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Welcome to St. Joachim's Catholic Church

Father Jorge Arboleda , Administrator | Lance Velez, Deacon | Julie Velez, Coordinator of Religious Education

St. JOACHIM’S CHURCH IS RETURNING TO INDOOR MASSES
As of Tuesday, October 13, 2020, Stanislaus County was moved into the California COVID-19 red tier.  Therefore, indoor liturgical celebrations may resume at our Parish.

Attendance is LIMITED to only 100 persons per Mass services.  As we return to indoor Mass services, all protocols are to be followed strictly until further notice.  Once again, your patience, understanding, and cooperation are deeply appreciated.  Please review the following as it contains Mass schedule information.

MASS SERVICES SCHEDULE: 
Saturday, October 17, 2020 NO MASSES 
Sunday, October 18, 2020 9:00 A.M. English Mass – INDOOR SERVICE 
Sunday, October 18, 2020 11:00 A.M. Spanish Mass – OUTDOOR SERVICE 
IMPORTANT: Starting the weekend of October 24th – 25th ALL MASS SERVICES WILL BE CELEBRATED INDOORS. 
Saturday, October 24, 2020 NO English Mass at 5:30 P.M. continues to be CANCELLED until further notice. 
Saturday, October 24, 2020 7:00 P.M. Spanish Mass – INDOOR SERVICE 
Sunday, October 25, 2020 9:00 A.M. English and 11:00 A.M. Spanish Masses – INDOOR SERVICES 

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THE FOLLOWING: 
1. The dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days will continue.
2. If people choose to attend Mass, they must know that they do so at their own risk. During this phase, we ask that those at-risk of serious illness from COVID-19 or Flu remain home. 
3. Anyone with slightest symptoms of the illness, including clergy, must not attend Mass.

 

Here is the link to our new Facebook Page! Aquí está el enlace a nuestra nueva página de Facebook!

All Sacraments masses and Sunday masses will be live streamed on our FB page. Todas las misas sacramentales y misas dominicales se transmitirán en vivo en nuestra página de FB.

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We are a welcoming Catholic community called by God to live out the message of Christ in love and service to all people.  We are pleased to share our Church with you today. Whether you are visiting, an active parishioner or are newly arrived to our Parish, please take a few moments to share your comments and tell use where you are from.

Somos una comunidad católica acogedora llamada por Dios para vivir el mensaje de Cristo en amor y servicio a todas las personas. Nos complace compartir nuestra Iglesia con ustedes hoy. Si usted está visitando, un parroquiano activo o está recién llegado a nuestra parroquia, por favor tome unos momentos para compartir sus comentarios y decirle el uso de donde usted es.


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Mass Schedule

Saturday:
English, 5:30 P.M.
Spanish, 7:00 P.M.

Sunday:
English, 9:00 A.M.
Spanish, 11:00 A.M.

Weekdays:
English, 
Mondays, Thursdays, 8:00 A.M.
Tuesdays, 5:30 P.M.
Spanish, 
Wednesdays, Fridays 8:00 A.M.

Sacraments

Confessions:
Tuesdays, 6:00 P.M.

Baptisms, First Eucharist, Confirmation & Marriage: 
Please contact the Parish Office:
Phone (209)862-3528
Fax (209)862-3512

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 17, 2020 NO MASSES 
Sunday, October 18, 2020 9:00 A.M. English Mass – INDOOR SERVICE 
Sunday, October 18, 2020 11:00 A.M. Spanish Mass – OUTDOOR SERVICE 
IMPORTANT: Starting the weekend of October 24th – 25th ALL MASS SERVICES WILL BE CELEBRATED INDOORS.

Full Calendar of Events

 

 


Prayer Requests

Current Information from the office of the Bishop, Including Bishop Cotta's 2020 Monthly Reflections can be found at the link below:

Bishop Cotta's address on the Election 2020:

United Samaritans Foundation in Turlock; USF is a non-profit which delivers food to people in need in Stanislaus County, along with facilitating provisions of services to transition to a better quality of life.  United Sumaritan can help those individuals and families in our surrounding cities who are unable to fully pay for the rising costs of prescriptions. Those who have their own insurance (those on MediCal or Medicare Part D do not qualify for the program) or who lack insurance, who also have any prescription bill can be fully covered by Boies Pharmacy in Turlock, who delivers!  – the qualifications are explained here:

La Fundación de Samaritanos Unidos (USF) en Turlock, CA es una organización sin fines de lucro que entrega alimentos a personas necesitadas en el condado de Stanislaus, junto con la provisión de servicios para la transición hacia una mejor calidad de vida. La Fundación de Samaritanos Unidos puede ayudar a aquellas personas y familias en nuestras ciudades que no pueden pagar en completo los costos de las prescripciones de medicina. Aquellos que tienen su propio seguro (los que están en MediCal o Medicare Parte D no califican para el programa) o que carecen de seguro, que también tienen gastos de medicamentos recetados pueden estar completamente cubiertos por Boies Pharmacy en Turlock, quien los entrega! - las calificaciones se explican aquí:

 

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