Worship with us at Mass.

"This is my body which is given for you"
- Luke 22:19

Saturday: 
4:30 pm (Vigil)

Sunday:
9 am (English)
11:30 am (Traditional Latin Mass)

Mon - Fri: 8 am

What is the Mass?

Receive Healing in Confession.

"Therefore confess your sins to one another"
- James 5:16

Monday - Friday:
7:30 am

Tuesday:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday:
3:30 pm

Sunday:
8:00 am & 11:00 am

What is Confession?

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Saint James Catholic Church and School serves the south side of St. Joseph, Missouri in the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph. The parish was founded in 1900.

Our parish school, founded in 1910, serves about 150 students from preschool through eighth grade.

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What's in a Name?

Considering our Parish's Patron Saint

Every Catholic Church from the 4 Major Basilicas of Rome to the humblest country mission is dedicated to the memory of a Saint...Read more

Pastoral Care of the Sick

Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the priests, and let the priests pray over him, anointing him with oil in the...Read more

What's with the New Logo?

A rich symbol, with a rich history.

If you have visited Saint James Catholic Church in recent years, you will certainly have noticed the decorative motif of a seashell which is repeated...Read more

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