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Looking for People Who Love St. James Parish

by Colleen Warnken LeSaar

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St. James Parish is looking for Parish Ambassadors. These are people who love St. James and who would like to welcome its newly registered parishioners. You will need basic knowledge of St. James Parish and its ministries, a welcoming spirit, and an hour a month to contact new parishioners and provide them with a Welcome […]

St. James Helps Out St. Malachy students in Chicago

by Tiffany Kochanski

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St. James Helps Out St. Malachy students in Chicago With Superbowl mania past and St. Patrick’s Day fast approaching, thoughts of the Christmas season have faded for most people. But not for several parishioners at St. James Catholic Church in Arlington Heights and their 20 student helpers. They will always vividly remember the smiling faces […]

March Newsletter

by Carol Desmond

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St. James Parish Welcomes You To Our Website! The calendar below is a list of many of our Spiritual and social events during this month of March: February 28/March 1: This weekend, St. Vincent de Paul Lenten Food Boxes will be available after all Masses. A list of food items needed is in the bulletin […]

Where did all those trees come from?

by Colleen Warnken LeSaar

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Church-goers who attended mass in the Parish Center during Advent probably noticed the beautiful Christmas trees that decorated the stage.  But did you wonder where the parish got so many great Christmas trees?  In mid 2012 Jubilation was planning decorations for that year’s event.  With the title “Winter Extravaganza – a Snowflake Affair” they knew […]

February Newsletter

by Carol Desmond

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Welcome to our St. James Website!  We have many things to share with you this month, and we hope you will be able to participate in as many parish events, liturgies and opportunities for spiritual formation as possible! On Monday, March 16th, we will welcome Fr. Douglas Martis, from the Liturgical Institute at St. Mary […]

January Newsletter

by Debra Bolash

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  January, 2015 Welcome to our St. James website! We wish you and your families a most blessed, healthy, and happy New Year ~ and we invite you to join us in prayer to begin 2015. Mass Schedule for New Year’s Eve and Day: December 31st, 2014 – New Year’s Eve 5:00pm Mass in the […]

St. James Trip to Haiti Supports Coffee Farmers

by Tiffany Kochanski

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This January parishioners from St. James Catholic Church in Arlington Heights will travel to Haiti to support fair trade with local coffee growers. The parish has partnered with Just Haiti, a non-profit organization that pays local farmers a fair price for their coffee to improve living wages (www.justhaiti.org). Just Haiti packages and ships the farmers’ […]

St. James School – Pre-School & Kindergarten Information Night!

by Carol Desmond

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You are invited to attend the St. James Pre-K & Kindergarten Information Night! on January 15, 2015 at 7:00 pm. School Resource Center/Library -820 N. Arlington Heights Rd. 7:00pm Check-in 7:15pm – Administration presentations 7:30pm – Teacher presentations Sitters will be on site, if needed. Please call 224.345.7145 to RSVP. Click here for flyer PreKKindInfoNight2

Death Notification

by Carol Desmond

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Reverend Theodore “Ted” Schmitt, Mundelein ordination class of 2002, died suddenly on December 7, 2014 at St. John the Evangelist Parish, Streamwood, where he was pastor.  Father Schmitt was an associate pastor at St. James from 2002 – 2005. He had also served as pastor of St. Monica Parish, Chicago. Let us pray for him […]