Calendar of Events

«July 2017»
  • Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima
    7/13/2017 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM

    Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima

    During the 100th Anniversary of the apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima, Portugal. Bishop Hanefeldt has encouraged everyone to offer special prayers on the 13th of each month until October 13th. On Thursday, July 13th, everyone is encouraged to pray at home or make a visit to the church for any amount of time, make a holy hour, pray the Rosary, the Liturgy of the Hours, or other devotions. St. James Church will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.

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  • Spanish Prayer Group
    7/13/2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Spanish Prayer Group

    Spanish Prayer Group in the Emmaus Room at 6:00 PM.

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  • Youth Bible Study - Youth Rm
    7/13/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Youth Bible Study - Youth Rm

    Youth Bible Study in the Youth Room at 7:00 PM.

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  • FREE! Hearing Loop Training
    7/18/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    FREE! Hearing Loop Training

    • Do you or a loved one struggle hearing in public spaces?
    • Do you want to learn how a hearing loop can help?

    Attend a free Hearing Loop Workshop to learn about what a hearing loop system is, how to use it, how to access it with hearing aids or cochlear implants, and try out the hearing loop with guided instruction.

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  • Pre-Baptism Class
    7/18/2017 7:00 PM

    Pre-Baptism Class

    Pre-Baptism Class:

    The next Pre-Baptism session will be held at 7:00 p.m. in St. James’ Social Hall on Tuesday, July 18th. Please plan ahead if you intend to schedule a baptism. Parents are asked to attend a session before the birth of their child. Please call (234-5536) to register.

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  • Altar Server training & fun

    Altar Server training & fun

    Altar Servers —Mark your calendar for July 30th! There will be training for new servers (4th grade on up), updates for those presently serving, food and fun. More details to follow.

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  • Mass
    7/30/2017 8:30 AM


    8:30 & 10:30 AM
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  • Higher Ground/Outward Bound Reunion!
    7/30/2017 3:30 PM

    Higher Ground/Outward Bound Reunion!

    Higher Ground/Outward Bound Reunion!

    July 30th

    St. Patrick's Parish Hall North Platte

    Please join us if you have ever been involved with either Higher Ground or Outward Bound in the last 52 years!! Cost is only $7.00 and that will include a meal, prayer, and dancing!!

    3:30-5:30 p.m. -Gather, Games & Chatting

    5:30-6:30 p.m. -Mass with Bishop Dendinger

    6:30-7:30 p.m. -Supper

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  • Spanish Prayer Group
    7/30/2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

    Spanish Prayer Group

    Spanish Prayer Group - Social Hall

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Mass Times

Saturday - 5:00pm
Sunday - 8:30am & 10:30am
Spanish Mass - 12:15pm (every 2nd Sunday)

Upcoming Events



Dinner & Movie Night
Middle & HS Students 7/26/2017 6:00 PM
Dinner & Movie Night — Take in a movie with fellow Catholic Youth. Join us on Wednesday, July 26th at St. James...



Altar Server training & fun
Altar Servers —Mark your calendar for July 30th! There will be training for new servers (4th grade on...

Parish News

Megan Humlicek missionary work
Christ in the City missionary Megan Humlicek asked us today for prayers and financial support for her upcoming work to...
Catholic Social Teaching
“I ask everyone to help those who, for various reasons, are forced to live far from their homeland and are separated...


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St. James Catholic Church

3801 Avenue A
Kearney, NE 68847


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Mission Statement

St. James parish is established to be a sign of the presence of the Kingdom of God, to spread the Good News of the Gospel and to minister and serve others. As Catholics we believe in Jesus' dying and rising and in our call to celebrate the Sacraments and proclaim the Gospel.

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