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Congressman Capuano’s Community Meetings

As a public service, we post the following information from Congressman Capuano’s recent newsletter. For more information, visit his Facebook page (search for Representative Michael E. Capuano) or his web site. “Community Meetings A reminder that we have three community meetings coming up with details provided below: · Monday April 10th, Mildred Avenue Community Center …

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Decorating for Easter

All are welcome to join us on Saturday, April 15, at 11 AM as we decorate St. James for Sunday’s Easter celebration. With many hands, it won’t take long and, when spring has been particularly damp and cold, it is a delight to work with the lovely, fragrant flowers. If you wish to give Easter flowers in …

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St. James Book Club: The Sympathizer, 4/5/17

We had a great discussion of Americanah on March 8. Many thanks to those who could join us! One note, which might not have come up when all were present–you might find Chris Rock’s movie, “Good Hair“, an interesting tangent to explore.Our next selection, to be discussed on Wed., April 5, is The Sympathizer, by Viet …

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Ash Wednesday, 1 March 2017

On March 1, Ash Wednesday, we observe the beginning of Lent. “The first of the forty days of Lent, named for the custom of placing blessed ashes on the foreheads of worshipers at Ash Wednesday services. The ashes are a sign of penitence and a reminder of mortality, and may be imposed with the sign …