Advent

Advent and Christmas Schedule

Here is what is happening at St. James during the Advent Season through Christmas. FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT –  December 2 Masses – 7:30am, 9:15am, 11:00am, 6:00pm RECONCILIATION SERVICE – December 4 – 7:00pm FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION – December 8 – Vigil Mass – December 7 at 7:00pm – Feast Day Masses – December […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent, Mass, Special Event - Parish
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Advent 2018

Advent is a time to help us prepare for Christmas, when we celebrate the fulfillment of our longing for the Savior with the birth of Jesus. During this time, we observe a season of prayer, and reflection — followed by anticipation, hope and joy.  It’s a time we use to pray and reflect in anticipation […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: 1Recent Posts, Advent, Christmas, Featured Posts, Newsfeed
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Advent Giving Tree

To sign up to volunteer to help with the Advent Giving Tree, please sign up on-line using SignUpGenus. If we have your email from 2017, or you sent it to us in the last few weeks, we’ll be sending you an email about how to sign up. If we don’t have your email, click on […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent, Special Event - Parish
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Advent Giving Tree

Our Advent Giving Trees are up and just waiting for you to take a tag or two or more so that you can bless others less fortunate with a Christmas gift. Our three trees this year are for children, adults, and HOPE gift cards. If you want to buy a gift for a child – […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent
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Advent Resources

Click on the blue titles to access the resource Interactive Advent Calendars from USCCB and Other Advent Activities (English and Español)  Praying Advent from Creighton University – daily Advent Prayers and more Sign Up for “Best Advent Ever” Daily Devotionals from Dynamic Catholic Daily Advent Prayers, Reflections and Activities from EWTN Advent Calendar For Adults from Loyola Press […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent, Featured Posts
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Advent Penance Service

St. James’ Advent Penance Service is Tuesday, December 4 at 7:00pm. An important way to prepare for the celebration of the Nativity of Our Lord, is to attend an Advent Penance Service by gathering together to celebrate the communal form of the Sacrament of God’s mercy and focus on the spiritual meaning of Advent. The service […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent, Sacraments, Special Event - Parish
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Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast Day

  CELEBRATION OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE Wednesday, December 12 – 6:30pm Come enjoy Faith, Fellowship, and Food Celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas, on Wednesday, December 12 at 6:30pm starting with the traditional singing of Las Mañanitas, Mass, followed by a free reception. This beautiful celebration starts with singing “Las Mañanitas” […]

Posted: March 15, 2018 / Categories: Advent, Mass, Special Event - Parish
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Weekend Mass Schedule December 23/24

There are only 2 Masses the weekend of December 23/24 that meet the Sunday Mass obligation: Saturday, December 23 at 5:00pm Sunday, December 24 at 9:15pm Christmas Eve Masses – Sunday, December 24: 4:00pm in the Church and the Gym 7:00pm in the Church 10:00pm in the Church (carols begin at 9:30) Christmas Day Mass – Monday, […]

Posted: December 17, 2017 / Categories: Christmas
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#Advent2017

# Advent or hashtag Advent is another way that we are uniting as a church during this Advent season. Each day’s word reflects a verb or adjective that is taken from the Advent Calendar.  We hope this is an added way for you and your kids/teens/peers to participate in the conversation of Advent at St. James.  We […]

Posted: November 28, 2017 / Categories: Advent
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Advent and Christmas Schedule 2017

Here is what is happening at St. James during the Advent Season through Christmas. FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT –  December 3 Masses – 7:30am, 9:15am, 11:00am, 6:00pm RECONCILIATION SERVICE – December 5 – 7:00pm FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION – December 7 & 8 – Vigil Mass – December 7 at 7:00pm – Feast Day Masses – […]

Posted: November 27, 2017 / Categories: Advent
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