Upcoming Events

  • Knit, Crochet, Pray

    Many thanks to all of the ladies who have shared their time and talents to make many scarves for...

  • Baptism Class

    The next Baptism Class will be Sunday, July 24,  at 1:00 p.m. in the Parish Center for parents...

Protection of Children

The Catholic Church has always demonstrated a concern for children. The Diocese of Jackson is committed to ensuring that children served by the church are not at risk of sexual abuse by the Church personnel. Diocesan policies and procedures currently in place seek to protect, enhance and, in some cases, restore the trust that our faith calls for between agents of the Church and the children and adolescents entrusted to our care. In accordance with the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People passed by the U.S. bishops in Dallas, the Diocese of Jackson wishes to encourage any victim of sexual abuse by a member of the Catholic Clergy to come forward and begin the healing process. When an allegation is found to be credible, counseling will be offered, so that the healing process can begin in accord with our present diocesan policy. We encourage any victim to contact Ms. Valerie McClellan, Victims Assistance Coordinator at 601-326-3728.

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The Catholic Community of Meridian, comprised of St. Joseph and St. Patrick parishes, united by faith in Jesus Christ and nourished by the Sacraments, is called to proclaim the reign of God through the Gospels, the teachings of the Church, and service to one another and the wider community.

News & Announcements

  • Gifts

    Is it too hot for you and the kids to spend much time outdoors? We have puzzles, games, and books of all kinds to help entertain everyone in the cool. Or if you're going to the beach or pool, we have tote bags and lidded cups for those cool drinks...

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  • Knit, Crochet, Pray

    Many thanks to all of the ladies who have shared their time and talents to make many scarves for the homeless. We will take a summer break for the month of July and resume knitting and crocheting on the first Monday in August. If you are...

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  • Baptism Class

    The next Baptism Class will be Sunday, July 24,  at 1:00 p.m. in the Parish Center for parents planning to have their child baptized soon. Childcare will be available. Please call David or Morgan Bailey at 601-678-2476 if you plan to attend or have...

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