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Welcome to St. Joseph the Worker

 

Before our merger, we were three separate parishes,

but we are now three churches in one parish,

St. Joseph the Worker.

 

Office Address: 43 West DeZeng St. Clyde, NY 14433

Phone: 315-902-4130

Hours: Monday - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Mass & Confession Times

Daily Mass Times 

Monday 8:00 AM St. Michaels, Lyons

Tuesday 8:30 AM St. John the Evangelist, Clyde
Wednesday 6:00 PM St. John the Evangelist, Clyde
Thursday 8:30 AM St. John Evangelist, Clyde

*Note: During the Winter Season, if Lyons school is closed or delayed, then the Mass at St. Michael's will be cancelled. If Clyde-Savannah school is closed or delayed, then Mass at St. John's will be cancelled.

 

First Monday 

Immediately following the 8:00 AM First Monday Mass at St. Michael's Church, Lyons, there will be Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament followed by Benediction

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Weekend Mass Times 

Saturday 4:00 PM St. Michael's, Lyons
Sunday 10:30 AM St. John the Evangelist, Clyde
Sunday 12:30 PM St. Patrick's, Savannah

 

Confession Times 

Wednesday's 5:20 PM until 5:50 PM St. John the Evangelist, Clyde, in the church library.
Saturday's 3:15 PM until 3:45 PM St. Michael's, Lyons, in the chapel.

"Even if you do not confess, God is not ignorant of the deed, since he knew it before it was committed. Why then do you not speak of it? Does the transgression become heavier by the confession? No, it becomes lighter and less troublesome. And this is why he wants you to confess: not that you should be punished, but that you should be forgiven; not that he may learn your sin---how could that be, since he has seen it?--but that you may learn what favor he bestows. He wishes you to learn the greatness of his grace, so that you may praise him perfectly, that you may be slower to sin, that you may be quicker to virtue. And if you do not confess the greatness of the need, you will not understand the enormous magnitude of his grace."-St. John Chrysostom, p. 255. An excerpt from A Year with Church Fathers.

Scripture verse of the week

Romans :31b-34
"Brothers and Sisters: If God is for us, who can be against us?  He who did not spare his own son but handed him over for us all, how will he not also give us everything else along with him?."
Amen.

 

Upcoming Events

  1. Stations of the Cross St. Johns

    February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. Stations of the Cross St. Michaels Lyons

    March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  3. Stations of the Cross St. Johns

    March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. Stations of the Cross St. Michaels Lyons

    March 8 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  5. Stations of the Cross St. Johns

    March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Daily Rosary (Click picture below)

"Imagine yourself as a living house. God comes in to rebuild that house. At first, perhaps, you can understand what He is doing. He is getting the drains right and stopping the leaks in the roof and so on: you knew that those jobs needed doing and so you are not surprised. But presently he starts knocking the house about in a way that hurts abominably and does not seem to make sense. What on earth is He up to? The explanation is that He is building quite a different house from the one you thought of – throwing out a new wing here, putting on an extra floor there, running up towers, making courtyards. You thought you were going to be made into a decent little cottage but He is building a palace. He intends to come and live in it Himself."
— C. S. Lewis, p. 205, an excerpt from Mere Christianity

 

 

SJTW Chaplet of Divine Mercy.

From " A Simple Path" by Mother Teresa

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