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Monday, December 28, 2015. Members of the local Pax Christi group committed themselves to peace and non-violence at the 5:30pm Mass.


Thursday, December 24-Friday, December 25, 2015.  More than 6,500 people celebrated the Nativity of the Lord at St. James Cathedral. Click here for the album.



Saturday, December 19, 2015. Our annual Children's Christmas Party gathered dozens of our Cathedral families for a fun celebration with song, food, surprises, a living Nativity, and piƱatas!  Click here for the album.


Sunday, December 13, 2015.  Our annual service of Advent Readings and Carols is the perfect way to prepare for Christmas. Click here for the album.



Sunday, December 13, 2015. Archbishop Sartain solemnly opened the Jubilee doors of Mercy at St. James Cathedral, through which thousands of pilgrims will pass during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Click here for complete album.


Saturday, December 12, 2015. Archbishop Sartain presided at the colorful Simbang Gabi Mass. Click here for the album.



Tuesday, December 8, 2015. On this Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, we marked the 50th Anniversary of the conclusion of the Second Vatican Council and the beginning of the Jubilee Year of Mercy. Tonight, we also inaugurated the Cathedral's new exterior lighting. Click here for the album.


Sunday, December 6, 2015. At the Noon Mass, the children joined a special procession in honor of St. Nicholas.


Saturday, December 5, 2015.  The annual celebration of Madre de las Americas brought hundreds to the Cathedral to celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe. Click here for the album.


Thursday, November 26, 2015. On Thanksgiving Day, hundreds begin the national holiday with Mass at the Cathedral. During the offertory, all were invited to come forward with a gift of food items for the poor.


Thursday, November 12, 2015.  Archbishop Sartain presided at a special Mass in memory of the homeless men and women who died on the streets of our city this past year. The ninety-two names were read aloud as a bell was tolled in their memory.


Monday, November 2, 2015. At the solemn Mass of of All Souls, we remember all our beloved dead. The Cathedral's death registers are carried in the entrance procession and placed over the crypt. This year's Mass featured the sublime music of Maurice Durufle.


Sunday, October 25, 2015.  We were privileged to welcome youth from the Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos Orphanage, Nicaragua. They shared the gift of folkloric dance and music with the parish community. Click here for the album.


Saturday, October 24, 2015.  Four beautiful children were baptized at the 5:30pm Mass.



Sunday, September 27, 2015.  Seven beautiful infants were baptized at the 10:00am Mass.


Sunday, September 27, 2015. We celebrated the Rite of Reception into Full Communion at the 10:00am Mass.


Sunday, September 13, 2015.  The Cathedral Choir of St. James returned in all their glory, now under the direction of Dr. Paul Thornock.


Sunday, September 6, 2015.  Archbishop Sartain offered a special blessing for Catholic teachers in public and private schools at the Noon Mass.


Saturday, September 5, 2015.  Archbishop Sartain presided at a joyful celebration with the Special Needs Community of the Archdiocese of Seattle. Congratulations to Phil, Stephanie, and Matt, confirmed during the Mass!


Sunday, August 16, 2015.  Choir Camp concluded with the 10:00am Mass. Click here to view the Choir Camp page!


Saturday, August 15, 2015.  We celebrated the wedding of David Hoffman and Amy Kilian. Summer is wedding season at St. James Cathedral!


Sunday, August 2, 2015. At the end of the 10:00am Mass, Father Ryan blessed the young people who are headed to Nicaragua this week.  Click here to pray with them throughout their journey. Click here for an album of the Parish Picnic.



Sunday, July 26, 2015
.  We celebrated the Feast of St. James--but not the picnic!  It was postponed until August 2 due to inclement weather. Click here for the album of our patronal feast.


Friday, June 26, 2015. On the 18th Anniversary of the death of Archbishop Thomas J. Murphy, Bishop Elizondo celebrated a special Mass in memory of all the deceased bishops of the Archdiocese of Seattle.


Saturday, June 20, 2015.  We celebrated the commissioning of new lay ministers in the Christifideles and Spanish-speaking catechetical certification programs with a special Mass in the Cathedral.


