Coming Events

Oct 5th First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the
Sacred Heart Monastery

 


 

You are invited to come participate in the First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery on Saturday, October 5th. Get there by 10 am to participate in the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary. All three priests will be available for confessions directly after mass. There will be hospitality provided after mass. We look forward seeing each of you there.


Saturday October 5th  

10:00 am - Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - Lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession
 


 

August 3rd First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the
Sacred Heart Monastery

 

We are happy to announce that the monks BBQ fundraiser was a wonderful success two weeks ago.
You are invited to come participate in the  First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery on Saturday, August 3rd. Get there by 10 am to participate in the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary. All three priests will be available for confessions directly after mass. There will be hospitality provided after mass. We look forward seeing each of you there.


Saturday August  3rd  

10:00 am - Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - Lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

 

**Put this date on your Calendar's 

2ND ANNUAL MONASTERY BARBECUE FUNDRAISER    
SATURDAY, JULY 13TH

 

Sacred Mysteries (Maronite Mass)

  10:30 am to 12:00 noon

  Barbecue

12:00 noon to 5:00 pm

 

Come support the Maronite Monks of Jesus, Mary and
Joseph, with the building of their new monastery in
Castle Rock, Washington. Bring the whole family to enjoy a great barbeque.  Come walk through
the shell of the monastery chapel and residence building
and see how the project has progressed thus far.
The monks still need to raise large funds to complete
the next and final stages of the monastery building project.
 We need your generous support!!

June First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the
Sacred Heart Monastery

 

You are invited to come participate in the First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery on Saturday, June 1st. Get there by 10 am to participate in the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary. All three priests will be available for confessions directly after mass. We look forward seeing each of you there.


Saturday June 1st  

10:00 am - Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - Lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

 

May First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the
Sacred Heart Monastery

 

Join us for First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery Saturday May 4th. Get there by 10 am to participate in the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary. All three priests will be available for confessions directly after mass. We look forward seeing all of you there.
Saturday May 4th  

10:00 am - Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

April First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the
Sacred Heart Monastery

 

The monks are happy to announce they will be having first Saturday holy mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock for the month of April.  The monks will be hearing confessions after the holy mysteries with three priests available. Please come to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament of reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

The monks are also excited to announce that the walls of the monastery building are finally up and the building project is progressing well. The next big stages will be the windows,siding and roof.  Keep the monks in your prayers as they do not, as of yet, have the funds to move past these last three stages, but they continue to move forward in complete trust of our Lord. Please get the word out to all the faithful Catholics that you know, to support the monastery financially

Here is a link to the latest video of the monastery building progress: https://youtu.be/sKcYehrg5PQ


Saturday April 6th  

10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

No First Saturday Holy Mysteries for the Month of March

The Monks will not be having First Friday or Saturday Holy Mysteries (Mass) at the Sacred Heart Monastery for the month of March. They are currently back in Chicago at Mundelein Seminary, finishing up on their doctrinal thesis. They are hopeful to be able to return to the land for First Saturday in April to offer the Holy Mysteries and confessions.
The Monastery building project continues to progress quite well, as the trusses for the roof line are in the process of being erected.

February 2019

February First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery

The monks are happy to announce they will be having First Saturday holy mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock for the month of February.  The monks will be hearing confessions after the holy mysteries with three priests available. Please come to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament of reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

The monks are also excited to announce that the walls of the monastery building are finally being raised. This is a monumental stage of their building project and they have asked for your continued prayers and donations to move forward to complete the construction. 

Saturday February 2nd  

10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession

January 2019

No January First Friday and First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery

There will be no First Friday or First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Hear Monastery for the month of January. The monks hope to return to celebrate the Holy Mysteries at the monastery the First Friday and Saturday of February, with the help of God. Watch for an email reminder or check the monks website for more details as February draws closer.
Keep the monastery in your prayers as the building projects moves forward in the middle of January with the framing of the monastery walls.
May the blessings of the Almighty Father be upon all of you and your families.
+MMJMJ+

December 2018

December First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery

As the Maronite Church has entered the season of Announcement,  we are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Saturday December 1st at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA. There will be no First Friday mass this month, only First Saturday. This is due to the rigorous assignment deadlines of our two priest monks, who are tying to finish their doctoral thesis papers. The Monks will be hearing confessions after the Holy Mysteries with three priests available. Please come to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

Saturday December 1st  
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

November 2018

October 2018

October First Friday and First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery

