Welcome to Our Parish Community!

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Welcome to Our Lady of Grace and St. Joseph, two of the most deeply-rooted and oldest Roman Catholic churches in the United States. As of January 2008, we merged into one parish with one website. This website provides an overview of the ministries and activities that occur in our parish.

At this time we would like to extend a warm greeting to you and encourage you to explore the rest of the site. We are a large community that is here to help fulfill your spiritual needs as well as help you find some peace in the busy Hoboken and Jersey City areas. Throughout these pages you’ll notice that we are here to help support you locally as you live the Catholic faith in a global society.

Our entire parish family wants you to know that regardless of any situation or the past, we welcome you to share your talents and interests with us. Each day we strive to create a spirit-filled and service-oriented parish that is a beacon of faith, hope, and love not only within our community but in our society as well.

Please feel free to visit us at any time, join us at one of our Masses, or attend one of our events! Once again, welcome to our parish, and we look forward to growing in faith with you. May God bless you and keep you.

Warm Regards,
Church of Our Lady of Grace & St. Joseph

Latest News

Our CCD Program begins on September 15 at 9 AM.  Now is the time to register or re-register your child!  Forms may be found on the church tables, by calling the Parish Center or by clicking HERE.  First Communion and Confirmation preparation requires two years before the celebration of the sacrament.  Children are expected to continue study in between the sacraments.  For more information, contact Patrick in the Parish Center at 201-659-0369.

CHILDREN'S CHOIR: We would like to build up our children’s choir.  Kathleen McNally, the choir director, will meet with interested children on Sundays, September 8 and 15, after Mass.  She will also meet in the choir room with children on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 10 & 11, from 3 to 5 PM.  We will decide which is the best day for the choir to meet. We welcome children between the ages of 7 and 13. We have a place in the choir for your child!  

ADULT CHOIR:  Looking for a choir to join? The first meeting is Tuesday, September 10, at 7 PM in the OLG choir room!

En sábado, el 14 de septiembre, celebramos la fiesta de la Exaltación de la Santa Cruz. Tenemos misa en español a las 12:30 pm, en San José, con tiempo para comida y comunidad despues. Por favor, acompáñanos para esta celebración muy hermosa e importante!

Father Phil will offer a course on the Gospel of St. Luke from Tuesday, 9/10 until Tuesday 10/29, at 7:30 and 8:15 pm in the Parish Center.  It will be offered in both English (7:30 pm) and Spanish (8:15 pm).  Each week, we'll discuss a different theme in the Gospel of Luke and have some discussion as to how the Gospel can relate to our day-to-day lives.  This is open to all parishioners and to anyone who is thinking about becoming Catholic. Please join us!

Empezando martes, 10 de septiembre, Padre Felipe va a ofrecer un estudio sobre el evangelio de San Lucas; cada semana, discutimos un tema importante en este evangelio, que escuchamos cada domingo de este año.  Empezamos en ingles a las 7:30 pm, y en español a las 8:15, en el centro parroquial de OLG.  ¡Todos están invitados!

All who are interested in becoming Catholic or completing their sacraments are invited to contact Father Phil in order to register for our RCIA program, which begins in September.

Young adults are invited to our annual barbecue on Sunday, September 22, from 5 to 7 pm!  It is held in the courtyard between OLG church and rectory.  We provide refreshments and grill foods.  You bring a side dish or dessert.  All are welcome!  Please invite new young adults in town.  Please RSVP on the Young Adult Facebook page if you plan to attend so we have enough for everyone.

KEEP UP WITH THE YOUNG ADULT GROUP’S activities by signing up on FACEBOOK…  Search "Young Adults of Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, NJ" and join!

We hold our annual flea market and used book sale on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, from 9 AM to 4 PM. 

PLEASE DONATE ITEMS: Now is the time to clear out attics, basements and spare rooms and donate any good items of clothing, housewares, art, holiday decorations, toys and more.  We also welcome all kinds of books, especially children’s books.  Bring them to the Parish Center during the week and the choir room on weekends. 

SELL YOUR OWN ITEMS: You may also reserve your own space to sell items by calling Ann or Ronnie in the Parish Center for an application.  Table space is $35.00.  You provide your own table and chairs.

PLEASE VOLUNTEER: We need lots of help to mount our event!  Please consider completing and returning the form located on the church tables. We need help to set up on Saturday and early Sunday morning.  We also need volunteers to staff the event on Sunday and to break down at 4 PM.  A few hours or more will help!

Hermanos y hermanas de San Jose, necesitamos más voluntarios para el Flea Market, especialmente en los domingos por la mañana (9-10 am).  Por favor, contacten a Padre Felipe o a Martha Valerio si pueden ayudarnos. Gracias por su apoyo! 

October 28 50/50 raffle tickets are available after Mass.  Please take some to sell to your co-workers or neighbors. You may also contact Ronnie or Catherine in either parish office and they will mail you some.

AUGUST 50/50 WINNER Eileen Hunt of Hoboken won $384.  Thank you for your support!










Saturday Vigil Mass (OLG) - 5:00 PM

Sunday (OLG) - 9:00 AM, 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM (Spanish), 7:30 PM
Sunday (St. Joseph) - 10:00 AM (Spanish), 12:00 PM (English)

Monday - Friday: 12:30 PM
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 PM