Upcoming Events

Coffee after Mass

posted Oct 8, 2018, 1:54 PM by St. James Parish, Colgan

Join us after the 9am celebration of Holy Mass at St. Mary's Church, Achill, for coffee, tea, treats and conversation in the hall on Sunday October 21st.

Fellowship Curling Family Day

posted Oct 8, 2018, 1:51 PM by St. James Parish, Colgan

Join us on Sunday October 28th from 3.30pm at the Orangeville Curling Club, followed by a pot luck dinner.

All ages are welcome and instructions will be provided.  All equipment will be provided, but please bring clean indoor running shoes as no outdoor shoes can be worn on the ice.  Comfortable layers are also advised on the ice.

$10 per person or $30 for a family of four (children under 18).

Even if you don't want to curl, please come out for free and watch from the heated lounge and enjoy the pot luck dinner with everyone.

Register after Holy Mass or contact the office for details.

Day Pilgrimage to Lewiston, NY

posted Oct 8, 2018, 1:46 PM by St. James Parish, Colgan

Lewiston, in the Niagara Falls region of upstate New York is home to the National Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Fatima.  The beautiful glass-domed Basilica is located in 6.5 hectares of grounds approached by the impressive Avenue of Saints.  At the top of the dome sits, in graceful majesty, a 4m tall granite statue of Our Lady of Fatima.

Since 1991, the Shrine's grounds have hosted the Festival of Lights consisting of 75 displays gorgeously illuminated, including a giant nativity scene featuring a 3m tall angel hovering over the Holy Family.

Join us for a one day pilgrimage to the Shrine to see this spectacle on Saturday December 1st.  The cost, based on a full bus, is $35 per person.  Everyone on the bus must have proper documentation to cross the border into the United States and out-of-country insurance.   The bus will leave St. James Church, Colgan, at 10am, returning at approximately 10.30pm. 

Please sign-up after Holy Mass or contact the office for more details.

Itinerary:

10.00am - Depart from St. James Church, Colgan
12.30pm - Approximate arrival at Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, NY
1.00pm - Lunch and free time to tour the grounds
3.30pm - Rosary procession
4.00pm - Holy Mass.  Celebrant: Father Nick
5.00pm - Dinner and group tour of the Festival of Lights
7.45pm - Meet for departure
10.30pm - Approximate arrival at St. James Church, Colgan


Our Lady of Fatima Devotion

posted May 29, 2018, 10:23 AM by St. James Parish, Colgan   [ updated Oct 8, 2018, 1:25 PM ]

Our Lady of Fatima Devotion will take place on the 13th of each month between May and October as follows:

October 13th, following 5.30pm Mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, Tottenham

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