Welcome To St. James Parish
See a face, learn a name, share a story, love one another
St. James Parish Center
(please click link for hours of operation)
2110 Main Street ~ Stratford ~ CT, 06615
Phone: 203.375.5887 ~ Fax: 203.378.1562
Pastor: Rev. Thomas Lynch
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Bruce Roby
Deacons: Thomas Masaryk and John Piatak
A Day for the Sacrament of Reconciliation
Tuesday: March 24, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.)
Fr. Tom and other clergy will be available for Confession and healing prayer.
Communal Penance Service for Adults, Youth & Children
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 7:00p.m.
Eucharistic Adoration in the Parish Chapel:
Practice the art of solitude and silence.
Recitation of the Rosary:
St. James School Gym
For those who are continuing and those who would like to begin the journey, our Lenten gathering dates are: (gatherings will be at St. James school gym)
Walking the Sacred Path
Wednesdays- February 18-March 25
1:00-2:15p.m. or 7:15-8:30p.m.
A Lenten retreat based on the writings and music of Dan Shutte, one of the most beloved of our Catholic composers. At-home reading, prayer, journaling combined with once a week group gatherings.
Taize Prayer Services
Wednesdays- 6:00-7:00p.m.- Parish Center Chapel
February 25 - March 25
Spend an hour before the Eucharist in silent prayer and the contemplative chanting of the monastic community of Taize, France.
Ministry with Women
Ministry with Men
Ministry with Teens
Fasting, Prayers and Alms Giving
What can you give, do or change to help your family, your town and our environment?
Send a check to, or volunteer at, any of the local Soup Kitchens (for example Thomas Merton Center or the Lord's Kitchen).
"For there will be peace for the seed: the vine will yield its fruit, the land will yield its produce and the heavens will give their dew; and I will cause the remnant of this people to inherit all these things..." Zechariah 8:12
St. James Church
Making a difference...
Witness talks from St. James Parishioners:
† 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.
† Eucharistic Celebrations †
» Saturday «
Vigil Mass - 4:30 p.m.
» Sunday «
7:30 a.m. ~ 9:15 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m. ~ 6:00 p.m.
» Monday-Wednesday-Friday «
» Tuesday - Thursday «
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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