Recent Announcements

  • Petersburg Pool Party The Party is RESCHEDULED for Monday, July 27 - 7 to 9 PM at the Wapakoneta Water Park. All are invited!  Hopefully it will be WARMER and DRYER that day!
    Posted Jul 8, 2015, 6:53 AM by Cindy Walkup
  • Attention young women! The Cincinnati Catholic Women are accepting applications for the Continue with Confidence Scholarships and the St. Rose Scholarship.  Three - $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to candidates who are practicing ...
    Posted Jul 8, 2015, 5:35 AM by Cindy Walkup
  • GriefShare Adults suffering the loss of a loved one are invited to attend GriefShare, a 13-week program with video instruction and group discussions.  Petersburg GriefShare sessions will be held from ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2015, 1:58 PM by Cindy Walkup
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Welcome to St. Joseph Parish Community in Wapakoneta, Ohio. St. Joseph has a long and storied history and is happy to invite you to view its web pages. If you are visiting the area now or in the future, please know that you are welcome, and we invite you to share in the Mass celebrations with us. If you are moving to the Wapakoneta area, we look forward to your becoming an active member of the St. Joseph Parish Community. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

 St. Joseph is part of the Petersburg Pastoral Region along with

Archdiocese of Cincinnati
Catholic Online
Radio Maria

Welcome to St. Joseph Catholic Church website! Thanks for visiting us! Along with St. Lawrence Church, Rhine,
St. John Church, Fryburg, and Immaculate Conception Church, Botkins, St. Joseph is one of four parishes that
make up the Petersburg Parishes of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Please feel free to give us a call 419 738-2115 so that we can make your acquaintance and help you in any way.

You are especially encouraged to explore different dimensions of the website. For example, on the top of the page, the “bulletin” proves to be a work in progress about which Petersburg Parishes are very excited. The bulletin will have the most up to date events, faith formation opportunities and messages from staff, as well as information for those seeking to celebrate sacraments.

Other important parts of the website include the link to St. Joseph Youth Ministry’s Facebook page; the link Archdiocese of Cincinnati’s website and information about the other Petersburg Parishes, St. John, St. Lawrence and Immaculate Conception, just south of Wapakoneta, which have additional Mass times.

Again, thank you for visiting!
Sincerely and with Love In Christ.
Fr. Pat