St. James Catholic Church

Welcome to St. James Catholic Church

The Catholic Faith Invites All of God's Children to a Relationship with Jesus Christ

If you are new to the area, looking for a place to belong, or are already a member of our parish community, there is always a place for you.

It is a joy to share the love of God with you!



Tuesday - Friday

8:00 AM


Thursday Evenings

6:00 PM


Saturday Mornings

8:00 AM


Saturday (Vigil)

4:30 PM



8:00 AM and 10:00 AM


Holy Day Schedule

Check our bulletin for Mass times



Saturday: 3:30 - 4:10 PM
Thursday: 5:00 - 5:30 PM



Baptism: Arranged by appointment
Marriages: Arranged by appointment at least 6 months prior

*Read the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony requirements


Fifth Sunday of Lent

Reading 1:  Ez 37:12-14

Responsorial Psalm:  130:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8

Reading II:  Rom 8:8-11

Verse Before the Gospel:  Jn 11:25a, 26

Gospel:  Jn 11:1-45

*Click HERE for Daily Readings 


St. James Ladies Auxiliary are hosting bake sales during Knights’ Fish Fry Lunches.

Homemade baked goods by the piece or whole dessert for sale. Just drive by and pick out your dessert. Thank you for your support!

St. James Parish 

Picnic/Dinner Planning Meeting

Wednesday, March 29

6:00 pm in the Parish Hall

EVERYONE is invited to attend! Please come and share your ideas!

Youth Night #2!!!
St. James Parish Hall
Friday, March 31st
6:00—8:00 p.m.
Kids ages 6 & up are encouraged.
Lenten Service Project
Fun and Games
Dinner will be included in our evening of FUN!!!!
Remember how much fun we had last time? Come on out and bring a friend again!

Youth Ministry

St. James youth is asking for your help. They are making “Blessing Bags” to donate to the Local Community Partnership. All donations can be dropped off at the Church Office, (Tues - Thurs) by MARCH 31st. Suggested items, Small travel sized Items: Deodorant, mouthwash, toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, soap, lotion, socks, wipes, Q-tips, tissues, individual bags of peanuts, crackers, snack bars, peppermints, etc.

We want to thank you in advance for your Generosity.

Holy Week Schedule

Apr 02: Palm Sunday, the Passion of The Lord
Apr 04: Lenten Penance Service, 7:00 pm
Apr 06: Holy Thursday, 7:00 pm Mass of the last Supper followed by adoration
Apr 07: Good Friday, Fast & Abstinence, 3:00 pm SVC
Apr 08: Holy Saturday, Easter Vigil Mass 8:00 pm
Apr 09: Easter Sunday! Mass of the Resurrection 8:00 & 10:00 am


201 North Missouri Street, Potosi, Missouri  63664
Phone:  573-438-4686
Fax:  573-438-2100

Fr. Rodger Fleming


Tuesday - Thursday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM