St. Joseph on the Brandywine Upcoming Events

Adult Faith Formation Programs, 2018/2019

The Adult Faith Formation Committee is pleased to announce the line-up of programs for the year.

Please watch for our posters in the church and Family Center as well as save-the-date announcements in the bulletin and program details on the parish website:

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Life Line Screening

Join the 8 million people who have been screened. Life Line Screening will be at St Joseph On the Brandywine on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 offering five safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings that are typically not a part of a routine physical.

Please call 844-679-5609 to register and save $10 for your screening or visit online at

Click on this link for more details.

Tour The National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, 10/12/2019

Please join the Diocesan Vocations Guild and Father Christopher Coffiey on October 12, 2019 as we travel to The National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown, PA. There will be a tour of the Shrine by one of the Pauline Fathers, a fifteen minute movie about the Shrine, and time on your own to explore the grounds and visit the gift shop, etc. The cost of the pilgrimage is $30.00 per person for the bus and $15.00 for lunch, or you may brown bag your lunch.

Please contact Mary Gaworski at 302-438-6969 after 3 p.m. or via email: for more information.

Schedule for 2019 - 2020


October 13, Sunday, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
The Abuse Crisis
What Happened, Historical Perspective & The Path Forward

With Father Michael Connolly, OSFS

The program will follow the general outline of Bishop Robert Barron's "Letter to a Suffering Church".

After a light lunch, Father Connolly will provide a brief overview of the book, followed by addressing the most common questions and misconceptions. After a break, the floor will be open to additional questions.

It is important to read Bishop Barron's book prior to the presentation to fully take part in the discussion.All are welcome. If you plan to attend, please click this link to register.

November 18, Monday, after the 12:05 p.m. Mass
Book Club
The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Story of Homecoming
by Henri J. M. Nouwen

Just in time for Advent, the SJB Book Club will discuss The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Story of Homecoming by Henri J. M. Nouwen, a spiritual adventure story in which Nouwen meditates on the parable as depicted by Rembrandt; a powerful drama of forgiveness and its enduring lessons for Christianity.

We meet in the parish center after the 12:05 Mass on Monday, November 18.

All are welcome. If you plan to attend, please click this link to register.

Other Events

Archived Events

Monsignor Rebman's Jubilee Celebration- July 23, 2011

Monsignor Rebman's jubliee celebration was held on July 23, 2011 at the Family Center.
Click on this link to view photos from Monsignor Rebman's Jubilee.

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