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10th Anniversary Pilgrimage

Thank you to everyone who joined us for prayer and a tour of the St. Francis Convent and Chiara Center to celebrate our parish's 10th anniversary. This physical pilgrimage strengthened the dedication to our spiritual journey. Click here for photos.

Catholic Charities for Hurricane Relief

Our help is needed for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and one of the best organizations providing aid is Catholic Charities USA. They are our official Catholic domestic relief agency. Here is the link:


At Saints James and Patrick Parish, we enter into relationship with God through the sacraments, prayer, and stewardship. We invite you to Join Our Parish community so you can experience God's eternal love by 'remaining in Christ and revealing Christ to others'. 

Mass Times

St. James 4:00 pm
St. Patrick 5:30 pm

St. James 8:30 am
St. Patrick 10:00 am

St. James:
Monday & Wednesday 8:00 am
St. Patrick:
Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am (No Thursday Masses from May 25 through August 17, 2017)
Friday 11:15 am

Holy Day
8:00 am & 12:10 pm (St. Patrick)
6:00 pm (St. James)

St. James
Monday, 7:30 am
Saturday, 3:30 pm
St. Patrick
Friday 10:50 am
Saturday 11:00 am-12:00 noon

Online Giving

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm


Couples' Night Out Video

You're invited to Couples' Night Out on Monday, November 6 for Marriage Trivia Night! RSVP to (217) 422-4534. 

Holy Rosary Before Mass

We'll pray the Rosary a half hour before each weekend Mass in October, which is the Month of the Holy Rosary. 

October Newsletter

Read the October Newsletter to prepare for the upcoming parish meeting, where you can "Share Your Vision as the Body of Christ." The newsletter also features articles about St. Patrick School, the Ephesians Bible Study, the Rosary, and more. 

Diocesan Synod

Take a few minutes to learn about the diocesan synod and complete the survey at The diocese values your opinion and experiences!

'Like' Us on Facebook

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Facebook is FREE to use and EASY to sign up. You can create an account by going to and entering your name and e-mail in the 'Create a New Account' section of the home page. Then you can search for 'Saints James and Patrick Parish' in the 'Search' section at the top of your personal Facebook page. The parish's 'Like' button is located beneath the photo of St. James Church.
Liking our page offers you many benefits:
- Connect with family, friends, and parishioners online
- View parish events, photos, bulletins, and newsletters
- Receive notifications to remind you of upcoming events
- Contact the parish to ask questions or sign-up for events and ministries
- Read Fr. John's weekly Gospel posts and receive news updates of the worldwide Catholic Church.
- Comment on the page to share your experiences of our parish
Have questions or need assistance creating an account? Call the parish office or e-mail and we'll be happy to help!




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Service Opportunities

Visit the Ministries page to learn about the various ways you can share your talents with the parish. Partaking in these ministries will enhance our parish community and strengthen our ability to be stewards of God's love. To sign up or for further details, contact Here's the current liturgical ministry Schedule. Thank you for your participation. 

Saint of the Day

Here is Franciscan Media's Saint of the Day.