Josephite Father Joseph John Rimshaw died on Friday, July 11 in Melbourne, Florida. He was active in ministry for his full 66 years as a priest and was 93 years old at his passing. Father Rimshaw was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the son of Samuel and Frances Andrewsevich Rimshaw and Read more →
The St. Joseph Society of the Sacred Heart (The Josephites) is a congregation of priests and brothers whose exclusive mission is to serve the African-American community. Founded after the Civil War to minister to newly freed slaves, the organization has served the African American community since 1871. The Society supports in parishes and special ministries, spanning across the East and West Coast.
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