Saint Joseph’s R.C. Parish, Cardiff

The Paschal Candle

Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist: Feast

Follow me. And he got up and followed him ... [Read the whole of Today’s Gospel]

Follow me. And he got up and followed him ...
[Read the whole of Today’s Gospel]

24th Week of Ordinary Time, Year C

Father, bring us to the dignity which distinguishes the poor in spirit and show us how great is the call to serve.

Quote of the Week

“If anyone nurses anger against another, can they then demand compassion from the Lord?”

Ecclesiasticus chapter 28, Verse 3

Masses & Services this Week [Sundays: Yr C, Weekdays: Yr 1]

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Pope Francis’ Prayer Intention for September

Universal – Politicians, Scientists and Economists That politicians, scientists and economists work together to protect the world’s seas and oceans.

Bible Study

The next Bible Study will take place on Thursday 26th of September, 7.30pm in the Chapel. We will look at the readings for 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time:

These readings can be most easily found in an ordinary Sunday Missal.


saint joseph’s catholic church

If you’re a first time visitor, welcome to our website. If you’re a regular, welcome back. For a general overview of the site, or for help to find what you’re looking for more quickly, use the menu below.


  • links - links to websites for children.


  • art - christian art by the masters, plus a short reflection.
  • books - book recommendations covering serveral categories.
  • poetry - original poetry, mostly by people in the parish.
  • photos - original photography, mostly in and around cardiff.
  • stories - original prose/fiction by people in the parish.
  • q & a - why fast? what does ‘magnum pietatis opus’ mean? etc.




  • services - times of masses and confessions in the parish.
  • joseph - a short article about our patron, saint joseph.
  • sisters - a little bit about the Sisters of st. joseph of annecy.
  • clergy - a little bit about the clergy in our parish.
  • chaplaincy - information about hospital chaplaincy services.
  • contact - a few ways to contact us.


  • magazine - the magazine page, which changes each week.
  • work - information about parish projects.
  • views - short essays on some interesting topics.
  • diary - events coming up in the parish and the diocese.


  • girm - short articles on the general instruction of the roman missal.
  • commentary - a commentary on the mass.
  • prayers - prayers useful for occasional liturgies.
  • reflections - reflections useful for various situations.