Feast of St. Joseph
*Feast of St Joseph, Friday, 19 March 2021
Thanksgiving Mass offered, to be said on the day by Rev. Gregoire Vignola, PME (HK Catholic Cathedral Assistant Parish Priest) at his convenient time (if there is still no public Mass) and Josephians can join in spirit and prayers through the Gospel readings of the day at your convenience through say, one of these:
or the iBreviarium App (Chinese)
*Feast of St Joseph Stations of the Cross, Saturday, 20 March 2021 at 1030am, St Joseph's Church, Garden Road, HK.
All are welcome. Please meet at the Grotto of our Lady, wear face masks and we will go in twos along the Stations.
To better prepare ourselves for this Lenten period, let us meditate on Christ's sufferings and death for the salvation of man through the Stations of the Cross. We pray that the sufferings of our brothers and sisters throughout the world, through persecutions or in this Coronavirus pandemic, may be united with His sufferings, and let us offer our sufferings for the repentance and conversion of sinners and for the intentions of the Church. We also pray for Hongkong and China and for the Lord's mercy for deliverance of the world from the Coronavirus pandemic (globally over 118 million cases and 2.6 million deaths as at 11 March 2021 and increasing every minute).
Meantime, we are still in the
*Novena to St Joseph (10-18 March) (9-day devotion):
To prepare ourselves well spiritually to celebrate the Feast of St Joseph (19 March), the Patron Saint of St Joseph's College HK.
*Year of St Joseph (from 8 December 2020, Pope Francis)
(see prayer card)
*Litany of St Joseph
Thanks be to God,
Sons of St Joseph's
(9th anniversary since March 2012)