We’re Back! Better than Normal! And thankfully, August is St. James’ month to collect and donate food to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. You are a parish that has shown strong support! Even when we were somewhat restricted in our ability to assemble, your donations helped to furnish food that greatly assisted low income families, … Continue reading The Month of August is St. James the Apostle Food Donation Month
Who are the loved ones you lost during the pandemic? When you come to Mass, we invite you to bring a photo of your loved ones lost this past year to hang them on our St. James the Apostle Parish Wall of Remembrance. You are also invited to inscribe their names in our Book of … Continue reading Add Your Loved Ones to Our St. James Wall and Book of Remembrance
In his recent letter to all parishioners, our pastor Fr. David reflected on how we have learned much during this time and as we resume life as it was before March of 2020, we know that God has truly taken care of us and reminded us that nothing is too difficult for Him to handle. … Continue reading What Blessings Have You Encountered in the Midst of the Pandemic?
Welcome Back Packets are ready and waiting for pickup in the Coat Room after all Masses this Month. All registered parishioners are invited to pick up a special “We’re Back, Better than Normal” packet in the Coat Room of the church. This packet contains information and materials needed to participate in upcoming events which celebrate … Continue reading We Invite You to Come & Pick Up Your Welcome Back Packet!
We continue our Calendar of Blessings this weekend and invite all those who celebrated Baptism, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, Confirmation or Marriage at St. James from post-lockdown through June 2021 to attend. And we invite you to pick up a copy of this weekend's bulletin where all of your names are published.
Happy 90th Birthday to our Pastor Emeritus, Fr. John Sebahar! We wish Fr. Sebahar a very happy and blessed birthday as he celebrates his 90th on Saturday, July 17th! We are so grateful for his ministry to us as our Pastor and ever since his retirement as our Pastor Emeritus. Our community is forever blessed … Continue reading Happy 90th Birthday to Our Pastor Emeritus, Fr. John Sebahar!
We invite you to support St. James the Apostle School by participating in their auction fundraiser, "Thank Goodness it's Thursday" simply by ordering at Barone's this Thursday, February 25th and mentioning St. James. The school will receive 20% of your purchase. Thank you for your support of our parish school!
Although we are not hosting Stations of the Cross publicly on the Fridays during Lent, we are offering them virtually at any time during the season, led by Fr. David in our church. We invite you to join us in this beautiful prayer. https://youtu.be/1VCQALW2Jh4
As we kick off our Lenten journey today, just a reminder this Saturday the Knights of Columbus are hosting a rive-Up Food Drive to benefit the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry through their annual 40 Cans for Lent challenge. Any size donation of non-perishable food items will be accepted between 9 and 12 Noon. Enter the … Continue reading Food Drive this Saturday at St. James
For the safety of our staff and parishioners, the St. James Ministry Center is closed today due to the inclement weather. We will resume normal office hours tomorrow at 8:30 A.M. Tomorrow, the Distribution of Ashes will be offered to those who pre-registered for the 8 A.M. Mass (registration closed on 2/12 at 12 Noon). … Continue reading Ministry Center Closed Today & Reminders about Ash Wednesday