St. James Parish Welcomes Back
Our Parishioners and Visitors
8:00am – Monday to Saturday.
Adoration will continue on Fridays following the morning Mass until noon, but will now be in the church.
Saturdays – 5:30pm
Sundays – 8:30am,,11:00am, 5:00pm and (9:45 starting August 2).
Note: The 9:45 Italian mass on Sundays will begin again on Sunday, August 2.
– With the social distancing and 30% capacity restrictions, we encourage you to
arrive 15 minutes before the start of mass to allow sufficient time for registration and seating.
– Please bring a protective mask which is strongly recommended in the enclosed environment.
– Hand sanitizers are available throughout the entrance and the pews and floors have been marked to assist with the physical distancing.
– We appreciate everyone doing their part so that we can worship together safely and joyfully.
For those who are elderly or whose immune system is compromised, and those who are hesitant to return to church at this time, please know that the obligation to participate at the Sunday Mass is suspended until further notice.
A reminder that if you have travelled outside of Canada within the past 14 days, you are not to enter the church until you have completed the period of self-isolation. Also, entrance is not permitted to those who have an elevated temperature, or are suffering from cough, sputum production, shortness of breath, undue fatigue, loss of appetite, muscle aching, runny nose, chills involving shakes, loss of sense or taste or smell. If you are sick, you are kindly asked to stay home.
If you prefer to visit the church for private prayer, please contact the office for available times.
We are looking forward to seeing you again and as always, Fr. Joseph, Deacon Patrick and myself are available by contacting the office.
Sincerely Yours In Christ,
Fr. Louis M. Lenssen, C.R.S.P.