St. Joseph Statue Hilo

photo Credit: Anna Weaver

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Mass Schedule

7:00 am
Vigil 5:00 pm

7:00 am, 9:00 am
11:45 am, 6:00 pm

M- F: 6:00 am
& 12:15 pm

Legal Holidays
7:00 am


10:00 am - 11:00am
or by appointment

*Please note: Confession schedule does not apply during some liturgical seasons.

Prayer Times

M-F: 4-5:00 pm
Sat:. 3-3:30 pm
Sun: 4-4:30 pm

Evening Prayer
& Benediction

M-F: 5:00 pm

Sat: 3:30 pm

Sun: 4:30 pm

Home & Hospital Communion

Please call the rectory to make arrangements
to receive Communion at home or in the hospital.

Funeral Arrangements

Please contact the Parish office at (808) 935-1465 before making arrangements with the funeral director / mortuary.
We must confirm the parish calendar is open for the funeral date you choose for your loved one.

Are You Registered?

If you are new to the parish or need to update your registration please click the registration form link SJ Registration Form then print, fill-out and return. Thank you!

Mail to: St. Joseph Church 43 Kapiolani St. Hilo, Hi 96720

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5th Sunday of Easter Reflection

Ordination party

Sunday, May 19

Come Celebrate!
It's a party for Fr. Poli
For is 27th Priestly Ordination

Following the 11:45 Mass

Potluck Welcome! For more info contact Bernie Rasay & Mary Correa

SJC Commemorative Book


Still Available

The commemorative book celebrating the 100th year anniversary of the dedication of St. Joseph Churchof Hilo is still available for purchase! Featuring a historical timeline,full-color photos of our ministries, fond memories of our elders, as well as hopes and dreams of our children and prayerful thoughts, this hardcover book will be a keepsake for you and your family.

It will be a great gift for Easter, Graduation and Christmas.Share our story of our beautiful church with others and family. Proceeds will go to the on-going maintenance of our church. Help us upkeep the buildings, church grounds and repairs needed in our church.

Parishioners may purchase a copy of the book for $20 from the parish office during business hours.

Mary Crowning

Mother Mary Crowning

Sunday May 26
6:00 pm Mass
after Holy Communion.

We encourage parishioners to bring flowers for the offering.

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The Alumni & Friends of Saint Joseph School is once again having their annual Luau. Please support this event as all proceeds go to our parish school for Tuition Assistance to help students attend the only Catholic School on the Big Island.

The event will be honoring the SJS classes of 1969 & 1959. Join us on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Papaikou Hongwanji Hall.

This is a Bring Your Own Beverage Event but please also bring a designated driver with you.

Tickets are $35 a plate. Take-Out is available.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Margaret Lucas @ 895-8131 or Jean Alves @ 938-9283.

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