Objective: The story of St. Joseph is a story of devotion to God, even in the face of hardship and shame. 

When Mary becomes pregnant, St. Joseph must make a difficult choice. Will he divorce Mary, or will he become the foster-father to the Son of God, Jesus Christ?

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What others have been saying about this course:

Terri Clark

“St. Joseph, the husband of Mary and foster father of Jesus, was a good and courageous man. He kept Mary and Jesus safe, taking care of them until his death before Jesus began his public ministry. Although there isn't much known about the man, ...”

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“St. Joseph, the husband of Mary and foster father of Jesus, was a good and courageous man. He kept Mary and Jesus safe, taking care of them until his death before Jesus began his public ministry. Although there isn't much known about the man, this course represents Good Saint Joseph well.”

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Krystin Salazar

“St. Joseph's story was great. How you introduce it, and how wonderful it was! Thank you for this lesson. ”

“St. Joseph's story was great. How you introduce it, and how wonderful it was! Thank you for this lesson. ”

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Course curriculum

  • 01

    Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 1

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 1 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 1 - VIDEO
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 1 - QUIZ
  • 02

    Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 2

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    • Introduction
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St.Joseph - Lesson 2 - VIDEO
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 2 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Religious Education - Elementary - Catechism - St. Joseph - Lesson 2 - QUIZ

Instructor(s)

Instructor Bio:

Marissa Romero is a dedicated writer and editor for Catholic Online where she has worked for many years. She is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned a bachelor's degree in Communications. She is committed to her mission of promoting excellence in Catholic Education.

Marissa Romero

Instructor

Marissa Romero