News & Events

We Welcome Deacon Steve and Therese DeSitter to St. James the Apostle!

We would like to welcome Deacon Steve and his wife Therese DeSitter to St. James the Apostle Parish. After many years with no deacons, we are so grateful for the arrival of Deacon Steve, who along with Deacon Mike will serve our parish. Deacon Steve will be present at all Masses this weekend. We invite … Continue reading We Welcome Deacon Steve and Therese DeSitter to St. James the Apostle!

Fundraiser on 8/24 to Benefit Charities of the Knights of Columbus

Save the date of Wednesday, August 24 for the Knights of Columbus Council #9806 of St. James the Apostle restaurant Fundraiser. Made in Italy Trattoria in downtown Glen Ellyn will donate a percentage of all sales on that day to the Knights to help with their many charitable outreach programs. Come in (or order take … Continue reading Fundraiser on 8/24 to Benefit Charities of the Knights of Columbus

RCIA at St. James the Apostle Parish Invites You to Come Inside

• Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a Catholic? • Have you ever wondered about the process of becoming a Catholic? The RCIA Program, the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, is a program designed for: • Adults who have never been baptized • Adults who were baptized in another Christian church and now wish … Continue reading RCIA at St. James the Apostle Parish Invites You to Come Inside

August is a St. James Food Collection Month

Dear Parishioners, The members of the St. James Parish have been most generous to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry (GEFP). Historically, you have gifted hundreds of pounds of canned goods, grocery essentials and personal care items as well as generous monetary contributions. Our parish commits to two GEFP fundraisers each year and we are embarking on the August … Continue reading August is a St. James Food Collection Month

We Welcome our New Pastor, Fr. Keith Wolfe to St. James!

On the weekend of August 13 and 14, we officially welcome Fr. Keith Wolfe as the seventh pastor of St. James the Apostle Parish. We invite all parishioners to join us so that we may provide Fr. Keith with a warm St. James the Apostle welcome. The Weekend ScheduleSaturday, August 13th:4 P.M. Mass immediately followed … Continue reading We Welcome our New Pastor, Fr. Keith Wolfe to St. James!

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