This Sunday is the Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Fr. Don Farnan shares a reflection. Please see attached 16th Sunday in OT Bulletin.

May we invite those who can attend the Sunday Mass in-person to join us in the celebration of the Holy Eucharist in St. James KC. Fr. Garry Richmeier will be our celebrant.

We continue to livestream our 10:00 AM Sunday Mass, reaching out to parishioners and friends who are in hospitals, in nursing homes or housebound. In addition, the availability of the livestream Sunday Mass is for those who may be pregnant, parents of unvaccinated children, immunocompromised and unvaccinated individuals. Here is the link to the livestream: Facebook Page of St. James Midtown KC. Recording of the livestreamed Mass can be accessed at


·       This Sunday, a Congregation of the Holy Spirit priest is coming to make a mission appeal. Fr. Garry Richmeier will preside at Mass while the mission priest will preach after Communion. A second collection will be taken right after his appeal.

·       A Christian Group from Bethlehem in the Holy Land is also coming Sunday, July 23rd. They come to us to sell olive wood carvings and crafts that are handmade by Christians in the Holy Land.

·       You are all invited to the Fifth Sunday Celebration next Sunday in the Marian Hall. Our Micronesian Community will be our hosts.


·       16th Sunday in Ordinary Time Bulletin

·       Living Flame Flyer

Benedict L. Babaran
St. James Catholic Church
Parish Administrator