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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
Toll Free: 888-868-8188
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Our Worship Services Invite You to Join Us
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., 12:10 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
This Week's Mass
Pentecost Sunday (Solemnity)
1 Corinthians 12:3-7, 12-13
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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
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.
The 13th Annual St. James Golf Tournament will be JUNE 19, 2015 at Fource Valley Golf Course. It is not to early to be getting your teams together or sponsor a hole or donate. To sponsor a hole or donate please call Committee Members, Aona DeClue (438-4105 or Scott Smith (438-7888) or St. James Rectory (438-4686).
“SUMMER PICNIC" JUNE 14TH
DELICIOUS FRIED CHICKEN OR ROAST BEEF
Serving Buffet Style-Self Serve
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Grand Raffle, Skilled Games, Country Store, Horseshoes, Large Bounce Houses (All Day Pass Available)
Bingo, Win 1/2 side of Fresh Pork, Live Music: Featuring
“Hired Hands” & “Hoosier Daddy”
Have you volunteered? Will you attend?
(Don’t forget your items for the Country Store & Desserts )
MEMORIAL DAY MASS
MONDAY, MAY 25, 2015 9 AM
Bring Lawn Chairs (In case of rain Mass will be celebrated at Church)