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
Religious Education classes have started, and are supplemented with family learning and prayer at home. Remember that Formed.org also has great videos for children. Click here to sign up for your free gift subscription to FORMED. Our parish gift to you.
You are invited to join fellow Catholics from around the world in the process of opening our hearts & minds to the Holy Spirit and to participate in the discussion of the life and mission of the church.
Gifts to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal are immediately invested in works of mercy, education, and charity. To make an immediate impact on our faith community call 303-867-0614 or visit: www.archden.org/givetoday
ACA Goal - St. Joseph: $13,285
Pledged amount to date: $6,075
% of goal: 45.7%
Paid to date: $6,075
Thank you for your support!
Monthly Adoration-1st Sunday of the Month
Adoration on each First Sunday of the month.
7:40 a.m. - Adoration begins, Rosary prayed
7:55 a.m. - Benediction
8:00 a.m. - Mass
Inquire at Parish office
Join us again in the fall.
Anointing of the Sick - Last weekend of month
After each Mass
July 30 & 31, 2022
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!
The schedule is posted in the weekly bulletin.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.