Saturday: 4:00 PM
Sunday: None

Stuyvesant Falls
Sunday: 10:30 AM, 1:30 PM (Spanish)

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Mission Statement: We, The Church of St. Joseph form the one Body of Jesus Christ gathering to recognize and celebrate His presence and action among us, in our worship, hospitality and ministries.

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An Invitation...

The Our Lady of Victory Adoration Chapel Committee is excited to announce that we have just produced a promotional video to invite area Catholics to the devotion of Eucharistic Adoration.  Because Covid has placed restrictions on mass attendance in many churches, we hope that this brief sampling of testimonies from our Adorers may inspire all who may feel a longing to be with the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament. The OLV Chapel is open to all and is located at St. Mary's Church, 429 E. Allen St., Hudson.  For more information, visit our website at http://OLV.WeAdoreHim.com  or call Rebecca at 518-799-5535. 

Special Video Message from Pope Francis:  a short, sweet video from Pope Francis helping us pray for all in need and anxious at this time of Pandemic.

A Fresh, New Begining - Fr. George gives an update on our churches' reopening, and looks ahead to a time of discernment and renewal. Filmed in St. James Church by Aaron McGuirk and edited by Justine Rodriguez.

Call for volunteers: "Would you like to volunteer to help us reopen? We are looking for those at low-risk who are willing to safely welcome our friends back to worship!"

  1. Church of St. Josephstjosephcolumbia@nycap.rr.com, (518) 799-5411
  2. St. James Church: sjofficeassistant@gmail.com , (518) 392-4991
  3. St. John the Baptist: stjohnthebaptistch@nycap.rr.com, (518) 758-9401 

Fr. George Fleming shares news and thoughts on the gradual reopening of the parishes of the Catholic Community of Northern Columbia County to public worship this summer.

The Fourth Sunday of Easter (April 25) - Fr. Gary Gelfenbien celebrates mass on the Fourth Sunday of Easter at St. James Church in Chatham, NY. Music by Justine Rodriguez. Filmed by Aaron McGuirk. Edited by Justine Rodriguez.

YouTube video, "A Tough and Honest Reflection": Fr. George Fleming speaks to his parishes of the horror of the tragic death of George Floyd and the sin of racism and violence. He also reflects on the need for individuals and institutions to awaken, reform and renew themselves, on our duty to listen and support each other, and Christ's call to cherish the breath of life in each brother and sister among us.Statement from the Chairmen of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops

First Communion-related children's artwork: as we know, First Communions that would have been joyfully celebrated these weekends in May have been postponed due to the pandemic.  Stella Z. is a candidate for First Communion from St. James Church who channeled her creativity and excitement about her big day into a charming Lego project. Fr. George will be speaking to First Communion candidates in this weekend's homily

"Pope Francis's prayer to Virgin Mary for protection against coronavirus" Activity sheet:  Lisanne Jensen has created a downloadable activity sheet for children that's enjoyable for all ages. Hail Mary Worksheet

Daily Mass in Spanish is now available from Father Jorge Reyes, Director of Spanish Apostolate.
La misa diaria en español ahora está disponible del Padre Jorge Reyes, Director del Apostolado español.