Fishing with St. James

January 20, 2019

Our “Uniting in the Light” Capital Campaign continues to grow.  At this time we have 303 parishioners who have pledged and made gifts totaling $1,100,147.   Total Pledges $1,100, 147 Total Paid $ 692,229 Total Receivables...  continue reading

January 13, 2019

Esta semana, la Hermana Isabel Sandino regresó a su casa madre en Trinidad a petición de su provincial, la Hermana Petronilla. Algunos de ustedes saben que ella había estado enferma y que estaba en el hospital antes de Navidad. Continúen orando por su mejor salud to continúen orando para su mejoría de salud y bienestar. La Hermana Isabel ya no estará en el personal de la Parroquia St. James. Estoy agradecido por el ministerio que le...  continue reading

January 6, 2019

Today’s gospel story relates only one of the “Epiphanies,” revelations of the Christ to the world. “Three mysteries mark this holy day: today, the star leads the Magi to the infant Christ: today, water is changed into wine for the wedding feast; today, Christ wills to be baptized by John in the river Jordan to bring us salvation.” (From Evening Prayer II Gospel Antiphon). Most of the Christian world celebrates Epiphany on the sixth of January. In our...  continue reading

December 30, 2018

Feliz Navidad – Merry Christmas! May the presence of joy, light, goodness and love we celebrate incarnate in our midst during this Holy Christmas Season be your greatest present through these days and always. May you know and feel the presence of "God-with-us" especially in difficult circumstances, loneliness, loss or struggle, This weekend we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Family. The Octave of Christmas will end with The Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God on January 1st....  continue reading

December 23, 2018

Shepherds, Angels, Holy Families, God bearers, &              Magi, and Baptized of St. James This is the evening prayer antiphon for the Feast of the Nativity, may it be as true for us this Christmas as it has been for the last two millennia: “Today Christ is born, today the Savior has appeared; today the angels sing on earth, the archangels rejoice; today the upright shout out for joy: Glory be to God on high, Alleluia!" The...  continue reading

December 16, 2018

Pescando con Santiago – Fishing with St. James Quiero agradecer al grupo de líderes hispanos y todos los involucrados en los preparativos de nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, la celebración Eucarística, la música, los bailes tradicionales por feligreses y la fiesta de alimentos. El día fue un gran testimonio a nuestro espíritu de comunidad y "Nuestra Señora, emperatriz de las Américas" que apareció en México...  continue reading

December 9, 2018

                Faith Sharing at St. James December 12th is the Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe celebrating Mary’s appearance to St. Juan Diego in Mexico in 1531. On October 12, 1945, Pope Pius XII, decreed Our Lady of Guadalupe to be "Patroness of all the Americas." The image of Mary we have in the sanctuary by the tabernacle is the Holy Virgin of Guadalupe. Our Lady instructed Juan Diego to gather roses in December and when he...  continue reading

December 2, 2018

Faith Sharing at St. James Pescando con Senior Santiago La Iglesia Católica de St. James les invita al a misa que se celebrara en honor de La Virgen de Guadalupe, Reina de México y Emperatriz de América. Vengan a festejar a nuestra madre, El Domingo 9 de Diciembre a las 12:15 del mediodía. Estan todos cordialmente invitados vengan con alegría. Te estaremos esperando para celebrar con danzas, convivio, y mas. También si gustan...  continue reading

November 25, 2018

The West Nebraska Register has united all our parishes with news from across the diocese since 1930. The 15,700 papers are produced bi-monthly highlighting local news from your parish plus news from around the world. Our parish news shows how the spirit of faith is growing and inspires others to do likewise. Your gift to the Diocesan Appeal supports this ministry uniting the Body of Christ in our diocese. “Our mission will always remain the same—to spread the Gospel...  continue reading

November 18, 2018

“If I wasn’t in seminary, I would still want to grow with God. That is my call to the priesthood.” — Chas Canfield, seminarian for the Diocese of Grand Island. You are one of the 49,000 Catholics in our diocese that spans 42,000 square miles across the northwestern corner of our state. Our 71 parishes are served by 39 active and 27 retired faithful priests; 15 deacons and 5 seminarians. Thank you for your gift to the Diocesan Appeal that will help support all...  continue reading

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Teens Encounter Christ (TEC)
Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) is coming up on January 19- 21 at St. Patrick in Sidney, NE. This opportunity to...



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1/21/2019 6:30 PM
Catholic Daughter of Americas will have their meeting on Monday, January 21st. The Rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. followed...

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