Mission / All Parish Read

Parish Mission

The Mission is an opportunity to renew and enliven our commitment to Jesus Christ in our way of life.

Mission 2017

2017 Parish Mission – Happy Are WE

  • Sunday, November 12, from 6:30-8:00pm in the church.
  • We will view the video “Happy Are We,” the second part of Bishop Robert Barron’s “Catholicism” series.
  • There will be a candle meditation from our parish young adults highlighting the Beatitude stained glass windows.
  • We will provide take-home reflection questions and other materials for faith-sharing groups.
  • We will close with a youth presentation featuring the song “I Stand.”

Contact Carol Lavenz to learn more.

Email: dbq062ff@dbqarch.org
Parish Office: 563-588-1433

All Parish Read

The All-Parish Read is when we come together as a parish to read and reflect on a book. The books we read reflect on our Catholic faith and touch on topics like spirituality and morality.

St. Joseph the Worker All Parish Read Book Titles

2006: Life of the Beloved by Henri Nouwen
2007: When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold Kushner
2008: The Shack by William Young
2009: Come Be My Light by Mother Teresa
2010: Have a Little Faith by Mitch Albom
2011: The Holy Longing by Ronald Rolheiser
2012: Rediscovering Catholicism by Matthew Kelly
2013: One Great Act of Fidelity by Ronald Rolheiser
2014: The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic by Matthew Kelly
2015: The Joy of the Gospel Group Reading Guide by Bill Huebsch
2016: On Care for our Common Home Group Reading Guide by Bill Huebsch
2017: Catholicism: A Journey to the Heart of the Faith by Bishop Robert Barron

If you want to find these books and others, check out the Parish Library in Martin Hall!

St. Joseph the Worker

St. Joseph the Worker Parish Office
60 South Algona Street
Dubuque, IA 52001

Phone: 563-588-1433
Fax: 563-588-4108
$crip Line: 563-557-9091

Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-1:00pm

St. Joseph the Worker Church
2001 St. Joseph Street
Dubuque, IA 52001

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