Saint Joseph Church Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Saint Joseph Church     Coopersburg, Pennsylvania

Welcome to the

 

St. Joseph Parish Family

 

Living the Word, Loving Through Christ

 

Celebrating 93 Years

1927 to 2020

St. Joseph Church

5050 Saint Josephs Rd

Coopersburg, PA 

18036-8920

 

Phone: (610) 965-2877

Fax: (610) 965-8317

 

Email: rectory@stjoescoopersburg.org

 

The Rectory Office is currently closed to all visitors. Please try to limit phone messages to emergencies only. Phone calls and emails will be answered as soon as possible.

 

Please note: Email correspondence from Fr. Buckley will only come from rectory@stjoescoopersburg.org or stjoes@ptd.net. We are aware of a fraudulent email address in his name - if you receive email from an address claiming to be Fr. Buckley, please do not open it or respond, and contact the Rectory via the phone number above. Thank you.

Stay at Home Mandate by Gov. Wolf

-March 25, 2020-

What does this mean for St. Joseph Church?
  • The Rectory remains closed to all visitors. Please try to limit phone messages to emergencies only. Phone calls and emails will be answered as soon as possible.
  • The Church will remain open from 12PM to 3PM daily, but Adoration will not take place.
  • Confessions will be by appointment only. Please call or email Fr. Buckley at the Rectory.
  • All Parish events continue to be CANCELLED OR POSTPONED. We are still unable to allow anyone in to the School or Parish Center until further notice.  PREP Classes remain closed as well.

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For an update on the latest information on coronavirus as it pertains to the Diocese of Allentown Masses, parishes, Catholic education, diocesan events and other information, please visit www.ad-today.com
 
We invite you to check back to that website often. The situation is changing rapidly and we will update the site as new information becomes available. 
Pastoral Letter from Fr. Buckley - March 16, 2020
Please note that since this situation is continuously evolving, some of the points put forward in Fr. Buckley's message have already been changed or updated. Please continue to monitor our website, as well as the Diocese of Allentown website for more information. Thank you.
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Join Us in Celebration

 Please note -

The usual Mass schedule is currently not in effect. 

 

Private Prayer - The Church will remain open daily from 12 Noon to 3PM.  When visiting, please adhere to the social distancing and good hygienic practices being reported by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).

 

Confessions - By appointment only. Please contact the Rectory.

 

From the Diocese of Allentown's AD TIMES:

Not Coming in Person? Here are some TV and Online Mass Options

https://www.ad-today.com/not-coming-in-person-here-are-some-tv-and-online-mass-options/

 

Going out of town? Visit findaparish.com for a complete online directory of Catholic churches, a service of the J.S. Paluch Co. Inc. OR, visit CatholicMassTime.org, which provides easy access to Mass schedules, church locations, parish contact information and more.

St. Joseph Church sets the foundation for strong communities in our area. We are dedicated to the advancement of the Gospel of Jesus Christ through Catholic education, poverty relief, and other beneficial activities to the community.

 

Our parish is a Sacrificial Giving Parish committed to serving the Lord with God-given time, talents and treasures.

 

All wage earners should be receiving and using their envelopes regularly. Active parish membership of no less than six months duration is required to be a sponsor, to be married in the parish, to have a child baptized or to qualify for parishioner tuition at our parochial school or Catholic High Schools.

 

New members are asked to register at the church only following the 5:15 P.M. or 9:00 A.M. Masses on weekends. Please notify the parish office of a change of address or phone number.

 

Mission Statement

St. Joseph Parish Family is a Faith-filled Community that rejoices in, grows in, and spreads the Love of God the Father, as revealed through the Grace of Our Lord Jesus Christ, the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit and the Teachings of the Holy Roman Catholic Church through Word, Sacrament and Service.

NOTICE

All Parish events are currently CANCELLED OR POSTPONED to a future date, to be determined.

Please note that we cannot allow anyone in the School or Parish Center until further notice. 

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Diocese of Allentown - Coronavirus: Latest Updates can be found by visiting  www.ad-today.com

We invite you to check back to that website often. The situation is changing rapidly and we will update the site as new information becomes available. Bishop Schlert has released a pastoral letter on the pandemic, which can also be accessed at the link above.

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