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!
As members of Christ’s family, through St. James the Apostle Parish, we: WORSHIP the Lord by proclaiming His Word And celebrating His Sacraments, GROW by learning more about God’s loving plan for us, RESPOND to the call of Christ by sharing our talents, gifts and our love, REACH OUT to the universal community by loving and serving our neighbors. Our Parish Mission … Continue reading Special Blessing to Be Offered at Masses this Weekend for Parish Ministries, Their Members and Volunteers
We Invite You to Join Us for Mass this Weekend: As you being to make your weekend plans, we invite you to come to your spiritual home and to once again gather together with your family of faith at Mass on Saturday at 4 P.M. or Sunday at 9 A.M. or 11:00 A.M. BONUS: In honor of … Continue reading This Weekend at St. James the Apostle: 11 AM Mass is Back on Sunday; Blessing for First Responders, Healthcare and Essential Workers at all Masses; Welcome Back Packets for Every Parishioner!
This week watch for a letter in your mailbox from Fr. David, welcoming you back to Mass and sharing with you a sneak preview of some exciting things to come at St. James the Apostle Parish! We invite you to join us this weekend on Saturday at 4 P.M. or Sunday at 9 A.M. as … Continue reading St. James the Apostle: We’re Back Better than Normal!
Due to the pew installation in church, we will be hosting daily Mass at 8 A.M. in St. James Hall on Tuesday, June 22 and Wednesday, June 23 next week. The narthex will be closed and there will be no entrance available through the church doors. Therefore, if you plan on attending Mass on those … Continue reading Daily Mass in St. James Hall on June 22 & 23: Enter Door 10