Nice Notes!

These are just some of the nice notes I have received from Virtual Altar visitors this year: THANK YOU so much for the continued tradition of your virtual St. Joseph’s Altar!  I have been enjoying making offerings here for years Read more…


Collecting Food for the Needy During COVID

I recently had someone ask me about putting together a St. Joseph Altar at a school as a way to collect food for the needy but avoiding homemade items due to COVID restrictions. I shared the pics below that visitors Read more…


eBook giveaway: Viva San Giuseppe: A Guide For St. Joseph Altars

OUR WINNER IS: Mary Ann Kwiatkowski DEADLINE TO ENTER: Saturday, February 27th at midnight. We’re starting the 2021 St. Joseph season with a giveaway: Viva San Giuseppe: A Guide For St. Joseph Altars published in 1985 by St. Joseph Guild, New Orleans, Read more…


Viva San Giuseppe!

By Evann Duplantier The penitential nature of Lent makes finding inspirational family activities somewhat difficult. Forty days is a very long time to the smaller members of the household. One bright spot in our Lenten journey is the March 19 Read more…


A Guide for St. Joseph Altars

Are you getting ready for St. Joseph’s Day? Planning an Altar? This little booklet could be a great help. Donations of $25 or more to the Virtual St. Joseph Altar receive a digital copy of Viva San Giuseppe, A guide for Saint Read more…


Free Shipping until January 31, 2021

Get free shipping on orders over $45 until January 31 at 5 PM central. Use the code FREESHIP121 at checkout. All this and more at https://virtualstjosephaltar.threadless.com/


New Store – New Items!

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar now has a new store: https://virtualstjosephaltar.threadless.com/ Check out our new designs. I am especially excited about this sticker! More designs coming soon!


New Domain Name & New Site

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar now has its own long-overdue, and well-deserved domain name: virtualstjosephaltar.com And, as long as I was getting a new name, I figured it was time for a more mobile friendly site. All the same content Read more…


Virtual Altar featured in 2014 Lent booklet

Real Life Lent: Daily Meditations, Prayers, and Activities by Connie Clark The Virtual St. Joseph Alar is listed on page 16 as the March 19th “Family Activity.”  Thanks, Connie!


Virtual Altar in Catholic Digest

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar was included in the “Celebrate March” calendar section of the February/March 2013 issue of Catholic Digest.  You can find the following blurb on page 92:  The St. Joseph Altar is an old tradition in Sicily. You can visit Read more…