Forever, Faithful in Love

St. James Parish is celebrating Love – Saturday, May 26th

Mass at 5:30pm – Those celebrating a milestone anniversary in 2018 will have the opportunity to renew their vows and receive a special blessing.

Dinner at 7:30pm
Dance at 9:00pm

Tickets still available until Tuesday, May 22 – available after mass as well as at the Parish Office. $35/person ($15/person 17 years of age and under)

2018 St. James Parish Cup

Parish Cup LogoTickets are available after mass or at the parish office until Jan 30th.

Parish Cup will be held on Saturday, February 3rd @ St. James Parish Hall.

  • $35/Person (ages 12+)
  • Buffet Dinner
    • Buns, Caesar Salad, Peas and Carrots, Roasted Cauliflower Mix, Mustard Roasted Red Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Lemon Chicken, Roasted New York Strip Loin, Assorted Desserts
  • Cash Bar – $5 Beer/Wine/Highballs
  • Competitions throughout the evening to determine who will win the Parish Cup!
  • Raffle and Silent Auction
  • To donate raffle/silent auction items or to volunteer, contact Kevin Crawford @


Parish Dinner & Fundraiser

St. James Parish is holding a Dinner and Fundraiser in support our Living Nativity taking place December 16th, 2017.

WHEN: Saturday, October 21, 2017 after the 5:30pm mass

WHERE: St. James Parish Hall, 338060-32nd Street East, Okotoks

HOW MUCH: $35 for adults / $15 for youth (ages 6-17) / Free for Children 5 and under

WHAT: Father Luciano, with chefs Richard and Connie, will be preparing an Italian meal for all to enjoy. The evening will also include a silent auction, a few other fundraising activities, and an opportunity to join our Wine Lottery! Cash bar.

Tickets are available at the Parish Office as well as after all masses this weekend (October 14/15).

Summer Camp

July 10-14, 2017 ~ This year will mark our first year for Summer Camp (VBS). This camp is for children entering kindergarten to grade 6 in September of 2017. Adult and Youth (grade 7-12) volunteers are needed. For more information and to register, see our Summer Camp page! Space is limited, so register early!!! Deadline is June 30th.

Contact the Parish Office for more information. 403.938.3122 or

Watoto Choir Concert – TONIGHT

The Watoto Choir from Uganda will be at St. James Church tonight for a free concert @ 7:30pm!

This dynamic children’s choir is made up of orphans and travel the world to share a message of hope for Africa’s orphans and widows.

Check them out here

We hope to see you tonight!

Free will offering will be taken for the choir. They also have merchandise to sell to help in their fundraising efforts.

Lenten Parish Mission

 Our Lenten Parish Mission with Father Lucien Larre will take place Saturday, March 11th to Thursday, March 16th

Saturday Eve, 5:30 pm Okotoks
Sunday Masses, 9 am in Black Diamond
11 am & 7 pm in Okotoks
Introductory Mission Sermon at all Masses: The Most Important Decision in Life

Mon., Mar. 13th, Confessions 12 – 1 pm & 4 to 6:25 pm, Rosary, 6 pm, Mass: 6:30 pm, Mission Talk: 7:10 pm. ~ Clinging to Faith in a Godless Society

Tues., Mar. 14th, Confessions 12 – 1 pm & 4 to 6:25 pm, Rosary, 6 pm, Mass: 6:30 pm, Mission Talk: 7:10 pm. ~ Maintaining Hope in Hopeless Situations

Wed., Mar. 15th, Confessions 12 – 1 pm & 4 to 6:25 pm, Rosary, 6 pm, Mass: 6:30 pm, Mission Talk: 7:10 pm. ~ Building a Loving Home in a Selfish Society

Thur., Mar. 16th, Confessions 12 – 1 pm & 4 to 6:25 pm, Rosary, 6 pm, Mass: 6:30 pm, Mission Talk: 7:10 pm. ~ Bringing Love to a Violent, Hateful Society

Also Confessions Every Night After the Mission Talks.

Don’t Be Afraid!

Trust the Merciful Lord. Come Home to Jesus!

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