Rosary Before Masses in May

We will recite the rosary before Masses during the month of May. If you would like to help lead the rosary, please contact Bill at (217) 422-9508.

Memorial Day Mass - Monday, May 27

Please join us on Monday, May 27 for Mass at Calvary Cemetery in Decatur at 10:30am. You are welcome to bring a chair to use during Mass. Parking will be south of the cemetery at Millikin. A shuttle will be available for transportation to and from the cemetery.

Watch Mass Online

View our Facebook page to watch Mass - each Mass is streamed live and you can watch a replay anytime. You don't need a Facebook account to access the videos: Click Here to Watch Mass

Online Giving


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.

Mass Times

St. James 4:30pm (Mar.-Aug.)
St. Patrick 4:30pm (Sept.-Feb.)

St. James 8:30am
St. Patrick 10:15am

St. James:
Monday 8:00am
Wednesday 8:00am
St. Patrick:
Tuesday 8:00am
Friday 11:15am

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

St. James
Monday 7:30-7:45am
Wednesday 7:30-7:45am

St. Patrick
Friday 10:30-11am
Saturday 10-11am, 3:30-4:15pm

First Friday Adoration

On the first Friday of the month after the 11:15am Mass at St. Patrick Church, we will have adoration until 4pm, followed by the stations of the cross and benediction. Come and join us!

Ministry Schedule

Click the following link to access the ministry scheduling program, or you can also access the program in the ‘Parish Life’ dropdown at the top of this webpage. 

Ministry Schedule Program

Our parish has subscribed to Augustine Institute’s to provide you access to thousands of faith-based online resources. All you need is an email address to sign up. Here are the instructions:

1) Click the ‘Sign Up’ button on the front page. 

2) Click ‘I Belong to a Parish or Organization’, and then enter the name of our parish. 

3) Enter your name and email address, and you’re all set!

Office Hours

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


  • Sun, May 19th

  • Sun, May 12th




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Beauty Series - St. Patrick

Empower IL Tax Credit

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Safe Environment Report

The Diocese of Springfield is committed to continue our efforts to work in partnership with local agencies to prevent any child from being abused or neglected.  We also seek to bring about healing where abuse has occurred. Click Here to make a Safe Environment Report.