We are glad you stopped by our website to "catch up" with what is happening at St Joseph Parish.
Blessing of Animals
The feast of St. Francis is Saturday, October 4th. We will have blessing of animals sponsored by St. Joseph School on Friday, October 3rd at 3:10 P.M. outside the school entrance (Church side).
Saturday: Vigil, 5 P.M.; Sunday: 7 A.M. (St. Ann), 9 A.M., and 11 A.M. (Spanish)
Tuesday through Friday: 6:30 A.M.
Wednesdays during School year: 8:05 A.M.
Yoakum Nursing: Tuesday, 10 A.M.
Stevens Nursing Center: Friday, 10 A.M.
[Reconciliation: Saturday, 4 P.M. - 4:40 P.M.]
If you or someone you know has been sexually abused by a member of the clergy or other church personnel, you can register a complaint by one of the following means:
--First, call the Department of Family and Protective Services at 1-800-252-5400
or report the abuse online.
--If the person is in immediate danger, call 911
--Then call the Chancery at 361-573-0828 and ask to speak with the Bishop; or
--Call Rev. Gary Janak at 361-575-4741 or Sr. Emilie Eilers at 361-575-7111,
Coordinators of Pastoral Care and Outreach; or
--Write to: The Most Rev. David E. Fellhauer, Diocese of Victoria, P.O. Box
4070, Victoria, Texas 77903-4070. Mark your letter "Personal and
We will help you bring your concerns to Church officials outside the diocese if the abuse occurred elsewhere and you now reside in the Diocese of Victoria. If you are unsure about bringing a complaint or would like further information, please contact: Rev. Gary Janak at 361-575-4741.
Our Parish (St. Joseph and St. Ann) Safe Environment Coordinator is Laurie Jahn. She may be reached at 361-293-3518.
If you have questions, please contact us.
Ite ad Ioseph