Welcome To St. James Parish
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St. James Parish Center
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2110 Main Street ~ Stratford ~ CT, 06615
Phone: 203.375.5887 ~ Fax: 203.378.1562
Pastor: Rev. Thomas Lynch
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Bruce Roby
Deacons: Timothy Bolton, Thomas Masaryk and John Piatak
Everyone is invited to attend all the services of Holy Week.
Holy Week shows us through ritual and symbol the mystery of our own dying and rising as we attempt t love others in our everyday living.
HOLY THURSDAY - APRIL 17
7:30 p.m. - Mass of the Lord's Supper and Washing of the Feet
8:00 a.m. - Morning Prayer
GOOD FRIDAY - APRIL 18
3:00 p.m. - Celebration of the Lord's Passion
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.: Personal Way of the Cross - Chapel
5:30 p.m. - Novena of Divine Mercy - Chapel
7:30 p.m. - Stations of the Cross - Church
HOLY SATURDAY - APRIL 19
7:30 p.m. - The Easter Vigil
10:00 a.m. - Blessing of Easter Food
3:00 p.m. - Novena of Divine Mercy - Chapel
(There are no Confessions on Holy Saturday)
EASTER SUNDAY - APRIL 20
7:00 a.m.* - 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
*Please note our Easter Sunday Mass will be at 7:00 a.m.
There will be no 12:45 p.m. or 6:00 p.m. Mass.
Novena will be recited daily at 3:00 p.m. in the
Chapel concluding on Divine Mercy Sunday - April 27 at 3:00 p.m.
"Repent & Believe"
(click here for fasting requirements)
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Tuesdays: 7:00 p.m. ~ 9:00 p.m.
Stations of the Cross
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(All parishioners are invited to participate in personal stations at anytime)
† St. James School ~ Living Stations of the Cross †
Friday ~ April 11 ~ 12:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m
Ministry with Teens
Every Monday 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
"The Passion of the Christ" movie ~ April 14 - 5:30 p.m.~9:00 p.m.
† Eucharistic Celebrations †
» Saturday «
Vigil Mass - 4:30 p.m.
» Sunday «
7:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m
» Monday-Wednesday-Friday «
» Tuesday - Thursday «
† Parish Chapel †
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
~ Closed Weekends ~
» Divine Mercy Chaplet «
Friday ~ 3:00 p.m.
Recitation of the
Divine Mercy Chaplet
» Daily Rosary «
Monday - Friday
» First Friday Benediction «
(First Friday of Every Month)
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Please note the time change for Benediction)
Disciple's Way at St. James Parish
Liturgical Year 2013 -2014
Are you moved to the call for contemplation and action based on the Beatitudes?
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Youth Ministry Bulletin
Holy Hour ~ Fun and Fellowship
Monday Evenings in the Chapel and Parish Center
6 - 8 p.m.
All Youth Are Welcomed!
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† Sacrament of Reconciliation †
(St. James Church)
12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Thursday before First Friday
4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
† Sacrament of the Sick †
Held on Monday's at the 8:00 a.m. Eucharist.
- PLEASE NOTE -
Prior notice is not necessary. All those who are dealing with a serious illness and/or will be undergoing surgery during that week are invited to receive this sacrament.
† Sacrament of Baptism †
Parents must register at the Parish Center with Patty D'Andrea in order to receive information regarding the mandatory pre-baptism class and schedule a date for the baptism.
© St. James Roman Catholic Church - 2013