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Current Events News

Effective Tuesday, March 31, the St. James Rectory is closed to in-person visits. If you need the services of the Rectory staff, they will be happy to assist you via telephone a...

St. James Catholic Church in Falls Church seeks a full-time Director of Music Ministry to develop and implement music programming that leads the faithful to full, conscious, and...

March 26, 2020 Dear Parents, With great sadness and regret, I am writing to inform you that, after consulting with Sisters Regina and Mary Sue, I have decided to postpone t...

Especially in these difficult times, we want to encourage people to come to our Eucharistic Lord both for consolation and to intercede with Him for the world. Of course, we want...

The Falls Church Scout Building Association and Red Cross Blood Drive, scheduled for Tuesday, March 24, at St. James, has been postponed. We will publish a new date when it can ...

Monday, March 30: 11:00am to Noon, 7:00pm to 8:00pm Tuesday, March 31: 11:00am to Noon, 7:00pm to 8:00pm Wednesday, April 1:11:00am to Noon, 7:000pm to 8:30pm ...

The Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge, Bishop of Arlington, will celebrate the Noon Mass on Sunday, March 22, 2020, live from the St. James Rectory Chapel. Be sure to "tune...

The Knights of Columbus, Edward Douglas White Council would like to offer our assistance to any parish members who need help during this difficult time. This could include thing...

Starting Wednesday, March 18, we will be livestreaming daily Masses that are being celebrated by our Priests in the St. James Rectory Chapel. Masses will be celebrated at 6:30am...

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Please know I am aware of how the spread and growing concerns of the coronavirus are impacting all of you. Many are teleworking, schools are c...

Two New Masses

March 14, 2020

Father Scalia has announced that on Sunday, March 15, and on Sundays thereafter, as the COVID-19 crisis continues, St. James will celebrate two additional Sunday Masses - one at...

Even though many events across the Parish have been cancelled (a list will be forthcoming), these events are still on this weekend, March 13-15: Stations of the Cross - March...

    Below, please find prayers and devotions for this time of danger and need. Please pray them as you are able.     A Prayer to Jesus for He...

Due to an abundance of caution concerning the possible spread of the COVID-19 virus, the St. James Seniors' Lenten dinner and movie night, featuring "The Art of Racing in the Ra...

If you were planning to attend an event hosted by the Diocese of Arlington, be sure to check here to see if it is still being held.

 Right now we have 80 pounds of thawed fish that will either be eaten or thrown out. Our Fish Fry volunteers will fry and bake as usual. Parishioners can drive through A Lo...