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Sep 2018
St. Joseph the Worker Mass Times

This Weekend at SJTW This weekend, Father Dave joins us to celebrate the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. In the Readings First Reading Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-8 In the First Reading, Moses tells the people to follow God’s commandments and them alone. He tells them not to add to or subtract from the commandments because they are just since they come from the wisdom of the Lord. Moses says others will see them as wise because they are close to God and follow His commandments. Second Reading James 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27 In the......

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A Message from Archbishop Jackels

Reflecting on the Abuse Crisis

From the Archbishop of Dubuque, Michael Jackels: From Bad to Worse Sex abuse of a minor – bad. By an ordained person – worse. When his superior knew about it, and did nothing –...


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St. Joseph the Worker Contemporary Worship Music

Music for September 2

Songs for the 11:00 Contemporary Mass on Sunday, September 2: Prelude: Forever (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6rIaWqY3BE) Gathering: Our God is Here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhsXYw3evv4) Psalm: If Today You Hear His Voice (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3dtT_rB_R0) Alleluia: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWZYPcCCz6o) Preparation of Gifts: In Christ...


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St. Joseph the Worker Contemporary Worship Music

Music for August 26

Songs for the 11:00 Contemporary Mass on Sunday, August 26: Prelude: Blessings (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cWaYxLnQLWI) Gathering: Today is the Day (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJJQjFnX0nk) Psalm: Taste and See (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5AomFKqZ8w) Alleluia: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWZYPcCCz6o) Preparation of Gifts: Shout to the Lord (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ioEFVCayjXA) Holy: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KccDIVxigzM) We...


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St. Joseph the Worker Contemporary Worship Music

Music for August 19

Prelude: Christ in Me Arise (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aO6TAHD2Rxs) Gathering: Today Is the Day (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJJQjFnX0nk) Psalm: Taste and See (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtiIjb6pbZo) Alleluia: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWZYPcCCz6o) Preparation of Gifts: The Wonders of Your Love (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qabCDIgtdRA) Holy: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KccDIVxigzM) We Proclaim Your Death: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ton1MB1ed8)...


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St. Joseph the Worker Contemporary Worship Music

Music for August 12

Songs for the 11:00 Contemporary Mass on Sunday, August 12: Prelude: We Believe (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjZ01FcK0yk) Gathering: Thrive (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jNJ59o4QgE) Psalm: Taste and See (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtiIjb6pbZo) Alleluia: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWZYPcCCz6o) Preparation of Gifts: The Wonders of Your Love (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qabCDIgtdRA) Holy: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KccDIVxigzM) We Proclaim Your...


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