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Spread devotion to St. Joseph!

Got a blog or website? Spread devotion to St. Joseph all year long. Grab a Virtual St. Joseph Altar badge for your site or blog. On Facebook? Join us and stay in the loop.


Prayer in Honor of St. Joseph

This lovely little prayer is taken from Fr. Hardon’s Catholic Prayer Book: PRIEST: Let us praise our God in the veneration of Blessed Joseph, our protector.   PEOPLE: O Saint Joseph, foster-father of our Lord Jesus Christ and true spouse of the Blessed Virgin Read more…


Prayers for the Dead 2021

This is a place to request prayers for deceased loved ones. Simply list your deceased family and friends in the comment box below. Please separate names with a comma.  For other general prayer requests, please visit Prayer Requests 2021. Eternal rest Read more…


Prayer Requests 2021

This is a place for general prayer requests. Simply submit your prayer request in the comment box below. For prayers for deceased loved ones, please visit Prayers for the Dead 2020. Holy St. Joseph, Spouse of Mary, be mindful of me, Read more…


Resources for the Year of St. Joseph

I’ve added a new page to the Virtual St. Joseph website for the Year of St. Joseph. This page will contain news, links, and resources to help the faithful celebrate and participate in this special year. I’ll be adding to Read more…


The Year of St. Joseph has begun!

Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph” With the Apostolic Letter “Patris corde” (“With a Father’s Heart”), Pope Francis recalls the 150th anniversary of the declaration of Saint Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church. To mark the occasion, the Read more…


150 Years, & Counting!

On December 8, 1870, Pope Pius IX declared St. Joseph Patron of the Catholic Church. The Pope also raised the March 19th feast to the rank of double of the first class. Happy 150th anniversary, St. Joseph! Viva San Giuseppe! Read more…


Every Wednesday is St. Joseph’s Day

The Church assigns a devotion to each day of the week. Wednesday has traditionally been set aside for St. Joseph. So, let’s not just think of St. Joseph on his two Feast days because every Wednesday is St. Joseph’s Day! The following Read more…


Sleeping St. Joseph Statue

Back in 2015, when I started searching for a sleeping St. Joseph statue they were hard to come by. There are more choices out there now, but the best deal I found was from Autom.com. I purchased the 8″, but Read more…