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Welcome to
Saint Joseph Parish
8 Robinson Avenue
Danbury, Connecticut 06810-5517
Telephone Number:  (203) 748-8177

Reverend Samuel V. Scott, Pastor 
Reverend David W. Franklin, Parochial Vicar 
Deacon Louis F. Howe 
Deacon Donald J. Naiman

Parish Office Hours 
Monday - Friday 
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. 

Holy Week Schedule

Sacrament of Reconciliation

 Tuesday, March 31st 7:30-9:00 P.M.
Saturday, April 4th 11:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon
3:00-4:00 P.M.

Tuesday - March 31st
7:30 P.M.-Novena to the Miraculous Medal,
Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament,
and Sacrament of Reconciliation

Holy Thursday - April 2nd
7:30 P.M. - Mass of the Lord's Last Supper

Good Friday - April 3rd
3:00 P.M. - Service of the Lord's Death on the Cross
7:30 P.M. - Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday - April 4th
7:30 P.M. - Solemn Easter Virgil

Easter Sunday - April 5th
Masses - 7:30, 9:00, 10:30 A.M. and 12:00 Noon
Please note there is not 5:00 P.M. Mass

Our Lenten Sacrifice

Days of Abstinence – Ash Wednesday, all Fridays in Lent, and Good Friday for all who have reached their 14th birthday, no meat can be taken.
Days of Fast – Ash Wednesday and Good Friday for all who have reached their 18th birthday and have not as yet reached their 60th birthday, a limit of one full meatless meal.
Weekdays of Lent – No obligation to fast; however, voluntary acts of self-denial are recommended.
Easter Duty Obligation – Must be made from the First Sunday in Lent, February 22nd, through Trinity Sunday, May 31st.
Self Denial – Is encouraged on a voluntary basis. Acts may include daily Mass, spiritual study, Lenten Devotions, the Rosary, Stations of the Cross and deeds of mercy and kindness.
Abstinence – No meat
Fast and Abstinence – 1 full meal (18 through 59), no meat over 14 years old
Eucharistic Fast – 1 hour from foods and liquids

Water and medicine never break a fast

Religious Education




Saturday Vigil  4:00 P.M. 
7:30, 9:00, 10:30 A.M.,
12:00 Noon and 5:00 P.M. 

Monday - Friday 
7:00 A.M. and 12:05 P.M. 

Saturday Morning
8:00 A.M. 

   11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon  
3:00 P.M. 3:45 P.M


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