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.


Grace Scholarship Program

SJS hopes you will consider directing your state tax dollars to SJS! Please call us to learn more about this amazing program! We were blown away by your support last…

Read More >


St. Joseph Charities Adopt a Family Program

If your family would like to “adopt” another family—one who has applied for assistance through St.Joseph Charities Christmas Program— please contact Joey Bristol at (706) 338-6462 or Deadline for “adopting” is…

Read More >
Translate »