Striving to Be

Missionary Disciples

Welcome to St. Joseph Catholic Church in Athens, Georgia!

We are happy to invite you to access the information you need about St. Joseph and its resources, including inquiries into the Catholic faith. Founded in1873, our church was built in 1881 followed by the addition of a Parish School in 1949. We moved to our current location in 2012. Plans for a new church building are underway! Our Parish consists of over 2000 registered families who are involved in the over 25 Ministries in service to our church. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have!

What's Happening

Stay up to date with what's happening in our Parish.


Fatima Rosary Rally

At Fatima, on May 13, 1982, Pope John Paul II said “The message of Fatima is more relevant and more urgent than when Our Lady first appeared.” Won’t you join…

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All Souls Day Book of Intentions Libro de intenciones del día de todas las almas

We have placed a Book of Intentions on the credenza in the hallway for the month of October for those who would like to record a name of a loved…

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Equip Athens

Our young adult group, ages 18-25, meet throughout the year for fun, guest speaker/theology discussion, social events, retreats and more! Come join us! We have a busy month ahead! October…

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