Resources for the Year of Saint Joseph

December 8, 2020, to December 8, 2021

The Catholic Church celebrates special years as declared by the Pope. They are are designed to draw us closer to some aspect of our Catholic heritage and to shower us with graces and indulgences.

This page will contain news, links, and resources to help the faithful celebrate and participate in this Year of St. Joseph. It will be updated throughout the year.


January 14, 2021

CatholicPhilly — St. Joseph: Sign of hope amid the pandemic


January 5, 2021

The Catholic Sun — ‘Year of St. Joseph’ invites intercession from foster father of Jesus


January 1, 2021

Diocese of Charlotte — Monthly Themes for the Year of St. Joseph


December 27, 2020

The Fathers of Mercy — Plenary Indulgence Options for the “Year of St. Joseph”


December 23, 2020

The Fathers of Mercy — The Year of St. Joseph: SOME BASIC FACTS


December 20, 2020

Andrew Flusche, Success with the Saints — Tips You Need to Unlock the Year of St. Joseph

Aleteia — 6 Virtues of St. Joseph that all men can imitate


December 10, 2020

Have you consecrated yourself to St. Joseph? This is the year to do it!

Aleteia — A beautiful prayer to St. Joseph in this his year: “To you, O blessed Joseph”
Catholic News Agency — Fifteen ways to gain an indulgence in the Year of St. Joseph
National Catholic Register — What the Year of St. Joseph Means, and How to Gain the Indulgences


December 8, 2020

Aleteia — Plenary indulgence offered each Wednesday in this Year of St. Joseph
Vatican News — Church grants plenary indulgence for year of St. Joseph
Vatican News — Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph”
Apostolic Letter — PATRIS CORDE

“Go to Joseph! Have recourse with special confidence to St. Joseph, for his protection is most powerful, as he is the patron of the universal Church.”

Blessed Pope Pius IX