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Marriage Preparation 2018

January 1st - December 31st, 2018

$300 - $500

On behalf of St. Joseph Parish, we congratulate you on your engagement and upcoming wedding! We are honored that you have chosen to celebrate this wonderful sacrament with our parish family. At St. Joseph Parish, we offer a comprehensive program to properly prepare you for marriage. This program meets the requirements of marriage preparation set by the Catholic Church. We look forward to walking this journey with you!

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Vacation Bible School

June 25th - June 29th, 2018

$40

Our theme for Vacation Bible School this summer is AMPED: Live Fully Alive! Camp will he held June 25 – 29 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Children in Pre-K to grade 5 are invited as campers. Middle and High school students wanted as volunteers! If you would like to volunteer, please contact Amy Buttarazzi abuttarazzi@sjpray.org .

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Camp S*MILE 2018

July 30th - August 3rd, 2018

$0 - $200

Camp S*MILE is a week long work camp for middle school students looking to love others, make an impact on the Baltimore area and get to know God.

Camp S*MILE will occur the week of July 30th - August 3rd (8am - 4pm) at the O'Dwyer Retreat House in Sparks, MD. This camp is for all current 6th - 8th graders (2017-2018).

During the week we will engage in several activities like:

-Picking vegetables at First Fruit Farms

-Serving in the city with organizations like My Sister's Place

-Learning about issues affecting our city and country

-Developing relationships with teens in our school and parish community

The week will then conclude with a trip to Hershey Park.

ADULT AND HIGH SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS

  • All current high school students who wish to help out need to complete STAND training.

  • Adults who would like to volunteer need to have completed Virtus.

  • Adult volunteers can serve the whole week or half a day.

CAMPAMENTO S*MILE

Campamento S*MILE una larga semana de campamento de trabajo para los estudiantes de la secundaria, buscando querer a otros, y crear un impacto en el area de Baltimore y llegar a conocer a Dios.

Campamento S*MILE se llevará a cabo en la semana del 30 de Julio - Agosto 3 (8:00 am a 4:00pm) en la casa de retiro ODwyer en Sparks, MD
este campamento es para todos los que estan cursando 6to hasta 8vo grado (2017-2018)

Durante esa semana estaremos ocupados en varias actividades como:

-cosechando vegetales en First Fruit Farm
- Sirviendo en la ciudad y en las organizaciones como My Sister's Place
- Conociendo acerca de los problemas que afectan en nuestra ciudad y nuestro país
- Desarrollando relaciones con adolescentes en nuestra escuela y nuestra comunidad

En la semana también estará incluido un viaje a Hershey park

ADULTOS Y VOLUNTARIOS DE SECUNDARIA

  • todos los estudiantes del 9no, 10mo,... grado que quieran ayudar tienen que completar el registros de proteccion para los niños
  • Adultos que quieran ayudar tienen que completar el registro Virtus
  • Adultos voluntarios pueden servir durante toda la semana o solo medio tiempo. camp S*MILE 2018 el registro está abierto!
Kids and youth

2018-2019 St. Joseph Children and Youth Faith Formation Registration

September 23rd - September 24th, 2018

$0 - $150

The Faith Formation Team is excited to jump into a new school year wtih you and your children. We have lots of new and exciting things planned for the 2018-2019 school year.

It is through the next generation that St. Joseph Parish in Cockeysville, Maryland will become a welcoming, diverse, vibrant, and authentic parish that will be a beacon of Christian witness to Northern Baltimore County and beyond.

To help reach this vision, St. Joseph Catholic Parish offers relationaly-based ministry to help children and teenagers learn more about their Catholic faith and a relationship with God. The way we do that is through our programs detailed below:

Faith Formation (Pre-K through Grade 5)

Traditional (Classroom Setting)--Saturday 5:30 to 6:45pm;

Contemporary (Large & Small Group Settings)--Sunday 10:15 to 11:30am

Our Faith Formation is for children who want to learn more about a God who loves them and a Church that will help them get to know Him.

Children in faith formation (Pre-K through Grade 5) have the option to sign up for Saturday evening or Sunday morning.

For more information regarding Faith Formation, please contact Amy Buttarazzi at abuttarazzi@sjpray.org

Edge (Middle School) -- Grades 6 through 8

Sunday 5:00 to 7:00pm

At Edge teens will learn more about their Catholic faith and identity in Christ through engaging activities and meaningful relationships.

While we want to help younger generations grow in their relationship with Christ, this program is open to all teens, no matter their beliefs.

For more information regarding EDGE, please contact Chris Wesley at cwesley@sjpray.org

The Underground (High School) -- Grades 9 through 12

Sunday 5:00 to 7:00pm

At The Underground, high school students will form relationships with their peers and adults who want to help them discover God's purpose for their life and the role they can play in the local and universal Church.

While we want to help younger generations grow in their relationship with Christ, this program is open to all teens, no matter their beliefs.

For more information regarding The Underground, please contact Chris Wesley at cwesley@sjpray.org

Home Based Program

Our Home Based Program is for those families seeking an alternative to the traditional and contemporary programs offered at St. Joseph Parish.
For more information contact Amy Buttarazzi at abuttarazzi@sjpray.org

Faith Formation for Students with Special Needs

*This program is a weekly program meeting on Sundays beginning in January from 10:30 - 11:15 am in the school music room. Sessions include rotating sessions of learning, playing and earned free time. For children ages 7 - 12.

For more information contact Amy Buttarazzi at abuttarazzi@sjpray.org

Fees to fund our Home Based Program, Traditional, Contemporary, and EDGE Programs are as follows:

*one child -- $150.00;

*two children -- $240.00;

*three or more children -- $315.00;

*High School -- no fee

Please note that no child is ever denied the opportunity to participate in Faith Formation because of an inability to monetarily contribute. Please contact us if your family is in need of financial assistance.

Bride and groom

Marriage Preparation 2019

January 1st - December 31st, 2019

$300 - $500

On behalf of St. Joseph Parish, we congratulate you on your engagement and upcoming wedding! We are honored that you have chosen to celebrate this wonderful sacrament with our parish family. At St. Joseph Parish, we offer a comprehensive program to properly prepare you for marriage. This program meets the requirements of marriage preparation set by the Catholic Church. We look forward to walking this journey with you!