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2023 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest this Sunday at 12:15 P.M.

Happy  2023! The annual free throw contest sponsored by the Knights of Columbus will be held on Sunday, January 29th in the St. James gym. All boys and girls ages 9-14 as are invited to participate.  Registration begins at 12:15 PM. with the event starting at 12:30 PM sharp. Please contact Matt Powers (217.553.7859) with questions. Hope to see … Continue reading 2023 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest this Sunday at 12:15 P.M.

Daddy Daughter Dance at St. James the Apostle

You are invited to join us for our upcoming St. James Daddy/Daughter Dance! · Event Date: Thursday, February 16th · Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM · Open to all Pre-K through 8th Graders  · Open to Parish and School families · RSVP DUE DATE: Friday, January 27th Event Cost Cost: $40 per couple & $10 for each additional daughter. Added … Continue reading Daddy Daughter Dance at St. James the Apostle

Memorial Mass in Honor of Pope Benedict XVI at 9 A.M. on Saturday, January 14th at St. James the Apostle

St. James the Apostle Parish will offer a Memorial Mass in honor of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI on Saturday, January 14th at 9 A.M. in the church.  For special prayers and information about Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, we invite you to visit the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Tribute Page: https://www.usccb.org/pope-benedict-xvi-resources

Fundraiser on Wednesday, January 11th to Benefit Charities of the Knights of Columbus

The St. James the Apostle Knights of Columbus will be hosting a dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, January 11 at Made In Italy Trattoria in downtown Glen Ellyn. If you are looking for an excellent meal and want to help the Knights out, plan on coming for dinner anytime between 3:00--9:00 pm.  Just mention the Knights … Continue reading Fundraiser on Wednesday, January 11th to Benefit Charities of the Knights of Columbus

Rest in Peace, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

As published this morning by the Vatican News: "Statement of Matteo Bruni, Director of the Holy See Press Office, 'With sorrow I inform you that the Pope Emeritus, Benedict XVI, passed away today at 9:34 in the Mater Ecclesiae Monastery in the Vatican. Further information will be provided as soon as possible.'" For more information, … Continue reading Rest in Peace, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI