Who is St Joseph?

Who is St Joseph?

Biblical Reference of St Joseph St Joseph was a descendant of the house of  King David . After marrying  Mary , he found her already pregnant...
Biblical Reference of St Joseph St Joseph was a descendant of the house of  King David . After marrying  Mary , he found her already pregnant and, “being a righteous man and unwilling to expose her to public disgrace” (Matthew 1:19), decided to divorce her quietly, but an angel told him that the child was the Son of God and was conceived by the  Holy Spirit . Obeying the angel, St Joseph took Mary as his wife. After Jesus’ birth at  Bethlehem  in  Judaea , where the  Holy Family  received the  Magi , an angel warned St Joseph and Mary about the impending violence against the child...

Prayer To St. Joseph the Worker

Saint Joseph, Shining model for all workers, Obtain for me your vision of work. Help me to keep in  mind That my work is my...
Saint Joseph, Shining model for all workers, Obtain for me your vision of work. Help me to keep in  mind That my work is my collaboration with my Creator in his ongoing creation.   Make me see obstructions and problems As challenges to be met And opportunities to be seized That God’s creation may reach its destined goal. Help me to harness all my resourcefulness To the successful completion of the tasks that have fallen to my share in God's creative work.   Teach method in my work; Teach me patience in my work. Teach me to cooperate with others...

Prayer To St. Joseph

Blessed Joseph, husband of Mary, be with us this day. You protected and cherished the Virgin, loving the child Jesus as your son, you rescued...
Blessed Joseph, husband of Mary, be with us this day. You protected and cherished the Virgin, loving the child Jesus as your son, you rescued him from the danger of death. Defend the Church, the household of God, purchased by the blood of Christ. Guardian of the holy family, be with us in our trials. May your prayers obtain for us the strength to flee from error, and wrestle with the powers of the evil one so that in life we may grow in holiness and in death rejoice in the crown of victory. Amen.