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Dear Parishioners of St. James, Sunday, November 1st, is All Saints Day, a Holy Day of Obligation, and a solemn holy day of the Catholic Church. This day is dedicated to the saints of the church; in other words, all those who have entered heaven. All Saints Day is a special day in the ChurchContinue reading “All Saints Day”
Queridos feligreses de la Parroquia de Santiago Apóstol, El domingo, 1 de noviembre, es el Día de Todos los Santos, un Día Festivo de precepto y una solemne fiesta de la Iglesia Católica. Este día está dedicado a los santos de la iglesia; en otras palabras, a todos los queContinue reading “Todos los Santos”
Homily for Ordinary Time – 29th Week, Thursday, 10-22-20, Year A – Optional Memorial of St. John Paul II READINGS: 1st Reading: 1 Is 52:7-10, Gospel: Jn 21:15-17 Theme: Spreading the Love St. John Paul II fed his lambs. He did it for 27 years, one of the longest-serving popes in history. He did itContinue reading “Deacon Steven Johnson’s Reflection 10-22-20”
473 10-19-20 29th WOT Luke 12:13-21 The ten commandments were summarized into two prohibitions – do not worship false idols and do not covet what belongs to another. It is the flip side of the two great commandments – love God and love your neighbor. Jesus warned the man who wanted half of his brother’sContinue reading “Deacon Jim Olson’s Reflection – 10-19-20”
An unintentional phenomenon is on the rise—Pandemic Fatigue. Many people are tired of staying at home and want to be the social creatures they inherently are. In short, a lot of people want their “normal” back. Pandemic Fatigue occurs when people show low motivation or energy to comply with safety guidelines. In turn, this makesContinue reading “Nurse Mary’s Corner”
Tootsie Rolls are for sale and ready for pick up in the parish office from 8:00 a.m. til 2:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. The price for Tootsie Rolls are: $10.00 for a sleeve of 50 OR $50.00 for a case of 300! Be ready for Halloween while Supporting the Knights of Columbus!
To help Catholics prepare for the upcoming November election of the President of the United States, please visit www.ilcatholic.org and read the Guidelines on Political Activities for Parishes and Catholic Church Organizations. For more detailed voting guidelines, go to https://www.usccb.org/offices/general-counsel/political-activity-guidelines
“But the Counselor, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.” John 14: 26 Join us Tuesday night at 6:30 PM in Connolly Hall for a discussion on the third person of the Trinity,Continue reading “Holy Spirit”
CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING PROPOSALS TO GIVE LEGAL RECOGNITION TO UNIONS BETWEEN HOMOSEXUAL PERSONS
Fr. Brian Geary and members of the Legion of Mary led the rosary on Saturday, October 10th, which was part of a Public Square Rosary Rally that was said by over 20,000 people at the same time across America. Participants prayed the rosary for our country in reparation for sins and to ask God to save AmericaContinue reading “Public Square Rosary Rally”
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