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News and Upcoming Events

Our parish has many upcoming gatherings, services and events for our members. Please refer to the calendar to find out about upcoming services, meetings, and other church related information. This page will provide more information on events. Please also refer to our weekly bulletin for the latest news and events.

Please refer to our Youth & Young Adult Ministry pages for upcoming events for middle school and high school students, and young adults!
Men's Ministry Fellowship and Info Night  10/13/16  (7:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
The St. Joseph Church Men's Ministry is looking to expand it's offerings to provide more opportunities to Christian men in our parish and the surrounding community. Come for fellowship with other men, learn what we have to offer, and tell us what you want.

We are gathering from 7-9 pm on Thursday 13 October at Frisco Tap House in Crofton and if you are not currently a member of the Men's Ministry the first beer (or soda) is on us!

Contact Rob Miller ( or 443-0494-9875) or just show up on Thursday.

Rosary Tying Workshop  10/19/16  (6:30 PM - 7:45 PM)
Come to the Café on Wednesday, October 19th at 6:30 pm at the School of the Incarnation for a rosary tying workshop by the Bernadette Ministry.

Parish Campaign Receptions  10/20/16
Come hear about the development plans for our Capital Campaign Project at a campaign reception. This is an exciting time in our parish community! Please join your fellow parishioners at one of these informative and social gatherings. All receptions are being hel din the parish hall. PLEASE LEAVE YOUR CHECKBOOK AT HOME! Please contact the parish at 410-674-9238 to RSVP for one of the following receptions:

  • Thursday, October 20th at 11 AM
  • Thursday, October 20th at 7 PM
  • Monday, October 24th at 7 PM
  • Tuesday, October 25th at 11 AM
  • Thursday, November 3rd at 7 PM

Undercare Drive for Paul's Place  10/23/16
Be a hero to those in need by participating in the BLAZE Middle School Youth Ministry "UNDERCARE" DRIVE for Paul’s Place!

Paul’s Place provides a dignified way for those in need to select clothing at no cost in their Marketplace. During Summer Madness, we noticed that the Marketplace is routinely short of undergarments for its guests.

Donations of NEW undergarments can be brought to Mass the weekend of October 22-23 and dropped off in the collection bins.



Mass of Remembrance  11/02/16  (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
The Mass of Remembrance will be celebrated on November 2 at 7 pm. We will honor those who finished their earthly journey within the past year. If you have a loved one that you would like remembered at this Mass, please email Marge McGugan at with your loved one’s name and date of death. Please plan to attend the Mass to remember everyone who is no longer with us.

Fall Day of Reflection  11/03/16  (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Come gather with the Ladies Sodality for a day to look back at “Our Year of Mercy” on Thursday, November 3 from 9:00 AM – 2:30 pm at St. Joseph parish. Fr. Jim and Sr. Angela will lead us in discussion, prayer and meditation. We begin with Mass and then gather in Corrigan Hall. Lunch and snacks will be provided. A $5 donation helps cover expenses. RSVP by October 30 to Betty Bussink at 240-381-9676 or Norma Coffey at call 410-674-3394.

Annual Holiday Craft Fair  12/03/16  (9:00 AM - 1:30 PM)
Our Dec. 3 Craft Fair will have plenty of vendors to shop from as well as fresh wreaths for sale, bake sale, raffles, door prizes and a concession stand. Come spend the morning with us and get some Christmas shopping done. It is sure to be a fun time that will also benefit the youth group workcamp trip.

Vendor Applications now being accepted! For information on being a vendor at this year's craft fair, click on the items below:

Vendor Letter
Vendor Application Form
Craft Fair Flyer

Please contact us to get more information about any of these upcoming events or if you wish to add an item to our schedule.