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of Kearney 3/16/2017 5:45 AM - 7:00 AM

The men's group for the Catholic Community of Kearney meets on Tuesday evenings  and Thursday mornings. 

Watchmen of Kearney started the Spring semester on Tuesday, January 10th at 7 p.m.and Thursday, January 12th at 5:45 a.m. The Spring Session meets at St. James Church and our topic for the first 8 weeks is a series called "Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible". All men are welcome to attend. For more information call Steve at 308-440-0940 or email Steve at

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Women’s Study

3/16/2017 9:30 AM

Women's Study (social hall)

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Spanish Prayer Group

3/16/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Spanish Prayer Group (Emmaus Room)

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3/16/2017 6:30 PM

6:30 p.m.— R.C.I.A. (social hall) The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults sessions runs from  Thursday, September 15th through the Easter Vigil. If you are interested in learning more about the Catholic faith and/or joining the Church and have not registered yet, please call Mary Bowman at the church office, 308-234-5536 or online at


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Mass Times

Saturday - 5:00pm
Sunday - 8:30am & 10:30am
Spanish Mass - 12:15pm (every 2nd Sunday)

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St. James Catholic Church

3801 Avenue A
Kearney, NE 68847


Parish Office Hours

Mon-Thurs - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fri - 9:00am to 3:00pm


Mission Statement

St. James parish is established to be a sign of the presence of the Kingdom of God, to spread the Good News of the Gospel and to minister and serve others. As Catholics we believe in Jesus' dying and rising and in our call to celebrate the Sacraments and proclaim the Gospel.

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