Watch Mass Online for Sunday, November 1st: Solemnity of All Saints

This Sunday we celebrate the Solemnity of All Saints https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnmSob0BVjk Today's Readings: https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/110120.cfm RV 7:2-4, 9-14 PS 24:1BC-2, 3-4AB, 5-6  1 JN 3:1-3 MT 5:1-12A Reflections for this Sunday's Readings: OUR HOPE AND GOD’S PROMISE The Church uses these waning November days and darker skies as the season to remind us of the last things. … Continue reading Watch Mass Online for Sunday, November 1st: Solemnity of All Saints

Friday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

This weekend we celebrate the Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time: “Love Your Neighbor as Yourself” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNxZZLpy3AA&feature=youtu.be Today’s Readings: https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/102520.cfm EX 22:20-26  PS 18:2-3, 3-4, 47, 51  1 THES 1:5C-10  MT 22:34-40  Reflections for this Sunday’s Readings: “You give that back right now!” How many of us have heard that line, probably more than once, as we … Continue reading Friday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

St. James Knights Invite all Parishioners to Join them in Praying the Rosary this Month

The Knights of Columbus would like to invite all St. James parishioners in joining us in praying the Rosary this month. We have available for download the pamphlet “A Scriptural Rosary for the Family” at https://www.kofc.org/en/resources/cis/cis319.pdf. The pamphlet includes meditations on the mysteries that are passages from the Bible appropriate to the each mystery. They provide … Continue reading St. James Knights Invite all Parishioners to Join them in Praying the Rosary this Month

Friday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

This weekend we celebrate the Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time https://youtu.be/8_mxmpMWcMA Today's Readings Is 25:6-10a; Ps 23:1-6; Phil 4:12-14, 19-20; Mt 22:1-14 [1-10] Reflections for this Sunday's Readings: What wonderful images we have today of the reign of God! Isaiah speaks to us of a great feast—a heavenly feast—a feast of abundance with rich foods … Continue reading Friday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

Volunteers Needed for Parish Reopening Team to Expand our Schedule into the Future

On a recent weekend at St. James, between Friday morning and Sunday afternoon we gathered for one Funeral Mass, two Celebrations of First Communion, Reconciliations, two Masses and two Baptisms!! WOW-that is a whole lot of Sacramental grace in less than 3 days. What do these all have in common? There are many possible answers … Continue reading Volunteers Needed for Parish Reopening Team to Expand our Schedule into the Future

Eat at Raising Cane’s Tonight & St. James the Apostle School will Benefit

St. James the Apostle School will be having our first Family Dining Night of the 2020/2021 school year on Monday, October 5. Please join us from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Raising Cane’s Chicken on 799 Roosevelt Road in Glen Ellyn. The Drive Thru will be open as well as the outdoor patio … Continue reading Eat at Raising Cane’s Tonight & St. James the Apostle School will Benefit

Watch Mass Online for Sunday, October 4th

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QF3dBLnLF5s&feature=youtu.be This weekend we celebrate the Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Isaiah 5:1–7 Psalm 80:9, 12–16, 19–20 Philippians 4:6–9 Matthew 21:33–43 Reflections for this Sunday's Readings: Matthew’s Gospel today expands on Isaiah’s ballad considerably. A comparison with the same story in Mark’s Gospel clearly shows us that here the author is busy teaching this community … Continue reading Watch Mass Online for Sunday, October 4th

Join Us in Praying a Patriotic Rosary

PATRIOTIC ROSARY WITH FIVE PARISHESSt. James the Apostle Parish along with 4 other area parishes will join together to pray the Patriotic Rosary together on, Sunday, October 4that 7 P.M. at Corpus Christi Church,1415 W. Lies Road in Carol Stream. Please see the attached flyer for more details or contact Debbie Barnes at luvfaithdance@yahoo.com. All attendees … Continue reading Join Us in Praying a Patriotic Rosary