Welcome to St. Joseph Catholic Church!

St. Joseph Catholic Church (located in Bradenton, Florida) is a vital, Christ-centered family where  members, as good stewards, are encouraged to participate in the  liturgical life and ministries of the parish according to their God-  given time, talents and treasure.
We are committed to promoting a deeper involvement and  understanding of our Catholic faith and to humbly serve in  God's  name. We invite everyone to share in this discipleship  mission in  the spirit of our Patron, St. Joseph.


Weekend Mass Schedule

Saturday 4pm - Click here for Worship Aid 

Sunday 7:30am, 9am, 11am, 5:30pm

(Click here for 5:30pm Worship Aid)

Daily Mass

Monday-Saturday 8am

Holy Day Mass Schedule

8am, 11am, 7pm

Respect Life 2021

Craft Fair

St. Joseph Statue

The organization Christians of the Holy Land is offering for sale hand-carved olive wood statues of Saint Joseph. These statues are handmade and carved individually.  Each piece is unique, and no two statues are identical.  They are available in two sizes (9- and 11-inch). Your statue will be blessed in the Holy Land with an official letter from Bethlehem. Your purchase helps to support faithful Christians in the Holy Land with employment and hope. 

Click here to download an order form to place your order directly with Christians of the Holy Land.

For more information on the organization "Christians of the Holy Land," click here.

To read a recent article from the Florida Catholic about Christians of the Holy Land, click here.

NALC Food Pantry Donor Drive

Prayer for Hurricane Safety

Click on the image  for a copy of the Diocese of Venice

Prayer for Safety in Hurricane Season.

Fr. Rafal's Gospel Reflecton

To read Fr. Rafal's weekly reflection on the Sunday Gospel, click here.

Year of the Family

Cardinal Mooney High School

Prayer Intentions with Bishop Dewane

On the first Friday of every month, you are invited to join Bishop Frank J. Dewane in prayer on the Catholic Community Foundation of Southwest Florida’s Facebook page, where he will be praying for all intentions that were submitted during the previous month.  We also encourage you to visit the Foundation’s Facebook page throughout the month to submit your own personal prayer intentions in the comment section of the “First Friday Prayer Intentions with Bishop Dewane” video posts.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ccfdov

Website: https://ccfdioceseofvenice.org/first-friday-prayer-intentions/

Recorded Masses

To see Sunday’s Mass celebrated at St. Joe's on our YouTube channel, please click here.  

To see daily Mass celebrated at St. Joe's, please go to our Facebook page please click here.

To see Mass celebrated by the Diocese of Venice (Facebook), please click here.

Automate Your Donations

Instructions for Making Online Donations

Do donate online using your credit/debit card, click here or on the image below.

New User instructions, click here.

Returning User instructions, click here.

2021 Catholic Faith Appeal

For more information or to donate to the 2021 Catholic Faith Appeal, click here.

Catholic Community Foundation

Florida Catholic - Free

The Florida Catholic has permanently discontinued the print edition.  The publication will continue as an online publication only, offering its FREE e-Edition. Visit the link below to view/subscribe: 

Important Links

To register as a new member of the parish, click here to download/print a Parish Registration form.

Baptism Registration form:  Click here to download form

Catholic Declaration on Life and Death

Marriage Preparation

St. Joseph Food Pantry: www.stjoepantry.com

Shop at Amazon and support St. Joseph Catholic School by going to AmazonSmile and selecting the school.

Diocese of Venice: www.dioceseofvenice.org

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, www.usccb.org



Linda Marczewski

Saturday, October 23, 2021 @ 10am

David Parker

Saturday, November 27, 2021 @ 11am

Fawzy Makar

Saturday, December 11, 2021 @ 10am

Gilles Vinette

Saturday, January 15, 2022 @ 10am

Google Map

Abuse Reporting

All allegations of sexual abuse of a minor by anyone should be reported immediately to the Florida Department of Children and Families Child Abuse hotline (1-800-96ABUSE or visit https://reportabuse.dcf.state.fl.us. For more information Diocese of Venice Safe Environment policies and procedures, click here.


Letter from Bishop Frank Dewane

Please click here to read the most recent communication from Bishop Dewane regarding the State of Florida’s report on its 2018 investigation of allegations of misconduct involving minors with clergy.

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