Great News! Beginning Next Weekend, June 12/13 Sign-Ups to Attend Mass and Reconciliations will be Eliminated!

Changes Effective on Friday, June 11th: The state of Illinois is expected to enter Phase 5 on Friday, June 11, which means that all sectors of society will fully reopen. The Diocese of Joliet will follow Illinois public health guidelines effective June 11, assuming the state does enter Phase 5. Therefore it is with great … Continue reading Great News! Beginning Next Weekend, June 12/13 Sign-Ups to Attend Mass and Reconciliations will be Eliminated!

A Blessed and Happy Anniversary of Ordination to our Pastor, Fr. David Hankus!

We wish to congratulate our pastor, Fr. David Hankus on the occasion of his 37th Anniversary of Ordination to the priesthood. Together let us pray, God our Father, we praise You for the great mercy You have shown by sending priests to shepherd us, to preach Your holy word, to bring us new life in … Continue reading A Blessed and Happy Anniversary of Ordination to our Pastor, Fr. David Hankus!

Monday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

Celebrating Priesthood As you probably know by now, June is typically the month when Ordinations to the Priesthood are celebrated. Earlier in the month we celebrated Fr. David's Anniversary, later this week we will celebrate the ordination of new priests for the Diocese of Joliet and NEXT week we will honor the Anniversary of Ordination of our … Continue reading Monday Check-In from St. James the Apostle Parish

Happy 62nd Anniversary of Ordination to Fr. John Sebahar!

We would like to congratulate our Pastor Emeritus, Fr. John Sebahar on his 62nd Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood on Saturday, June 13th. All throughout his retirement, Fr. Sebahar has continued to bless us with his ongoing ministry to the people of St. James the Apostle. Even during the pandemic, Fr. Sebahar has continued … Continue reading Happy 62nd Anniversary of Ordination to Fr. John Sebahar!