Welcome to St. Joseph's Parish!

 St. Joseph Parish 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.

Mass, Saturday, April 4, 2020

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Today’s readings



Confession is only available by appointment during regular business office hours. 

Please call the Parish Office (941-756-3732) for more information.

St. Joseph Parish Newest Updates

Parishes throughout the Diocese of Venice have been made aware that someone is creating fake email accounts using the names of priests of the Diocese and emailing Parishioners requesting donations or other assistance. If you receive an email allegedly from a Priest that seems questionable, please ensure the authenticity of the email by contacting the Parish Office BEFORE RESPONDING.  St. Joseph Parish staff and clergy will NEVER send personal emails requesting any kind of assistance.



Parish Office hours for next week:

Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday: 9am - 2pm

Thursday:  9am - 12Noon

The Parish office will be closed all day Friday, April 10th and Monday, April 13th

St. Joseph Church Cancellations:

The Diocese of Venice and St. Joseph Church will NOT be distributing palms for Palm Sunday.

Due to the current health emergency, ALL public Masses, meetings, and events are cancelled at St. Joseph Church until further notice.

Click picture below to read an updated letter from Bishop Dewane regarding  regularly scheduled and other Liturgical events.  All Parish Churches in the Diocese of Venice will be suspended from March 20, 2020 until after Easter, when the situation can be re-evaluated.


Entombment Service from April 2019

To view the 2019 Entombment Service, please click the picture below. 

 April 19, 2019 Entombment Service

Mass in the Diocese of Venice

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Mass at St. Joseph's via Facebook Live

✝️Today and everyday you can experience Mass at St. Joseph Church via Facebook Live

Please pass on this information to friends and family so they can attend Mass! 

Please click this link to sign up for Facebook...it’s FREE!  

Once you are on Facebook, please "like & follow" our page (click here to see our Facebook Page    )

We will have mass daily at 9am until this situation subsides.  God Bless ✝️


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Online Giving

For online donations to St. Joseph Catholic Church, please click the donate button below. 


New User instructions, click here.

Returning User instructions, click here.

2020 Catholic Faith Appeal

"The generous will be blessed, for they share...with the poor." Proverbs 22:9

For more information on the 2020 Catholic Faith Appeal, click here

To donate to the 2020 Catholic Faith Appeal, click here

Directions/Google Map




Upcoming Events

 *All public Masses, events, and gatherings at St. Joseph are cancelled until further notice*

St. Joseph School GIVING CHALLENGE is Tuesday, April 28 at NOON until Wednesday April 29th at NOON


St. Joseph and Dynamic Catholic

EXCITING NEWS!!!  Matthew Kelly is coming to St. Joseph's in December 2020!   

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!   Buy tickets, click HERE!

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.



Parish Strategic Plan (2017-2021)

Please click here to view a copy of the St. Joseph Catholic Church Strategic Plan (2017-2021)

Current Office Hours

Current office hours are Monday - Friday, 9am - 2pm until further notice.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4pm
(June & August M-F 8:30am-3pm,
July M-Th 8:30am-3pm, Fridays 8:30am-12noon)
CLOSED Daily Noon - 1pm

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil 4pm
Sunday: 7:30am, 9am, 11am, 5:30pm
Monday - Saturday: 8am
Holy Day Mass Schedule: 8am,11am, 7pm (no vigil Mass)
    -Saturdays following the 8am Mass and at 3pm
    -Thursdays before 1st Fridays & on the eve of Holy Days 



Important Links

Parish Registration form: To register click here.

Baptism Registration form:  Click here to download form

Catholic Declaration on Life and Death

Marriage Preparation

St. Joseph Food Pantry: www.stjoepantry.com

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Diocese of Venice: www.dioceseofvenice.org

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

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