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A Casual Weekend Away at Shrine Mont

October 23-25, 2020 Though our annual parish retreat has sadly been canceled, you are invited to take advantage of our reserved rooms at Shrine Mont, our diocesan retreat center in the mountains. Come to the mountains October 23-25 for a weekend getaway with all the beauty of the great outdoors Shrine Mont can offer. The […]

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St. Francis of Assisi

Who was St. Francis of Assisi?  Saint Francis of Assisi was a Catholic friar who gave up a life of wealth to live a life of poverty. He established the Franciscan Order of friars and the women’s Order of the Poor Ladies. He is known as the patron saint of animal and the natural environment, and […]

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Diocesan-Wide Labor Day Service

On Sunday, September 6 (Labor Day Weekend), St. James’s will gather online, with the Diocese of Virginia, for a pre-recorded Morning Prayer Service led by our bishops. Bishop Goff will preach and Bishops Brooke-Davidson and Taylor will be there, too. This will be in lieu of our regularly recorded Sunday service.    The Diocese wants to […]

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