Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost (October 10, 2021)

Pontifical Latin Mass with Bishop Athanasius Schneider
Madonna and Child

Bishop Athanasius Schneider will be offering a Pontifical Latin Mass at St. Joseph’s today, October 10 at 1 pm. Please join us in welcoming Bishop Schneider to our community!

Food Needed for Potluck Reception

A potluck reception will follow the Pontifical Mass with Bishop Schneider in the Social Hall on October 10th.  BBQ beef and pork will be provided. We are in need of the following:

  • Appetizers (cheese & crackers, veggie trays, fruit platters)
  • Side Dishes (fruit salad or tossed salads of any kind)
  • Finger Desserts (cookies, bar cookies, brownies)
  • Bread/Rolls
  • Beverages

Sally Morgan has set up a Perfect Potluck page for this event.  To sign up, please CLICK HERE.

Thank you for helping us make this a wonderful event!

Parking Info

For those planning on attending the October 10th Mass with Bishop Athanasius Schneider, please remember that St. Joseph’s has a 10:30 Mass. In order to avoid parking complications for those leaving the 10:30 Mass, please adhere to the following:
  • Do not arrive before 12 noon
  • If arriving early, please park in the school lot (Lot #3) located at 47 S. Mulberry Street.
  • Please do not block anyone in.
 Attached are maps of available parking. As you will note, parking next to the church is limited. If you park in lots 1 or 2, you can expect to be blocked in for quite some time after the Mass.
Parking Information for October 10, 2021
If you have any further questions please email the [email protected] email address.


Confessions will be heard in the main church Sunday 12:15-12:45 pm.

On Sundays please remember the following to avoid parking complications for those who are leaving the 10:30 am Mass:

·         Please do not arrive before Noon.

·         Please park in the school lot located at 47 S. Mulberry St.



Helpers Needed to Clean Church

The parish is in need of two crews of 5 people to clean the church once every other month for 2 1/2 hours. If you are able to help, please contact Donna D’Agostino at [email protected].

Mass Intentions Available

If you would like to schedule a Traditional Latin Mass intention for someone, living or deceased, please drop your intention along with a stipend of $10.00 per Mass in the collection box at Mass or mail to St. Joseph Church, 440 St. Joseph St., Lancaster, PA 17603.  Please mark the envelope Mass Intentions c/o Donna. Or email requests to [email protected]. This is a wonderful way to remember family members or others at birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions.