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Children's Ministry Coordinator

224-345-7218

Hello St. James Parishioners. I was born in MI and raised in South Bend, IN where I attended both Catholic Elementary and High School.  I came to Chicago to attend DePaul University and stayed as I grew to love the city’s diversity, culture, and activities. I met my husband, Steve, while at DePaul and we […]

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Seminarian

224-345-7213

My name is Ben Rahimi and I will be your resident seminarian for this year, which basically means I am here to help out wherever I am needed. I am originally from Palatine so, like many of you, I can relate to the experience of growing up in the Northwest suburbs. I am the oldest […]

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Director of Planning

224-345-7206

I joined Saint James as Special Projects Coordinator in late March 2018. In this new part-time role, I’m serving the Saint James community by coordinating parish projects and initiatives in close consultation with parish leadership, staff and lay leaders within the parish. Before coming to Saint James, I worked for more than a decade within […]

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Director of Youth Discipleship & Evangelization

224-345-7214

I am excited to begin this journey with you all as your new Director of Youth Discipleship and Evangelization. I’ve been a parishioner at St James for the last year. I currently lead a Bible Study for young professionals and coach one of the sixth grade girls’ basketball teams.  I am passionate about the new […]

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