We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Friday October 5th and Saturday October 6th at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA.  The Monks will be hearing confessions after the Holy Mysteries with three priests available. Please come both days if possible, to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

Friday October 5th   St. Faustina Feast Day
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

Saturday October 6th 
10:00 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
11:15 pm - 1:00pm Confession
11:30:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 

September 2018

September First Friday and First Saturday Holy Mysteries Celebrating the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Friday September 7th and Saturday September 8th at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA.  The Monks will be hearing confessions after the Holy Mysteries with three priests available. Please come both days if you can to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

Friday September 7th 
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

Saturday September 8th The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
10:00 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
11:15 pm - 1:00 pm Confession
11:30:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 

August 2018

First Saturday Barbecue celebration this weekend. Events to be held on both Friday and Saturday



Just a reminder,The Maronite Monks of Jesus, Mary and Joseph invite you to celebrate with them the beginning of their monastery building project.  The Maronite bishop, the most Reverend Bishop Abdallah Elias Zaidan, has visited the monastery grounds and has given his blessing to move forward with the construction of the monastery. Thus, in early June the monks began this monumental undertaking.

Come join them in celebration and thanksgiving for a first Saturday mass and barbecue on the monastery land in Castle Rock, Washington. The monks will also be offering mass, confessions and hospitality on first Friday. See specific schedule below:

First Friday, August 3rd 
10:00 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - Hospitality lunch provided (meatless Friday)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

First Saturday August  4th 
10:00 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
11:15 am - 1:00 pm Confession
11:30 am - Hospitality, Barbecue


Monastery Address:
2308 Delemeter Rd
Castle Rock, WA 98611
(Turn on Delameter road at the Monastery sign seen below. Drive up the steep driveway past the houses about 1/4 mile up to the top of the hill.)

June 2018

June Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary

We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Friday June 8th and Saturday June 9th at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA.  The Monks will be hearing confessions after the Holy Mysteries with three priests available. Please come both days if you can to partake in the Eucharist and the sacrament reconciliation, in the midst of the beautiful serenity of the Sacred Heart Monastery.

Friday June 8th Sacred Heart of Jesus
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession 

Saturday June 9th Immaculate Heart of Mary
9:00 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
11:15 pm - 1:00pm Confession
11:30:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided

April 2018

Mercy Weekend First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery  

        We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) this coming Saturday, April 7th at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA.  We are happy to have all three of our beloved priests  Abouna Jonathan, Abouna Anthony and Abouna John Michael with us this month. So mark your calender's.
 

Saturday, April 7th
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession (3 priests available)

February 2018

February First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery  

        We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Saturday, February 3rd at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA. There will be no first Friday mass for the month of February. We are happy to have our beloved priests  Abouna Anthony and Abouna John Michael with us for another month. So mark your calender's.
Also, let us lift up Abouna Jonathon in our prayers this week as he has had 2 teeth pulled and is fighting a ongoing sinus infection related to the teeth. 

Saturday, February 3rd
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession (3 priests available)

January 2018

January First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery  

        We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Saturday, January 6th at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA. There will be no first Friday mass for this month of January. We are happy to have our beloved priests  Abouna Anthony and Abouna John Michael with us for another month. So mark your calender's.
 

Saturday, January 6th
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession (3 priests available)

December 2017

December 2nd First Saturday Holy Mysteries at the Sacred Heart Monastery 

        We are pleased to announce the monks will celebrate The Holy Mysteries (Mass) on Saturday, December 2nd at the Sacred Heart Monastery in Castle Rock, WA. There will be no first Friday mass for the month of December. We are happy to have our beloved  priests  Abouna Anthony and Abouna John Michael back from school for a holiday break. We are also pleased to announce that Monk Daniel Thomas and Monk Jude Raphael Thaddeus, took their Simple vows as monks on November 15th. They are now on a 3 year path to their final Solemn vows as Monks of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. Please congratulate them when you see them and keep them in your prayers.
 

Saturday, December 2nd
10:30 am - Holy Mysteries (Mass)
12:00 pm - lunch, hospitality provided 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Confession (3 priests available)

No First Saturday Holy Mysteries for the Month of November

The Monks will not be having First Saturday Holy Mysteries (Mass) at the Sacred Heart Monastery for the month of November as they will be out of town. They look forward to having the December 7th First Saturday Holy Mysteries and confessions.


The Monastery building project continues to progress steadily as the exterior of the structure was completed last week with the painting of the siding and trim. 
The monks still need your financial support and prayers as the project focus switches to the interior of the buildings.