(314) 231-9407


Every Sunday :  11:00 a.m. Mass
(Rosary prayed at 10:30)
Monthly: 1st Friday Noon Mass

Shrine of Saint Joseph Calendar
  — Month at a Glance

Sunday December 14th
 Third Sunday of Advent
  Santa comes to the Shrine
   After Mass, all good children and grandchildren can visit Santa in the Rectory. Bring your camera for picture taking. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday December 17th - 7:00 p.m.
 "Christmas Under the Stars"
  "USAF Midwest Winds". Doors open at 6:30 p.m. — free of charge and for the entire community.
  (see poster below)

Sunday December 21st
 Fourth Sunday of Advent

Wednesday December 24th (Christmas Eve) - 5:00 p.m. (carols at 4:30)
 The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)

Thursday December 25th (Christmas Day) - 10:00 a.m. (carols at 9:30)
 The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)

Sunday December 28th - Mass at 11:00 a.m.
 The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

Thursday January 1st - NO MASS at the Shrine
 Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God

Friday January 2nd - FIRST FRIDAY (Mass at NOON)
 Memorial of Saints Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen, Bishops and Doctors of the Church

Sunday January 4th
 The Epiphany of the Lord
  Friend's OPEN HOUSE - all welcome !

Saturday January 10th - 9:00 a.m.
 Work Day - Removal of Christmas Decorations into storage.

Sunday January 11th
 The Baptism of the Lord

Shrine "All Events" Calendar (PDF) 2014 | 2015

Each statue, color and symbol within the Shrine’s walls teaches and inspires visitors. Take a tour and learn about the Shrine’s fascinating history and why the main altar is called "The Altar of Answered Prayers".

Tours are conducted after Mass every Sunday. Special tours for both large and small groups can be arranged by contacting the Shrine.

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Established in 1843, this beautiful church has seen many changes. Read about the fascinating history of the church including the miracle in 1864 and the outbreak of cholera in 1866. You'll learn why this Shrine is so very special and why people come from the world over to see it.

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