:00 am through Thurs. 10:00 pm.  

    Please consider committing to 1 holy hour a week. For signups and the code; contact  Claire at the parish ...

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR PASTOR

    Wednesday Sept. 19th

    No 2No 3

    Delicious homemade cakes were enjoyed by the "morning Mass coffee drinkers" to celebrate Fr. Ted's birthday. Thank you ladies and thank you Fr. Ted for being our shepherd!

    PRAYING BEFORE ST. JOSEPH STATUE

      Img 2272A Catholic kneels or stands before a statue to pray, this doesn’t mean he’s praying to the statue. 

        A person may kneel with a Bible in his hand, but no one thinks he’s praying to a book. Statues and other images are used ...

    ST. VINCENT DE PAUL DONATIONS

    Starting July 1, all checks for St. Vincent de Paul must be made out directly to St. Vincent de Paul.  We have new envelopes for St. Vincent de Paul to help facilitate this change.  All funds collected at St. Joseph the Worker stay in ...

    MEMORIAL BRICKS

    Bricks to beautify our landscaping and to create memories

    The Knights of Columbus are offering you the opportunity to add a brick to one of four locations within our new landscaping.  The bricks can be printed with your name, the name of a loved one (living or deceased), with an event you want ...

    FURNITURE PROGRAM

    Every 2nd and 4th Saturday, Noon to 2:00 pm.

    See Helping Hands Ministry for further information.

    MINISTRY FAIR

    YOU ARE INVITED TO VISIT THE SOCIAL ROOM THIS WEEKEND

     Ministry Fair  

      Ask questions, find out about all that goes on in your parish, snack, visit, learn. Signup's for Liturgy services during the Mass, learn scripture thru bible study, help in the garden, get your blood pressure checked weekly, ...

    Mass with Archbishop Sample, Bishop Thang, and Rev. Ted Prentice July 22nd

    The Catholic Sentinel has an article about the Mass for Myanmar Refugees Aug 3rd edition

      Img 2019  Img 2039  Img 2037Img 2037  Img 2037      

           It was a special occasion, celebrating with drums, dance, song, and a meal in honor of the visiting Bishop from Myanmar Felix Lian Khen Thang and our Archbishop ...

    Vacation Bible School - Shipwrecked and Rescued By Jesus

    June 25th - 29th

    Shipwrecked 2018Image 1Vbs Rev Ted

    1st,2nd,3rdImagejpeg 0Vbs 3rd 4th 5th

    Photo Grid Swimmer SamImage 1 (1)

    Youth and adults enjoying games, crafts, snacks, and learning all about how Jesus saves.

    Armstrong Scholarship Dinner a Success

    From David Mastroieni:

    I am very grateful for all of the supporters and volunteers who made this year's fundraising dinner for the Armstrong Scholarship a great success!  We will report the proceeds in the next bulletin once everything has ...

    The Fr. John Amsberry Social Hall Rental Policy and Fees

    Updated Fees and Policies Available

    If you are considering the rental of  the remodeled Fr. John Amsberry Social Hall, you can contact the parish office for the new fee schedule and rental guidelines created by our parish Finance and Pastoral Councils.  

    503-761-8710 ...