Parish Ministries

Acolytes & Alter Servers

Ministers and servers at the altar, ages 10 and above, assist at parish liturgies and other events. Training takes place throughout the year. Young members of the parish are encouraged to participate in the ministry. MINISTRY CONTACTS Deacon Sunday Espinoza Coordinator Phone: 801.255.8903 Ext. 232 Email:

Bereavement & Grieft Support

An important parish function is to provide the help to those in the process of grief and adjustment following the death of a loved one. MINISTRY CONTACTS VACANT Coordinator Phone: 801.255.8902 Email:

Extra-Ordinary Ministers of the Eucharist & Homebound

Extra-Ordinary Ministers of the Eucharist are trained within the parish to assist at liturgies for the distribution of the Eucharist. Ministers assist at the Weekend Liturgies. Extra-Ordinary Ministers also take the Eucharist to area health care residences, retirement centers, hospitals and private homes MINISTRY CONTACTS Jim Steffon Coordinator Phone: 801.641.0029 Email:

Knights of Columbus

The Knights of Columbus Council 7961 have been active at Saint Joseph the Worker for many years. They contribute to parish life in many forms of service and fundraising. MINISTRY CONTACTS Mike Anglin Grand Knight Phone: 801.562.2155 Email:

Lectors & Ministers of the Word

Lectors are trained to proclaim the scriptures during the Liturgy of the Word during daily and Sunday Eucharistic celebrations. They also assist at other liturgical events. Lectors generally are of middle school age or older. MINISTRY CONTACTS Mike Burns Coordinator Phone: 385.227.4739 Email:

Choir & Music

There are many opportunities to share the musical and vocal gifts of our parishioners. We have a Youth Choir and Parish Choir. There are cantors at each liturgical event. The parish liturgies are enhanced by these choirs and musicians. A variety of musical instruments are incorporated into our liturgical celebrations weddings and funerals. MINISTRY CONTACTS VACANT Music Director Phone: 801.255.8902 Email:

Parish Advisory Council

MINISTRY CONTACTS Lydia Moore Council President Phone: 801.949.8115 Email:

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Adults who are interested in learning more about the Roman Catholic faith, and may want to be baptized and received into the Roman Catholic Church are part of the RCIA. Instruction begins in late summer and continues throughout the year, culminating at Easter. Baptisms and Confirmations take place at the Easter Vigil on Holy Saturday. This is an intensive program of faith growth and development. Parishioners are encouraged to act as sponsors and contributors to the RCIA. (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) MINISTRY CONTACTS Deacon Sunday Espinoza Coordinator Phone: 801.255.8903 Ext. 232 Email:

Seniors Group

MINISTRY CONTACTS Gerard & Pauline Collet Coordinators Phone: 801.676.9815 Email:


MINISTRY CONTACTS Knights of Columbus Coordinator Phone: Email:

Vocation Crucifix

MINISTRY CONTACTS Todd & Susan Brown Coordinators Phone: 801.573.1883 Email:


MINISTRY CONTACTS VACANT Coordinator Phone: 801.255.8902 Email:

WOW's (Women's Group)

MINISTRY CONTACTS Jan Meigs WOW's President Phone: 702.219.7221 Email:

Youth Group

MINISTRY CONTACTS Melissa Castellano Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries Phone: 801.255.8902 Ext. 236 Email:

Safe Environment

All teachers, aides, coaches, officials, coordinators, extra-ordinary ministers to the sick and volunteers who assist with parish programs involving youth are required to complete safe environment training and certification. They must complete a required background check. This is in compliance with all polices of the Diocese of Salt Lake City. MINISTRY CONTACTS Melissa Castellano Director of Safe Environment Phone: 801.255.8902 Ext. 236 Email:


Monday thru Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm

Closed from Noon - 1:00pm


7405 S Redwood Rd

West Jordan, UT 84084

Phone: 801.255.8902

Fax: 801.561.4062

Saint Joseph the Worker Catholic Church © 2019