The Shrine Honors St. Joseph with Triduum of Masses
To honor St. Joseph on his Feast Day, the Shrine of St. Joseph will celebrate with multiple events for three days, March 17, March 18 and March 19, the Feast Day.
On March 17, a Mass will be dedicated to families of all ages emphasizing, “St. Joseph the Family Man” at 5:30 pm in the Shrine Chapel, followed by fellowship and light refreshments. On March 18, the St. Joseph Devotions will be dedicated to “St. Joseph, Patron of Healing and Hope” at 3pm. This service will include an Anointing of the Sick in the Shrine Chapel.
On March 19, they will honor their patron, St. Joseph, with three Masses celebrated in the Chapel – 8am, Noon and 7pm. The Noon Mass will be dedicated to “St. Joseph – Man of Prayer.” The 7 pm Mass will be dedicated to “St. Joseph, Man of Hospitality.” This Mass will be followed by a St. Joseph’s Table in the auditorium, where all are invited to bring their favorite breads and desserts to be blessed and to share. Everyone is invited to participate in all of these celebrations.
The Shrine of St. Joseph is located at 1050 Long Hill Road in Stirling, New Jersey. The public is invited to visit their beautiful grounds where you can encounter God’s peace and love. The Shrine is open seven days a week and people of all faiths are welcomed. For further information call 908-647-0208 or visit their website: www.stshrine.org.