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O glorious Apostle, Saint James, who by reason of thy ferventand generous heart was chosen by Jesus to be witness of His glory on Mount Tabor, and of His agony in Gethsemane; thou whose very name is a symbol of warfare and victory: obtain for us strength and consolation in the unending warfare of this life, that having constantly and generously followed Jesus, we may be victors in the strife and deserve to receive the victor's crown in Heaven.

201 North Missouri Avenue
Potosi, Missouri 63664

PHONE: 573-438-4686
Toll Free: 888-868-8188

Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Mass Times...
WEEKDAYS: Monday - Friday at 8:00 a.m.

Thursday evenings 7:00 p.m.

1st Satuday of the month - 9 AM

SATURDAY (Vigil) 4:30 p.m.

SUNDAY 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

HOLY DAYS 8:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.

Confessions: Thursday - 6 - 6:30 p.m. until last one

Baptism: Arranged by appointment
Marriages: Arranged by appointment at least 6 months prior

A member of the Archdiocese of St. Louis
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Gail Aubuchon
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Matthew Farr
PSR Principal
Jim Harvey
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Potosi Missouri
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The brother of the Apostle John, James is one of the three disciples that was privileged to be present at the most significant events in Jesus' ministry
James the Greater
Pope Benedict XVI
On Wednesday, 21 June, at the General Audience held in St. Peter's Square, the Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI, continuing his portraits of the Apostles, reflected on St. James the Greater, whose famous Shrine at Santiago de Compostela is still honoured as a pilgrimage destination. St. James, the Pope said, was one of the three "privileged disciples" who Jesus allowed to witness important events in his life, including his Agony in the Garden of Gethsemane and his Transfiguration. The following is a translation of the Holy Father's Catechesis, which was given in Italian.
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Father Rodger Fleming
The seventh of ten children. He grew up in St. Charles, Missouri, and belonged to St. Charles Borromeo Parish and attended Academy of the Sacred Heart for grade school. He graduated from Duchesne High School in 1985 and from Lindenwood College in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science Business Administration.
Father Rodger Fleming
St. James Parish School of Religion
Youth Group Trivia Night
St. James Youth Group will be hosting a Trivia Night on
November 5th. Doors will open at 5 PM and Trivia will begin at 6 PM. $10 per person with a max of ten people
per team. Concessions will be available for purchase along with mulligans and other games. All profits benefit those attending the ProLife March in Washington DC
in January
The Knights of Columbus have challenged the PSR Students with a Food Drive. They would like 1,000 lbs of food by Christmas. If the PSR Students reach this goal, the Knights will have a party for the PSR students.
The Friends of Priests Prayer Campaign
For all Priests, Deacons, Seminarians, and Consecrated
Religious will begin on Sunday, October 2, 2016 and end on Thursday, December 8, 2016, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
All parishioners are invited to sign a pledge to pray ten Hail Marys each day from October 2 to December 8.
The completed, returned pledge sheets (located on the bulletin board in back of Church) will be presented in book form at the 5:00 pm Mass on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at the Cathedral Basilica. All are welcome
to attend the Mass.