Events and Announcements

Knights of Columbus Upcoming Events

Pray the Rosary with Knights and others at 8:00 and 10:30am on Sundays (after the 7:00am and before the 11:00am Masses)

Save these Dates:

  • KOC Blood Drive: Sun, Nov 22
  • Thanksgiving St. Vincent de Paul Food Drive: Sun, Nov 22


Parish Christmas Project

Special envelopes will be passed out after weekend masses in early November. Please return your envelopes to the parish office by Dec 1. With your help, we will make Christmas a little brighter for the students at St. Agnes and St. Charles Catholic Schools! THANK YOU!


Parish Grief Support Groups

The Parish Grief Support Groups will be starting up again. Please call for more information about The Journey Begins and The Journey Continues.


Sacristans, Altar Servers and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Needed

Consider becoming an Extraordinary Minister, Altar Server or Sacristan! No special skills required and training is provided although you must be a practicing Catholic at Our Lady of Joy.


Catholicism: The Pivotal Players

Add Wed, Nov 18 @ 3:30 PM

Join David Lins in rooms 5 & 6 every Wednesday at 3:30pm, Nov 18 - Dec 16, for a five week course on some of the most pivotal players in Catholicism. We will cover Francis of Assisi, Thomas Aquinas, Catherine of Siena, John Henry Newman, and G.K. Chesterton. Hope you can join us!

Dr. Brant Pitre’s reflections on the coming Sunday’s readings

Add Mon, Nov 23 @ 9:00 AM (weekly)

Every Monday - if you request it – at about 9:00am, I will email you a transcript of Dr. Brant Pitre’s reflections on the coming Sunday’s readings. They provide deep insight and context that bring the readings to life in an entirely new way.


Thanksgiving Day Mass

Add Thu, Nov 26 @ 9:00 AM

Join us for Mass at 9:00am. This Mass will not be live-streamed.

Our Lady's Guild Hike

Add Fri, Nov 27 @ 8:30 AM

Join us for an easy Turkey Trekkie Trot hike of 2.4 miles on Nov 27 at Rustler Trail and connectors. We will meet at Browns Ranch Trailhead (30301 N. Alma School Pkwy. Scottsdale, AZ 85262) at 08:30am.


The Catechism of the Catholic Church

Add Fri, Nov 27 @ 10:00 AM (weekly)

Fridays at 10:00am

Bring your Catechism as we will be going through it during the group – being sure to hit as many high points as possible.


Christmas Flower Fund

Add Sun, Nov 29

Donation envelopes will be attached to the bulletin on Nov 29 or may be found in the narthex.

Please return the envelope in the Sunday collection basket or to the parish office.