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Christmas, 2014.  It was a beautiful Christmas at St. James. Click here for the album.


Sunday, December 21, 2014.  We celebrated the beautiful Advent tradition of Candlelight, Carols, and Cathedral Children. Click here for the album.


Saturday, December 13, 2014. We celebrated Simbang Gabi, the traditional Advent novena from the Philippines, honoring Mary in the days leading up to Christmas.  Click here for the album.



Monday, December 8, 2014.  Archbishop Sartain presided at the Mass of the Immaculate Conception with the O'Dea student body.


Sunday, December 7, 2014.  At our First Sunday Youth Celebration, children carry images and flowers in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mother of the Americas.  Click here for the album.


Saturday, December 6, 2014.  Hundreds gathered at the Cathedral for the annual celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mother of the Americas. Click here for an album of this colorful and festive celebration.



Sunday, November 30, 2014.  We began the beautiful season of Advent with the traditional lighting of the Advent wreath.


Thursday, November 27, 2014. At the beautiful Mass of Thanksgiving Day, hundreds brought gifts of non-perishable food items to share with the poor and needy. Happy Thanksgiving!


Thursday, November 13, 2014.  Archbishop Sartain offered the 5:30pm Mass in memory of the homeless men, women, and children who died on the streets of our city in the past year. Hundreds gathered in the courtyard following mass for the tolling of the Cathedral bell and the reading of the names of those who died. Click here to read Father Ryan's homily for tonight.


Sunday, November 2, 2014.  The Cathedral Choir and Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. James Savage, performed Faure's sublime Requiem during the solemn Mass of All Souls.


Sunday, October 5, 2014.  It was a joy to have the children of the youth choirs at the First Sunday Youth Celebration at the Noon Mass.


Sunday, September 28, 2014. At the Noon Mass, Father Ryan offered a special blessing for the young people who have committed to be mentors for special needs children in the coming year.


Saturday, September 6, 2014.  Two young men, Brian Thompson and Dean Mbuzi, were ordained priests for service in the Archdiocese of Seattle. Click here for the album.


Thursday, September 4, 2014.  The Choir returned after its summer hiatus for a an evening of celebration, rehearsal, and retreat. We welcomed back cantor Dan Jinguji, who came close to death this summer with pneumonia, but is back thanks to the power of prayer. Thanks be to God!


Wednesday, September 3, 2014.  We celebrated the Mass oft he Holy Spirit with O'Dea High School student body and staff as they launch a new school year.


Sunday, August 24, 2014.  We celebrated the Sacrament of Baptism for thirteen beautiful children.


August 11-17, 2014.  Our annual Schola Cantorum Choir Camp brought forty young people to the Cathedral for a week of prayer, service, and song.  Click here to visit the Choir Camp page.


Sunday, July 27, 2014.  We celebrated our pilgrim patron, James the Greater, with special festivity at Mass and with a picnic after the 10:00am and Noon Masses.  Click here for the album.

Corpus Christi Procession 2014
Sunday, June 22, 2014.  At the conclusion of the 10:00am Mass, all joined in the traditional Corpus Christi Procession with the Blessed Sacrament. Click here for the album.


Sunday, June 15, 2014.  Six people were received into the Full Communion of the Catholic Church. We welcome with joy these newest members of the family of faith.


Saturday, June 14, 2014.  We celebrated the Seattle University Baccalaureate Mass with faculty, family and friends of the Class of 2014.  Ad majorem dei gloriam!


Sunday, June 8, 2014.  PENTECOST.  In union with Pope Francis, who today prayed with the Presidents of Israel and Palestine at the Vatican, we were honored to welcome Rabbi Daniel Weiner and Jamal Rahman, who joined Father Ryan in a moment of prayer for peace at the 10:00am Mass. Lord, make us instruments of your peace! Click here to read or listen to Father Ryan's homily for today.


Sunday, June 1, 2014.  On the Feast of the Ascension, twelve children were baptized at the 10:00am Mass.


Saturday, May 31, 2014.  We celebrated the traditional "Emblem Sunday" Mass in the Cathedral with scouts from around the Archdiocese of Seattle.


Thursday, May 29, 2014. Twenty-one young people and adults received the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Congratulations, confirmandi!


Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  We celebrated the O'Dea High School Baccalaureate.  Congratulations, gentlemen!


Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  Hundreds gathered for the funeral Mass of Father Michael J. Ryan, a beloved priest and pastor.


Monday, May 26, 2014.  We celebrated the Baccalaureate of Seattle Prep.


Sunday, May 25, 2014.  We celebrated the Christian Brothers as they leave Seattle after ninety-one years of service.  Click here to view the album.


Thursday, May 22, 2014.  We celebrated the Holy Names Academy Baccalaureate.  Congratulations, "Cadets" of the Class of 2014!


Sunday, May 11, 2014.  Thirty-six children celebrated their First Holy Communion today.  Click here for the album.


Saturday, May 10, 2014.  Father Ryan gathered with friends and family of the Robl family for the blessing of the new Robl organ in the Cathedral Chapel. The following inscription was placed on the organ: "This organ, a labor of love and genius, was built by Cathedral parishioner Frank Robl for his home. After Frank’s death in 2013, his wife, Carol, and children Frank, Jr., Chris, and Andrea, generously presented it to St. James Cathedral in his memory. It was installed in the Cathedral Chapel in February, 2014, with the help of Frank’s son Chris. May its beautiful voice give glory to God and inspire all who hear it in the same way that Frank inspired all who knew him."


Monday, May 5, 2014.  On the feast of Blessed Edmund Ignatius Rice, the O'Dea High School Community gathered for a special Mass with Archbishop Sartain to celebrate the gifts the Christian Brothers have brought to O'Dea over the past ninety-one years.


Sunday, April 27, 2014.  On this historic day when Pope Francis canonized John XXIII and John Paul II, we welcomed into the Church nine beautiful infants!


Saturday, April 19, 2014.  The Easter Vigil, the greatest of all our liturgical celebrations throughout the year.  Click here for the Triduum and Easter album!


Sunday, April 13, 2014.  Holy Week began with a glorious Palm Sunday.  Click here for the album.


Thursday, April 10, 2014.  We celebrated the Chrism Mass with hundreds of priests, deacons, and lay faithful from around the Archdiocese.  Click here for the album.


Saturday, April 5, 2014.  We celebrated the second annual Mass for the Special Needs Community of the Archdiocese of Seattle.  Click here for the album.



Sunday, March 23, 2014.  We celebrated the first of three "Scrutiny" rites for our Elect.


Thursday, March 6, 2014.  We celebrated the Rite of Election with our Elect, those to be baptized at Easter.  Click here to read more about Lent and the RCIA.


Sunday, March 2, 2014.  At our First Sunday Youth Celebration, children carried in seeds and starts to be planted this Spring in our Cathedral Kitchen Garden.  Click here for the album.


Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March 1, 2014.  Great Music for Great Cathedrals returned in all its glory!  Click here for the album.


Saturday, February 22, 2014.  Father Ryan baptized five beautiful infants at the 5:30pm Mass.


Sunday, February 16, 2014.  We celebrated the Rite of Reception into Full Communion with some wonderful new Catholics!


Sunday, February 2, 2014.  For the first time in eleven years, the Feast of the Presentation fell on a Sunday.  Candles were blessed at each Mass.  Click here for the album.



Thursday, January 23, 2014.  Hundreds gathered to mourn the loss of our beloved Mairead Corrigan.  Click here to read Father Ryan's homily and Siobhan Corrigan's eulogy for Mairead.


Sunday, January 19, 2014.  We celebrated a special Mass in honor of the Santo Nino, the Holy Child Jesus.  Dozens of parishioners brought images of the child Jesus from home for the blessing.


Friday, January 17, 2014.  Archbishop Sartain presided at a special Mass which included a special commitment for members of Pax Christi Click here to read more.


Saturday, January 18, 2014.  We celebrated a special Mass in thanksgiving for the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

 
Friday, January 17, 2014.  Members of Pax Christi gathered to renew their vows at the 5:30pm Mass, celebrated by Archbishop Sartain.


Sunday, January 5, 2014
.  The Three Kings made a cameo appearance at the Noon Mass on Epiphany Sunday.  Click here for the album.


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