Welcome to St. Joseph's Church

210 W. Lemon St | P.O. Box 30 Lakeland, FL 33802 | (863) 682-0555



Our Mission

We believe, as a community, that each one of us has a unique contribution to make in the form of our time, God-given talents and financial support, to build up the family of St. Joseph's and to be a living presence of Jesus in the Lakeland community.


Become a registered parishioner at St. Joseph's. Click here to download the form or stop by the Church Office (Mon-Fri) or the Church vestibule to pick up a form in person.




St. Joseph's Parish is a Catholic community of faith established over 100 years ago brought together by our common love of Jesus Christ centered on the Eucharist. Ours is a living faith, expressed in the worship of God both within our parish and in outreach in our community and our world. Everyone is welcome here.


Saturday Vigil

4 p.m.
6:30 p.m. (Saturday Vigil)
7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m.,
6 p.m.
*Noon mass is on break
for the summer.

7 a.m., 12:10 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m.
Spanish , Thursday 6:30 p.m.
Friday, St. Joseph's Academy
8:10 a.m.
First Friday Mass

7 p.m.
*No First Friday Mass in July or August 2014.

Confession Saturdays, 2:45 - 3:45 p.m. or by appointment

Daily 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. Winter Sundays 6 a.m. - 1 p.m., 5-7 p.m. & Summer Sundays 6-11:30 a.m., 5-7 p.m.
The Adoration Chapel will be closed from Jan. 5 - 9 for much needed renovations.

Holy Hour with Benediction 1st Sat. following 9 a.m. Mass
3rd Friday Upper Room, 7-8 p.m.


Marriages: Arrangements must be made at least 4 months in advance

Baptismal Prep: English - call (863)682-0555 ext. 245. Spanish - call (863)682-0555 ext. 250

Ministry to the Sick and Homebound: Call (863)682-0555 ext. 225

Anointing of the Sick: 9 a.m., Mass - 4th Saturday of the month or by appointment

Church Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Fridays 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Sundays 8:30 a.m. - Noon. The office is closed on Saturdays and holidays.

Book and Gift Shop: Sundays 8:30 a.m. to noon and Mondays through Fridays 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Thrift Store: Located at 630 N. Ingraham Avenue; Open Tuesday - Thursday, 9-4, Fridays from 10-4 and on Saturdays 9-12