Lenten Guidelines

The annual observance of Lent is the special season for the ascent to the holy mountain of Easter. Through its twofold theme of repentance and baptism, the season of Lent disposes both the catechumens and the faithful to celebrate the paschal mystery. Catechumens are led to the sacraments of initiation by means of the Rite…

Ash Wednesday is March 1

40 days of fasting, abstinence and almsgiving begins on March 1 with Ash Wednesday. Ashes will be distributed at Masses throughout the day. View our entire Lenten Schedule here: http://stjosephlakeland.org/lenten-schedule/

It’s Catholic Schools Week!

We are so thankful for the Catholic Education and Environment provided by our largest ministry – St. Joseph Academy! Take a moment during this coming week to pray for our teachers, staff and students. And, help us spread the word about this week’s Open Houses at SJA: Sunday, January 29, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m….

Extraordinary Ministers

Extraordinary Ordinary Ministry of Holy Communion workshop will be held April 8. If you are interested in becoming an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion call Dianne Kelter at (863) 682-0555 ext. 245 Ministry to the Sick Training  will also be offered.

Knights of Columbus

Who are the Knights of Columbus? The Knights of Columbus are Catholic men’s fraternal organization that was founded in 1882, and named in honor of Christopher Columbus. We are true to four(4) founding principles charity, fraternalism, unity and patriotism. Council 2505, St. Joseph Council, in Lakeland, is directly affiliated with St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. The…

English Mass
Feb 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
English Mass
Feb 28 @ 12:10 pm – 1:10 pm
RCIA, Practice for Rite of Sending
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Spanish choir practice .
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Spanish choir practice for Ash Wednesday mass.

Spanish youth group choir practice
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Practice for mass of March 3, 2017 7:00 pm