Saint Joseph’s R.C. Parish, Cardiff

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If the Son of Man makes you free, you will be free indeed ... [Read the whole of Today’s Gospel]

If the Son of Man makes you free, you will be free indeed ...
[Read the whole of Today’s Gospel]

5th Week of Lent, Year B

By your help, Lord our God, may we walk eagerly in that same charity with which, out of love for the world, your Sond handed himself over to death.

Quote of the Week

“He learnt obedience, Son though he was, through his sufferings; when he had been perfected, he became for all who obey him the source of eternal salvation.”

Hebrews chapter 5, Verses 8-9 (NJB)

Masses & Services this Week [Sundays: Yr B, Weekdays: Yr 2]

Pope Francis’ Prayer Intention for March 2018

Evangelization: Formation in Spiritual Discernment That the Church may appreciate the urgency of formation in spiritual discernment, both on the personal and communitarian levels.

Bible Study

The next Bible Study will take place on Thursday 22nd of March, 7.30pm in the Chapel. We will look at the readings for the 6th Sunday of Lent:

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.