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

Parish Religious Education Program


Father Buckley - Director

Roe Lanning - Administrator


Our Parish Religious Education Program provides for the religious education of children who attend our local public schools. This program assists parents by providing an opportunity for their children to learn their Catholic Faith and to understand the love God has for them. If there are questions regarding PREP please contact

Mrs. Lanning at 610-965-2877.





We are in the process of figuring out our PREP program for the 2020-2021 school year. Information will be provided to all families as soon as possible.


If you are new to the PREP program, please feel free to email Fr. Buckley to let him know we should include your child(ren) in our 2020-2021 program (please include the child(ren)'s incoming grade level).


Confirmation has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 29th, 2020 @ 11:00 AM.


First Eucharist has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am.


More information will be provided by the Rectory shortly. Please contact Mrs. Lanning or Fr. Buckley with any questions (via the Rectory phone/email).


All other Parish events continue to be


Please contact the Rectory with any questions.

St. Joseph P.R.E.P. Office

(610) 966-0590

Please call to report absences.


Grades 1 to 7 - Classes held Sundays

in the Parish School Building

10:00 am - 11:00 am

NOTICE: Time/locations/etc may change for the 2020-2021 school year.


Grade 8 - Confirmation PREP Classes are held WEDNESDAY EVENINGS from 6-7:30 PM

in the Parish Center Meeting Room.

NOTICE: Time/locations/etc may change for the 2020-2021 school year.


Weather or other emergency cancellations of PREP will be announced on WFMZ Storm Center.

Fr. Buckley's Letter to Our PREP Families - March 26, 2020
Corona Letter.pdf
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Confirmation 2020 - Information & Requirements
Adobe Acrobat document [286.8 KB]
Living Rosary Handout - How to Pray the Rosary
Adobe Acrobat document [724.5 KB]

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Daily Mass, Monday through Saturday - 8:00 AM

Saturday Evening Vigil - 5:15 PM

Sunday Morning Masses - 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM

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