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Our Mission…

Of historic Saint Joseph Church is to proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ confidently and completely.  We do so in order to build a joyful and welcoming community of faith that reaches out enthusiastically to all through out ministries of word, worship and service.


Dear Friends,

Welcome to historic Saint Joseph Parish.  We are warm, friendly and down-to-earth people for whom worship, education and social outreach are important.  Come take a tour of this website and see the various elements of our wonderful parish unfold before you.  We are very proud of our past; we enjoy one another’s company in the present; and we look forward to a future full of promise and hope.  Come join us on our pilgrimage of faith. 

If you would like more information please feel free to contact us.

God bless, and welcome home!


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New to the parish?
Great! We’re glad you’re here.
Register for membership and come to our next Welcome Sundays and meet other new members.
Existing members: Please fill out the Parish Census 2014.


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Parish Events














Happy Hours on Faith – Deacon Matt Heinrich His Faith Journey to the Seminary and His Recent Trip to the Holy Land – Friday, Jan. 30 at 5:30pm St. Joseph Community Room

Come join us for our next “Happy Hours on Faith,” Friday, January 30 at 5:30 PM in the Community Room.  “Happy Hours” arises out of the Parish Transformation project and is meant to provide small group faith sharing/development opportunities for all of our parishioners.  This specific program will offer an opportunity to hear Deacon Matt Heinrich talk about his personal faith journey, including his seminary experience, as well as the faith aspects of his recent visit to the Holy Land.  The evening starts with appetizers from 5:30 – 6:00 PM, then the discussion session from 6:00 – 7:00 PM, and concludes with dessert from 7:00 – 7:30PM.  

Hope to see you there!


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Family Bingo & Pizza Night – Friday February 6, 2015

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CD for Feb

Click Here for Youth Group Ski Trip info

on February 13, 2015 – Sign Up Today!


Ash Wednesday

February 18, 2015

Distribution of Ashes:

6:30am Mass

8:30am Mass

10:15am Mass

4:00pm Service

7:30pm Mass


Feb family mass

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Watch short videos on the following popular Church activities. Click right most button for full screen viewing after starting video.

  • Oktoberfest

  • Women’s Club 150th Anniversary

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1747 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois 60091

Phone: 847-251-0771 ~ Fax: 847-251-5715

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