“And the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” ~ John 1:14

This Sunday is the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas). Fr. Don Farnan shares his Christmas message. Please see attached Nativity of the Lord Bulletin.

We will livestream the 4:00 PM Children’s Christmas Mass tomorrow, Saturday, December 24, reaching out to parishioners and friends who are in hospitals, in nursing homes or housebound. In addition, the availability of the livestreamed 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 – https://stjkc.org/sundays-at-st-james.

May we invite those who can attend the Christmas Mass in-person to join us in the celebration of the Nativity of the Lord in St. James KC. Masks in St. James are strongly recommended as flu and Covid-19 cases have risen.


Ø  The 9:00 PM Christmas Vigil Mass on Saturday, December 24 has been canceled.

Have a blessed and safe Sunday. Stay warm!

Benedict L. Babaran
St. James Catholic Church
Parish Administrator