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St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church

7200 Auburn Folsom Road
Granite Bay, CA 95746

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Christmas Mass Schedule

Christmas Eve: 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. & 10:00 p.m.
Christmas Day: 8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.


Advent Penance Service

Monday, December 22nd at 6:30 p.m.

Priests from around the diocese will be at Saint Joseph Marello Church to hear your confession.


Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist

Monday thru Friday: 8:00 a.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. 
Sunday: 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.
Holy Days: 7:00 p.m. (Vigil), 8:00 a.m. & 12 p.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturday: 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. & 3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Parish Office Hours

Monday thru Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(916) 786-5001

Parish Bulletin

Click here for the current weekly parish bulletin.
For previous weekly parish bulletins,
click here.

Sick Calls and Hospital Visits

We urge our parishioners to call the parish (916) 786-5001 if someone is critically ill and in need of the sacraments.

Do you need to speak to a priest?

We encourage our parishioners who are experiencing a personal crisis to call Father Phil Massetti, OSJ at (916) 786-5001 or call Mount St. Joseph Seminary and Novitiate of the Oblates of St. Joseph at (916) 652-6336.




Click here for Sacrament preparation requirements.

Funeral Mass guidelines


Liturgical Ministries Schedule

Eucharistic Ministers:
Altar Servers:
For more information, please contact the parish (916 786-5001)
or Altar Server Trainer Jason Bettini,


Children's Mass

St. Joseph Marello introduces a Children's Mass beginning June 1.  The Children's Mass will be celebrated the first Sunday of each month and will be offered to children grades pre-school to 4th grade.  The Children's Mass will be followed by coffee, donuts, and fellowship.  If you have any questions or would like to volunteer to assist with the Children's Mass, please contact Linda Denly at 916-749-4915.

Parish Capital Campaign to:

  • Build our Ministry Center
  • Reduce our parish debt
  • Support the Diocesan ONE Campaign


Click here for details of the Campaign.

Click here for a video of the Campaign.

TV Mass for the Homebound

Make Sundays complete for someone you love who cannot get to church. Please share the news about "My Sunday Mass" on TV: 9:30am on KSPX Channel 29.
Prayer intentions from viewers, uplifting homilies, a Prayer for Spiritual Communion, and closed captioning make "My Sunday Mass" a time of spiritual comfort.
For more information or to see the Mass online, visit
Please note:
If you are able to attend church, TV or online liturgy does not meet the Sunday Mass obligation.



Mount St. Joseph Seminary

Mount St. Joseph is well known to all our parishioners and friends. Located at 6530 Wells Avenue in Loomis (and the home of the Marello Youth Retreat Center), it is where future priests and brothers of the Oblates of St. Joseph prepare for ministry in the Church. Visit their website at to view their calendar of events, including Mass times.


Pray for Vocations ... Let us pray daily that the Lord will send His holy Church many vocations, men and women who will devote their entire life to the worship of the Lord and to the service of His holy people as priests, brothers and sisters. Pray that all those called will be able to discern the Lord's will for them and then have the courage to follow with love and zeal. Pray for vocations from our parish!
For information about the Oblates of St. Joseph, priests and brothers:
See a video of Father Sergio Perez, O.S.J.:

Please join us the first Thrusday of every month at Mount St. Joseph, 6530 Wells Avenue, Loomis, in the Oblates of St. Joseph seminary chapel.
Parishioners are invited to join us as together we pray to the "Lord of the Harvest" to touch the hearts of our young people and have them consider giving themselves completely to Christ as a priest, religious brother/sister, or permanent deacon.

We pray in a special way for the Oblates of St. Joseph religious congregation, the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, and the Diocese of Sacramento. 

Please pray every day that young men and women hear and respond generously to the Lord's call to the priesthood, diaconate, and religious life. Within your own family, support and encourage vocations to the consecrated life. Talk to your children and grandchildren of their role in God's plan.

Thank you for Supporting Our Parish!

Get your commemorative gifts in celebration of our new church.
Use Scrip and help support our parish!
The St. Joseph Marello Parish Marian Guild presents a scrip program to benefit our church. You can now use your personal household shopping to help support St. Joseph Marello Parish by buying gas, groceries, clothing, books, movies and restaurant meals just like you do now. Download the order form and bring it to the parish office or mail it with your check. Thank you.
Automatic Offertory
Parishioners may make hassle-free payments on their campaign pledges or weekly offering. Payments are automatically withdrawn from a credit card, checking account or savings account on a monthly basis. An Auto Offertory Q&A and sign-up form are available for download below and at weekend Masses.
Download here:
We thank you for your online giving!
Contributions to our Campaign to build our new parish church can be made electronically with our Electronic Fund Transfer program. If you have made your pledge, please continue to make your payments as previously arranged through our parish office. To give a monetary gift other than your pledge, click this link and provide the necessary information. We thank you very, very much:
For more information ...
Contact our Development Office located at our parish church, 7200 Auburn Folsom Road, Granite Bay, CA. Phone: 916-786-5021.

Download Parish Registration Form: Registration Form
You may also find Registration Forms at our Welcome Table in the vestibule of the church.  
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