Mass Schedule
Weekend Masses:
Saturday: 5:00pm Vigil
Sunday: 8:00am, 10:00am,
and 5:00pm
Daily Mass:
Monday-Friday: 7:00am
Saturday: 8:00am

Reconciliation & Adoration:
Saturday: 8:30-9:30am

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Ackles Center (Offices)
Mon: 10:00am-4:30pm
Tue-Fri: 8:00am-4:30pm

711 E. Colfax Ave.
South Bend, IN 46617
Rev. Kevin Russeau, C.S.C.

Parochial Vicar
Rev. Daniel Ponisciak, C.S.C.

Saint Joseph Grade School
216 N. Hill St.
South Bend, IN 46617
School Website
Saint Joseph Preschool
711 E. Colfax Ave.
South Bend, IN 46617
Preschool Website


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Happening now at Saint Joseph...
Walking with the Saints
Saint Joseph’s Christian Formation Commission is hosting a series of evening chats entitled “Walking with the Saints.” Please join fellow parishioners at 7:00pm in Founders Hall at the Ackles Center, as we explore the lives of the saints and learn how they may serve as companions for us on our journeys toward growing in holiness. Childcare is available. Please contact Sean Driscoll ( if you need childcare. Parishioners are invited to attend on:

  • Wednesday, January 30 – St. Catherine of Genoa: The Joy of Holiness
  • Wednesday, February 6 – St. Ignatius of Loyola: The Practice of Holiness
  • Wednesday, February 13 – St. Benedict: Holiness in Community
Spaghetti Supper
All are welcome on Thursday, January 31, in the Parish Gymnasium for the annual Spaghetti Supper, sponsored by Saint Joseph’s Home and School Association (HASA). This Catholic School’s Week event is offered in thanksgiving to our parish community for their continuous support of the educational ministry of our parish! Take-out available from 3-7pm and dine-in from 5-7pm.

Tickets are $5/person (maximum $25/family). Signup online now! Ticket sales end Monday, January 28.

Trivia Night
Register now for Saint Joseph Parish’s Trivia Night taking place Saturday, February 2, in the Parish Gymnasium. Doors open at 6pm; trivia begins at 7pm. Participate as a team of eight or ten, or signup individually to be placed on a team. This year’s theme is “Decades” and we invite costume and table themes celebrating a favorite decade! Bring food to share with your table. Drinks and mulligans will be available for purchase. This year's special guest emcees: radio hosts and St. Joe parishioners "Irish Dave and Christine."

This year's Trivia Night will also feature a silent auction of "priceless" items (info coming soon!). Businesses and families are also invited to sponsor a round of trivia. Signup to sponsor using the online registration link above, or contact Sean Kennedy for more details at

All proceeds from the event will benefit the Saint Joseph Grade School Excellence Fund, an annual fund that supports the school's mission of educating hearts and minds in the Holy Cross tradition. Thank you for your support of our parish school!

Marriage In Christ
The Marriage in Christ Seminar is a five-week seminar for couples who desire to strengthen their marriage and who want to establish good patterns of prayer & friendship. It invites couples to renew their love and affection for each other and the Lord, and to deepen their unity as a couple. The seminar will take place on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm, March 13 through April 10 in the Ackles Parish Life Center. Cost is $100 per couple. Register online now. For more information, visit, view an introductory video, or contact Bill or Elena Flynn at 574-850-8706 or at

Annual Bishop's Appeal
Thank you to those who have made gifts to the Annual Bishop’s Appeal. If you did not yet make an Annual Appeal pledge, we hope you will take time to do so today. No gift is too small (or too big)! Please give from the heart so that the many great ministries of our diocese can continue to be funded. We hope that all parishioners will participate; funds over our diocesan goal will directly support our parish ministries.

Additional pledge forms are available in the church and at the parish office. You may also view more information or give online at Thank you again for your support of our diocesan and parish ministries!

Signup for Online Giving

Parishioners and friends, you are now able to share your financial gifts to support our parish online! This exciting new program provides greater convenience and flexibility, making donating simple and easy, while at the same time keeping the process safe and secure. By offering this tool, we know that we will be able to better engage parish families in supporting our mission of worship, service, and education.

With online giving, it is very simple to set up a one-time or recurring donation, and allocate the amounts of your choice to any of our different collections. Once you start to use it, you will be able to view your complete, accurate financial records at any time during the year.

Parishioners currently using EFT for giving are asked to transition to our new online giving system. If you are currently making automatic contributions via EFT, be sure to contact Pat Stockrahm at 574-234-3134, ext. 19, or to arrange a cutoff date for EFT before your online contributions begin. To get started, visit

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