Parish News

Public Masses Resume; Saturday Mass Starts at 4 p.m.

The public celebration of Sunday Mass has resumed. We will limit attendance at each of the three Masses to 175 people. The Saturday Vigil Mass will temporarily start at 4 p.m.

Read about the restrictions and attendance limitations.

Watch a video with Fr. Dennis discussing the Return to Mass, and Pentecost.

Listen to Fr. Dennis's homily for Pentecost Sunday.

There will be no daily Masses until further notice.

The dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass has been extended to July 5.

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Watch May Crowning Video

Click here to watch the St. Joseph second graders participate in a May Crowning ceremony.



We are all pilgrim people on different legs of the journey home. At St. Joseph, we pray for all to encounter Christ, be transformed by Christ, and accept Christ's commission to spread the Gospel.

If you've been away from the church for a long time or short time, you're still welcome at God's home. If you are coming from another faith tradition or no tradition at all, we welcome you home to the Christian Church founded by Jesus and expanded by his apostles to all people.

If you've moved into the neighborhood and are looking for a vibrant parish for your faith life, we welcome you to our Christian family.

We're happy to answer questions about our parish, about the Mass, about Catholicism and the Catholic Church today, and about how we as a parish of St. Joseph in Wauwatosa can serve you. Read More.

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Parish Life

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  • Fr. Dennis celebrates Easter Mass, 2018.
  • Baptism of Lorraine Nelson
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