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
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
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
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
Just a reminder that today is the due date to register for the Golf Outing which will benefit St. James the Apostle School. Join us for an afternoon of golf to kick off the 2020-21 St. James the Apostle School "Madness" Auction and Fundraising season. See the flyer below for details.
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
Francis of Assisi was the son of a wealthy cloth merchant in Italy. Although Francis could have lived his life with fine clothes and great wealth and power, he heard God’s call and chose a simple life, following the example of Christ. Francis had an understanding of the unity of all creation that was well … Continue reading Pet Blessing Today at 2 P.M.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. All attendees … Continue reading Join Us in Praying a Patriotic Rosary
The Aanchor Abortion Clinic is closed after 17 and a half years but we will still observe our annual Life Chain along Roosevelt Road at 1186 Roosevelt Road from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 4, Respect Life Sunday. Come and join us in prayer-it is powerful! All attendees are asked to please wear masks and practice social distancing. For more information visit … Continue reading Join the Life Chain this Sunday at 2 P.M.
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 An Invitation to Join the Amazing Team of St. James Reopening Volunteers