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Our Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Masses are as follows: CHRISTMAS EVE: 5:00 p.m. (St. James church and Parish Community Hall) 7:00 p.m. (St. James church) 8:00 p.m. (St. Leo Mission in Spanish) 10:00 p.m. (St. James church; Christmas concert begins at 9:30) CHRISTMAS DAY: 9:00 a.m. (St. James church) 11:00 a.m. (St. James church)

Parish office will be closed during the Christmas holiday

The office will be closed for Christmas from Wednesday December 24th, 2015 through January 4, 2015. We will reopen on Monday, January 5th at 10:00am. In case of emergency please call, 1‐760‐633‐2435

Pray this prayer for Ricky Frausto, CJM on the occasion of his ordination to the priesthood

O Jesus, our great High Priest, Hear my humble prayers on behalf of your priest, Father Ricky Frausto. Give him a deep faith, a bright and firm hope and a burning love which will ever increase in the course of his priestly life. In his loneliness, comfort him In his sorrows, strengthen him In his frustrations, point out Read more

Celebrate life from conception to natural death at OneLife LA.

Join Archbishop Gomez of Los Angeles, several other Bishops from Southern California, and thousands of people from throughout Southern California on January 17, 2015 at OneLife LA, the first-ever large-scale event in downtown LA promoting the beauty and dignity of every human life from conception to natural death. Beginning at 10:00 at La Placita Olvera, Read more

Two of the three adult Catholics have not received the Sacrament of Confirmation. Are you one of them?

Two out of three? A surprising number of adults have been baptized and receive Eucharist, but never “finished” their initiation sacraments by getting confirmed. Are you one of them? Would you like to be confirmed? We are gathering a confirmation journey group to start in the spring. Contact Katie Hodsdon at katie@stjames‐ or (858) 755‐2545 Read more

Bear one another’s burdens. Family Mental Illness Support Group meeting on January 22, 2015

Family Mental Illness Support Group (Bear one another’s burdens, and so you will fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6: 2) Come share, pray and support families who have a love one with a brain disorder. The next group date is January 22, 2015 in the Gathering Room at 7PM. If you need to talk Read more

Pray. Study. Act. Join the movement to bring about peace and justice in our world that so badly needs it

Pax Christi USA, which means Peace in Christ, is a national Catholic peace and justice movement. Its purpose is to create a world that reflects the Peace of Christ by exploring, articulating, and witnessing the call of Christian nonviolence. This work begins in personal life and extends to communities of reflection and action to transform Read more

Information for the Mission Circle Epiphany Celebration

The annual Mission Circle Epiphany Celebration is January 11, 2015 in the Coachella Valley. All those interested in helping with the outreach to migrant farm workers in the area should click here to download more details and to reserve a seat on the bus.. Also, whether or not you are able to go to the Read more

Help send our young singers to New York perform at Carnegie Hall.

Our very own Vocal Academy at St James directed by Anne Marie Oldham has been invited to participate in the Distinguished Concerts International  ”Total Vocal”  Concert at Carnegie Hall in March.  You have heard these outstanding voices singing the liturgy at Mass over many years and they are excited that they have earned the invitation to perform in New York Read more

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