7:00 p.m. Vigil Mass, St. Joseph (Akron, CO)
8:00 a.m. St. Joseph (Akron)
5:30 p.m. Tuesday, St. Joseph (Akron)
7:30 a.m. Wednesday, St. Joseph, (Akron)
Excluding Holy Days & Holidays
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is offered regularly at the following times or by appointment.
8:00 p.m. Saturday following Mass (Akron)
7:00 a.m. Sunday before Mass (Akron)
30-minutes before weekday Mass
Religious Education News
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Religious Education News
Confirmation & First Communion
March 24 at 6:30 p.m. - 3rd grade class meeting with Fr. Marek (kids are encouraged to go to the Stations of the Cross at 5:30 p.m.)
April 27th at 6:15 p.m. - 3rd grade class Confirmation/Communion practice followed by reconciliation.
April 28 at 5:30 p.m. - 2nd grade class Sacrament of Reconciliation.
May 2 at 8:00 a.m. - Confirmation/1st Communion Mass
Contact Jennifer Willeke for questions. Contact information is located in the bulletin.
Please contact Fr. Marek or Deacon Joe if you know of someone in need.
Stations of Cross
Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
Mass at 6:00 pm*
*No Mass at 7:30 am during Lent
Dates: March 3, 10, 17, & 24
"The Search" video is available free. Follow along at home by signing up for free with our parish subscription to Formed.org
2020 Parish Contribution Statements
If one is needed, please drop a note in the collection basket, leave a message on the answering machine, or email your request. Thank you.
Catholic Adult Education Classes
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the church basement.
Hope to see you there!
Note: Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will be no parish breakfast.
For instructions, click here
St. Joseph in Akron celebrates 100 years
When Father Marek Ciesla celebrates Sunday Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Akron, the community is deeply connected — not just in the prayers and responses, but in the […]
[Read the full story here in the Denver Catholic]
Assisted Suicide & the Sacraments
Beginning in 2017, it is legal for Colorado doctors to write a suicide prescription for a consenting person who has been diagnosed with a terminal illness with six months or less to live.
As disciples of Our Lord, we know that suicide is a rejection of life, which is a gift from God. As we encounter loved ones who are considering Physician-Assisted Suicide (PAS), here are guidelines developed by the Colorado bishops on how to address this critical end-of-life issue in the context of our Catholic faith.
Archbishop's Solemn Promise
Archbishop Samuel Aquila made a solemn promise to the people of northern Colorado to be as transparent as possible about its handling, prevention, and response policies in regards to the sexual abuse of minors and misconduct. Learn more at: archden.org/promise
Lay Volunteer Schedule
At our parish we depend on a variety of individuals to make our liturgies a success. Thank you for volunteering!
No schedule at this time
St. Joseph, 551 W. 6th Street, Akron, CO
West from US HWY 34 Travel East on US Hwy 34 from Brush, CO about 25 miles.. Turn left onto Custer Avenue. Turn left onto W. 6th Street, and St. Joseph's Catholic Church will be on the right just past Delta Ave.
Saint Joseph Catholic Church
551 W. 6th Street
Akron, Colorado 80720
(Email) Pastor email@example.com
Tuesday & Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
After Hours Emergency Numbers
In case of illness, hospitalization, or sudden death, call the Parish Office immediately at (970) 345-6996 or St. Mary's in Brush at (970) 842-2216.
Alternatively contact St. Helena's in Fort Morgan at (970) 867-2885 or St. Anthony's in Sterling at (970) 522-6422.