This Weekend is Fr. David’s Farewell Weekend and Retirement Celebration

As Fr. David celebrates his last weekend on August 6th and 7th with our family of faith and begins his retirement after 38 years of faithful service to the people of God throughout the Diocese of Joliet, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join us as we bid him a … Continue reading This Weekend is Fr. David’s Farewell Weekend and Retirement Celebration

We Invite You to Pray for our St. James Teens on Mission in Michigan

Please pray for our St. James the Apostle teens who are on a Mission Trip to Michigan this week at Catholic Heart Workcamp where they will join together with other teens to serve the community of Montague through a variety of service projects. You can follow their adventures on Facebook at St. James the Apostle … Continue reading We Invite You to Pray for our St. James Teens on Mission in Michigan

The Holy Father Calls for January 26th to be a Day of Prayer for Peace in Ukraine

As reported by the Vatican News: "At the conclusion of his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis asked the faithful 'to pray for peace in Ukraine, now and throughout this day.' The Holy Father had called for an international day of prayer for peace to be held on 26 January, as Russia amasses troops on along … Continue reading The Holy Father Calls for January 26th to be a Day of Prayer for Peace in Ukraine

2022 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest is Saturday, January 29th

Happy  2022!  The annual free throw contest sponsored by the Knights of Columbus will be held on Saturday, January 29th in the St. James gym. All boys and girls age 9-14 are invited to participate.  Registration begins at 1:30 PM. with the event starting at 2 PM sharp.  Please contact Matt Powers (217.553.7859) with questions.  Gym rules … Continue reading 2022 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest is Saturday, January 29th

There is Still Time to Register for Saturday’s Walk for Life!

If you still haven't registered to participate in our Northeast Youth Ministry Deanery's Walk for Life this coming Saturday, January 29th beginning at St. Petronille, Glen Ellyn with Mass at 8 a.m., you still can sign up until Wednesday, January 26th at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040B4BA4A92CA6FF2-north At the conclusion of Mass, participants will have a Eucharistic Procession for 2.4 miles … Continue reading There is Still Time to Register for Saturday’s Walk for Life!