Fr. Joseph was born in 1981 in Los Angeles, California and grew up in the suburbs of Southern California. In 2003, Fr. Joseph joined the Congregation of the Fathers of Mercy and was ordained to the Priesthood in May 2010. He is a 2010 graduate of Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell, Connecticut where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, a Master of Divinity Degree, and a Master of Arts in Theology.
During the Parish Mission, Fr. Joseph will encourage and challenge the parish to make a stronger, deeper, and personal commitment to Christ and His Church. The topics he will speak on include: The Holy Eucharist, God’s Infinite Mercy, Freedom and Truth, The Universal Call to Holiness, and The Blessed Virgin Mary.
Fr. Joseph Aytona is also the founder and director of the Spiritual Motherhood Sodality.