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Celebrating Christmas at St. James the Apostle Parish in Glen Ellyn

With our limited amount of reopening volunteers St. James the Apostle Parish is able to offer two indoor Masses with restricted capacity of 77 on Christmas Eve. In addition, we will offer two parking lot Masses which are able to accommodate many more parishioners: One on Christmas Eve at 3 P.M. and one on Christmas … Continue reading Celebrating Christmas at St. James the Apostle Parish in Glen Ellyn

Bring Joy to a Child in Need through the St. James CCW Epiphany Collection

For over 30 years St. James CCW has invited our generous parishioners to fill bags with toys and gifts for the children of the Kankakee area at their Epiphany celebration. This year due to COVID we are asking for your generosity in a different way. Please read below. Please share what you are able. The … Continue reading Bring Joy to a Child in Need through the St. James CCW Epiphany Collection

Will You Help Bring Epiphany to the Children of St. John Paul II Parish?

For over 30 years St. James CCW has invited our generous parishioners to fill bags with toys and gifts for the children of the Kankakee area at their Epiphany celebration. This year due to COVID we are asking for your generosity in a different way. Please read below. Please share what you are able. The … Continue reading Will You Help Bring Epiphany to the Children of St. John Paul II Parish?

Watch Mass Online for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

On Tuesday, December 8th we celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day. https://youtu.be/mxClsO18y4E "In 1846, the bishops of the United States asked Mary to watch over our country and its people in a special way. They also chose one particular title and feast of Mary—her Immaculate Conception. … Continue reading Watch Mass Online for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Lifting Up All of Our Healthcare Workers in Prayer

During these difficult days, let us together pray for our healthcare workers. Here is a beautiful prayer of blessing we may offer for them. Find more prayers like this at the website for the Catholic Health Association of the United States, https://www.chausa.org/prayers/cha-prayer-library A Blessing for Health Care Workers in Time of Pandemic Blessed are the … Continue reading Lifting Up All of Our Healthcare Workers in Prayer

The St. James Christmas Basket Program is Accepting Donations On or Before December 3rd

Since this year has been a bit complicated, to say the least, we are offering yet one more way to contribute to the 2020 St. James Christmas Basket Program that will make it easy for you to help. You can now visit our website to make a one-time monetary donation which we will use to purchase … Continue reading The St. James Christmas Basket Program is Accepting Donations On or Before December 3rd