News & Events from around the Parish...
On the occasion of the Feast of Saint Sharbel Mahkluf (July 24), a Lebanese hermit of the Maronite Rite in the 19th century, we welcome into our parish Father Elie Mikhael, Administrator of Saint Sharbel Maronite Mission in Raleigh, to preside at the Divine Liturgy in the Maronite Rite. This special liturgy will take place here in the Church this Friday, July 25, at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome!
New Beginnings Preschool is now accepting registration forms for the 2014-15 academic year
RCIA for Adults, Teens, (13 yrs—11th grade) and Children:
Our RCIA candidates and catechumens need your help. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor to help them along their faith journey, please contact Micki or Chuck at the above numbers/emails.
Edge: Small Group Training Dates:
Jul 30, August 6 & 13 in the small classroom of the parish hall building 7:00 to 8:30 pm.
Ignite: Small Group Training Dates:
August 11 & 18, 7:00—8:30 pm small classroom of the parish hall.
We are pleased to receive into our parish community the Rev. Basile Sede, President of the University Institute of the Diocese of Buea (Cameroon). Father Basile is presently concluding his doctoral studies in Philosophy at the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome. He will be residing in the Rectory and helping out at Saint James and Saint Joseph (Kannapolis) during the months of July and August in the absence of Father Geiger.
The Annual Mobile Mammography Van will be at St. James the Greater Catholic Church on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 8:30am until 2:00pm.
1. Women 35 years and older
2. Have your Primary Care Physician's information at the time of registration
3. With or without health insurance
4. Appointment Required
To schedule an appointment call:
704-403-1729 / For Spanish: 704-403-7515
NEW BEGINNINGS is currently accepting registrations for their summer program J.A.M. Camp for ages 2—12 years and for their fall semester of the preschool for ages 1—5 years.
For more information or to register your child, contact Suzanne Carney, Preschool Director at 704-262-3498. You may also pick up registration forms for both programs in the vestibule of the church.