Women’s Prayer and Breakfast: Connect and Grow

Beach Diner Mandarin 11362-11 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, United States

“The secret of happiness is to live moment by moment and to thank God for all that He, in His goodness, sends to us day after day.” -St. Gianna Molla Connect and enjoy a morning out with the women in our parish. The monthly Women’s Prayer and Breakfast meeting is Saturday, June 22, 9:30am at Beach […]

Solemn Mass & Holy Burning

Assumption Catholic Church 2403 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL

Solemn Mass & Holy Burning | June 24, 2024 7:00 pm at Assumption Catholic Church Celebrate the Nativity of John the Baptist with Mass and the age old tradition of disposing of unwanted blessed objects on this day through a sacred fire. Bring unwanted Bibles, broken rosaries, holy cards, statues, etc. Burnable items will be […]

Brown Scapular Enrollment: Spiritual Protection, Silent Devotion

St. James Catholic Church 12447 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville, FL, United States

Learn about the Brown Scapular. Through this sacramental endowed with the prayers of the Church, evil spirits are powerless when the wearer of a scapular faces temptation, calling upon the Holy Virgin. Pious legend holds that on July 16, 1251, the Blessed Mother appeared to St. Simon Stock, gave him the brown scapular and said […]

Bishop Erik Pohlmeier To Visit St. James This Summer

St. James Catholic Church 12447 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville, FL, United States

Bishop Erik Pohlmeier To Visit St. James Sunday, July 14, 2024 at the 10:15am Mass I was delighted to learn that the Bishop of the Diocese of St. Augustine is planning to be with us at the 10:15 AM Mass on second Sunday in July. I invited him to St. James some time ago, and I know that […]

St. James Dinner

On Saturday, July 27th, the community of St. James will come together and share a meal honoring Saint James the Apostle, patron of the mission. We’ll be celebrating the patronage of St. James on July 27th with a parish wide dinner. Don’t miss an evening of fun and comaroderie with your fellow parishioners.  Dinner will […]

Festival of St. James

St. James Catholic Church 12447 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville, FL, United States

The community of St. James will dedicate a day of learning about and honoring Saint James the Apostle, patron of the mission. There will be food and fellowship in celebration of our Patron Saint!  We will celebrate with cake and champagne Sunday, July 28 after Mass. St. James Dinner, Saturday, July 20, hosted in a […]

How the Bible Came Together | A Workshop Especially for Curious Christians

The Salem Centre 7235 Bentley Rd, Jacksonville, FL, United States

How the Bible Came Together | A Workshop Especially for Curious Christians       August 5  |  7:00pm Are you curious to dig into the roots of belief? Learn how the Bible, the most influential book in our culture, was assembled and how this points to a united family of God. Dig deeply into history and consider […]

Mass of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary | A Holy Day of Obligation

St. James Catholic Church 12447 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville, FL, United States

…by the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ, of the Blessed Apostles Peter and Paul, and by our own authority, we pronounce, declare, and define it to be a divinely revealed dogma: that the Immaculate Mother of God, the ever Virgin Mary, having completed the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul […]

Introduction to Catholicism Workshop: The Biblical Basis for how Catholics Worship

The Salem Centre 7235 Bentley Rd, Jacksonville, FL, United States

August 19, 2024 7:00 - 9:00 pm Ever wonder why Catholics use rituals, wear special vestments, use incense, statues, relics of saints, sit, stand, kneel, make the sign of the cross? Come and learn the biblical and historic basis for early Christian worship practices. This evening will be led by Father Mayer, who grew up […]

How the Bible Came Together | A Workshop Especially for Curious Christians

The Salem Centre 7235 Bentley Rd, Jacksonville, FL, United States

How the Bible Came Together | A Workshop Especially for Curious Christians       September 16, 2024  |  7:00pm Are you curious to dig into the roots of belief? Learn how the Bible, the most influential book in our culture, was assembled and how this points to a united family of God. Dig deeply into history and […]

Ember Friday: No Meat Today

September 21, 2024 No meat today: Bishop Lopes has decreed that for all Ordinariate Members Ember Friday, September 21 is an obligatory day of abstinence, meaning no meat. As Catholics, we are asked to keep the customary meatless penance on most Fridays of the year, though another penance can be substituted if needed, except on […]

Fall Festival of Our Lady of Walsingham | Evensong & Potluck

St. James Catholic Church 12447 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville, FL, United States

Welcome the Fall season with us by honoring Our Lady of Walsingham! The appearance of Our Lady of Walsingham is one of the earliest Marian apparitions in history. Richeldis de Faverches, a noble widow living in Norfolk during the reign of Edward the Confessor, petitioned the Blessed Virgin to inspire her to a notable work […]