Come on Friday night, February 7th and join those finding the sacred in scrapbooking for fellowship in creating forever loving memories. We will meet in St. James Hall 2/3. Enter through Door 9, located behind the statue of the Blessed Mother accessible by the Ministry Center parking lot. If you only have a few pictures … Continue reading Finding the Sacred in Scrapbooking
This weekend at all Masses, Father will offer a General Blessing in honor of the Feast of St. Blaise which we celebrate on Monday, February 3rd. On Monday at our 8 a.m. weekday Mass, parishioners may receive individual blessings. Want to learn more about St. Blaise and why he is the patron of throat ailments? … Continue reading St. Blaise Blessing this Weekend
Please join the students of St. James School & Religious Education in St. James Hall after both Masses this Sunday. We will have hospitality, and projects created by our students, will be on display celebrating their Catholic education. In addition, there is a Book Fair in Rooms 2 and 3 behind the stage and school … Continue reading We are Celebrating Catholic Education at St. James this Sunday. Please Join Us!
The Knights of Columbus will be hosting their annual fundraising Pasta Dinner in St. James Hall on Saturday, February 8th at 5 p.m. Please stop by their table in the narthex after all Masses this weekend to purchase your tickets. Tickets are $15 each or 2 for $25. And kids 10 and under are free! … Continue reading Tickets are on Sale This Weekend for the Knights of Columbus Annual Fundraising Dinner
This year St. James will hold its sixth annual St. Joseph’s Table after the 11 a.m. Mass on Sunday, March 15th. We are forming a committee of volunteers to plan and host the event, which includes a procession with the St. Joseph statue, prayers, a blessing of the food and a meatless pasta meal served … Continue reading Volunteers Needed to Plan and Host this Year's St. Joseph Table
9 Days for Life is a novena for the protection of human life. Each day’s intention is accompanied by a short reflection and suggested actions to help build a culture of life. To sign up to participate in the novena, please visit http://9daysforlife.com
In honor of “Respect Life Month,” the Knights of Columbus Council #9806 will host a showing of the movie Unplanned on Wednesday, January 22 at 7:00 pm in St. James Hall. This film “speaks to one of the most polarizing topics of our time.” Unplanned brings us an eye-opening look inside the abortion industry through … Continue reading St. James Parishioners and Friends are Invited to a Showing of “Unplanned”
We are in desperate need of help! St. James the Apostle is still in need of a Volunteer Support Coordinator for the DuPage PADS program for the 2019/2020 season. St. James hosts at 1st Presbyterian Church of Glen Ellyn, 550 Main Street, the evening of the 2nd Thursday of the month through Friday morning from … Continue reading Please Consider Helping with our DuPage PADS Ministry
On Sunday, January 12th nearly 75 volunteers showed up to help take down all of the Christmas decorations in the church and narthex. Together we worked and had most everything finished within one hour; a jaw-dropping accomplishment!! So allow us to express a big Thank You to all of you who showed up--from young to … Continue reading Thank You to All of our Christmas Clean Up Volunteers!