Friday, June 19, 2015. In celebration of Pope Francis' new encyclical, Laudato Si, we gathered for an ecumenical prayer in the Cathedral, reflecting on our call to care for the earth, our common home.


Thursday, June 18, 2015. At the conclusion of our annual Ministries Dinner, we paused for a prayer and candlelighting in memory of those killed at Mother Emanuel AME in Charleston, South Carolina.


Sunday, June 14, 2015.  We celebrated the Sacrament of Baptism with seven beautiful children at the 10:00am Mass today.


Saturday, June 13, 2015. We celebrated the Seattle University Baccalaureate with the Class of 2015. Congratulations, Redhawks!


Sunday, June 7, 2015.  We celebrated the great feast of Corpus Christi with the traditional procession with the Blessed Sacrament. Click here for the album.



Thursday, June 4, 2015.  We celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation with twenty-four young people and adults. Click here for the album.


Sunday, May 24, 2015.  We celebrated the great feast of Pentecost. Click here to read or listen to Father Ryan's homily for today.


Thursday, May 21, 2015.  We celebrated the Holy Names Baccalaureate Mass with the class of 2015.  Congratulations, Skippers!


Sunday, May 17, 2015.  On this Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, we marked Father David Brant's 50th Anniversary of Ordination.  Congratulations, Father Brant. Ad multos annos!


Sunday, May 3, 2015.  We celebrated First Holy Communion with 19 beautiful children. Click here for the album.


Sunday, April 12, 2015.  We were privileged to welcome the choir of men and boys of Ealing Abbey, London, who provided splendid music at the Noon Mass.


Sunday, April 12, 2015.  On this Divine Mercy Sunday, Father Ryan baptized nine beautiful children at the 10:00am Mass.


Wednesday, April 1-Sunday, April 5, 2015.  The Sacred Triduum and Easter.  Thousands gathered at St. James to celebrate the holiest days of the Church's year.  Click here for the album.


Sunday, March 29, 2015.  Holy Week begins!  View the Palm Sunday album here.


Saturday, March 28, 2015.  On this 500th Anniversary of the birth of the great Teresa of Avila, we celebrated a special Mass in her honor.



Wednesday, March 25, 2015.  We celebrated Chrism Mass with hundreds from around the Archdiocese of Seattle.  Click here for the album.


Sunday, March 8, 2015.  We celebrated the first of the three Scrutiny rites with our Elect, those preparing for baptism at the Easter Vigil.


Sunday, February 22, 2015.  Those preparing for baptism around the Archdiocese gathered with Archbishop Sartain for the Rite of Election.


Wednesday, February 18, 2015.  We celebrated Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the solemn and beautiful season of Lent.


Sunday, February 15, 2015.  Father Ryan baptized eight beautiful infants at the Noon Mass.


Sunday, February 8, 2015.  At the Noon Mass, we were privileged to welcome hundreds of men and women religious from around the Archdiocese for a special Mass in the Year for Consecrated Life.  Click here for the album.



Sunday, February 1, 2015.  In anticipation of the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, families joined in the entrance procession at the Noon Mass. (It happened to be SuperBowl Sunday!)


Sunday, January 18, 2015.  While the Seahawks-Packers Playoff Game unfolds at CenturyLink Field, we gather for a special celebration of the Santo Nino--the Holy Child Jesus.


Saturday, January 17, 2015. Rev. Dr. Leslie Braxton, Senior Pastor of New Beginnings Christian Fellowship, offered a powerful meditation on Christian Unity at the close of today's Mass for Christian Unity, celebrating the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Bishop Elizondo presided at this Mass which brought together Catholics from around the Archdiocese of Seattle.


Friday, January 16, 2015.  Christian leaders from a variety of traditions gathered for a special prayer for Christian Unity in advance of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (January 19-25).


Sunday, January 11, 2015.  On the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, Father Ryan baptized five beautiful infants.


Sunday, January 4, 2015.  We celebrated the great feast of the Epiphany.  Click here for the album; click here for Father Ryan's homily.





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