Events & Announcements

Liturgical Ministers Needed

The Parish is in need of Readers, Eucharistic Ministers and Altar Servers. For more information and to apply, please contact the Parish Office at 732-738-7940, Mon-Fri from 9:00am-4:00pm.

PREP Registration closes on Sep 30.

PREP Registration may be done in person at the Parish Office using the DOWNLOAD links. Please print clearly on the form and mail it with payment to the Parish Office. Or, you may registration online using the ONLINE links.


Recommended Reading

Mary in Different Traditions: Seeing the Mother of Jesus with New Eyes by Thomas G Casey, SJ


St. James Catholic Church Prayer Shawl Ministry

This ministry is always looking for new members and as well as donations to make this work possible. For more information, please call the St. James Parish office at 732-634-0500 ext. 100.


Saint Thomas Aquinas HS “Aquinas Star” Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Add Thu, Oct 8 @ 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

for Rocco DiMaggio (3 years old with Advanced Stage 4 High Risk Neuroblastoma)


"Boy has COVID screwed up St. Patrick’s Day" Luncheon

Add Sun, Oct 11 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

in the Parish Center
All proceeds go to the Knights of Columbus Council #9199

Pre-orders only...due by Wed, Oct 7.


Baptism Seminar

Add Tue, Oct 13 @ 7:00 PM

Attendance at the Baptism Seminar, which is held quarterly, is a requirement for Baptism. Parents are encouraged to make arrangements early, even prior to their child’s birth.


Friends Helping Friends

Add Wed, Oct 14 - Thu, Oct 15

Here’s how it works: Shop at Boscov’s on Oct 14/15. Mention our organization…. CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS COURT MERCEDES when checking out online or in store (No passes to buy!).