september 2023

01sepAll Day04Oblates to Host Labor Day Triduum, Mass Honoring St. Joseph the Worker


Event Details

The Congregation of the Oblates of St. Joseph will host their 41st Annual labor Day Weekend Triduum and Labor Day Mass in honor of St. Joseph the Worker during the upcoming holiday weekend, Sept. 1-4, at their Chapel of St. Joseph, located at 1880 Route 315, Laflin. Masses during the Triduum (Sept. 1-3 / Friday - Sunday) will be celebrated at 12 Noon and 7:00 p.m., followed by devotional prayers to St. Joseph as patron saint of laborers. Guest celebrant and preacher for this year's Labor Day Triduum will be Father Gustavo Lopez, O.S.J., a member of the Oblate Congregation (USA Province) currently ministering as an assistant pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, in Bakersfield, CA. A special Mass is set for Labor Day morning honoring St. Joseph the Worker on Monday, Sept. 4th, at 11:00 a.m., concelebrated by the local Oblate priests. At the conclusion of the Mass, bread will be blessed and distributed to the faithful as a symbol of the fruit of our labor. All Noon Masses celebrated during the Triduum & Labor Day morning will be broadcast live on JMJ Catholic Radio 104.5 FM. For more information, contact the main office at (570) 654-7542 or by email:


september 1 (Friday) - 4 (Monday)


Oblates of Saint Joseph Seminary – Laflin, PA

1880 Highway 315