Saint James the Greater Roman Catholic Church Mission Statement
Our mission is to open “the door of faith” to our parishioners to make possible the life of communion with God and the transformation of the heart. The fruit of this transformation will be to unite in charity our diverse congregation and surrounding community; “breaking down the dividing wall” (Ephesians 2:14). As members of the one body of Christ, we accept our responsibilities as good stewards of His great gifts.
MODERNA COVID 19 VACCINATIONS
St. James will have 50 COVID 19 vaccinations available on Friday, April 23rd, 2021. The event will take place in Geiger Hall. It is the Moderna vaccination so anyone signing up needs to plan on a second shot here at St. James on May 21st, 2021.
If you would like to sign up please click the following Signup Genius link:
Please call the office at 704-720-0600 if you have any questions.
For more information or to donate to the Diocesan Spport Appeal Online: CLICK HERE
To watch the 2021 Diocesan Support Appeal video in English: CLICK HERE
To watch the Diocesan Support Appeal video in Spanish: CLICK HERE
SIGN-UP GENIUS UPDATE
We will no longer be using Sign-up Genius to reserve seats for Mass. It will now be a first come, first served seating arrangement.
Every other row of pews will be open and we ask that you leave 2 seat cushions between you and the family next to you. PLEASE REMEMBER YOU MUST WEAR YOUR MASK AT ALL TIMES WHILE INSIDE THE CHURCH, USE HAND SANITIZER AND KEEP PROPER DISTANCE FROM THOSE AROUND YOU.
As always, we thank you for your patience as we continue to navigate new guidelines and mandates.
If you have any questions, please contact the parish office.
Schedule for weekend of April 17th and 18th
Saturday 4/17/2021 - 2 pm to 3:30 pm
Weekend Mass Schedule:
Saturday Vigil on 4/17/2021 at 5 pm - English
Saturday Vigil on 4/17/2021 at 7:30 pm – Spanish
Sunday Mass on 4/18/2021at 8 am – English
Sunday Mass on 4/181/2021 at 10 am – English
Sunday Mass on 4/18/2021 at 5 pm – English
Sunday Mass on 4/18/2021 at 7 pm – Spanish
Sunday 4/18/2021 - 11 am in the parking lot of Guadalupe Hall
Live Stream Masses (YouTube):
Vigil Mass on Saturday 4/17/2021 at 5 pm – English
Vigil Mass on Saturday 4/17/2021 at 7:30 pm – Spanish
Sunday Mass on 4/18/2021 at 10 am – English
OLPH Novena Mass on Monday 4/19/2021 at 7 pm – English
Thursday Evening Mass on 4/22/2021 at 7 pm – Spanish
YouTube Channel: “St. James Catholic – Concord”
Guidelines for attending Mass inside of the church:
- Masks must be worn at all times inside of the church.
- Please maintain safe (6 feet) distance from others in the church.
- Please wash hands and use hand sanitizer frequently.
- We will not have a traditional offertory collection. We will have collection buckets at the exits for you to drop donations on as you arrive or leave the church.
PLEASE CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY THIS ILLNESS!!
If you wish to make an online offertory contribution, please CLICK HERE
Friday: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Switzerland by Train with John & Sue Green
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- Rev. Jerome Chavarria, C.Ss.R., Pastor
- Rev. Fabio de Jesus Marin Morales, C.Ss.R., Director of Hispanic Ministries
- Rev. Charlie Donovan, C.Ss.R., Parochial Vicar
- Rev. Glenn Parker, C.Ss.R., Parochial Vicar
- Dan Ward, Business Manager
- Bonnie White, Administrative Assistant
- Denise Ramirez, Secretary
- Kayla D'Allura, Pastoral Associate for Religious Education
- Kitty McIndoe, Children's Faith Formation Coordinator
- Beth Giddings, Co-Coordinator, Middle School Faith Formation
- Chris Conrad, Co-Coordinator, Middle School Faith Formation
- Deyfilia Gallo, Hispanic Faith Formation
- Michael Quinn, Youth Coordinator/Confirmation
- Suzanne Carney, New Beginnings Pre-School
- Dr. Dylan Savage, Choir Director