St James and St Mary Parish

St. James Parish 

Fr. Jerzy Rebacz

St James Parish

453 S. Main St., Amherst, WI 54406

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 280, Amherst, WI 54409

 St. James Staff
DRE/Pastoral Life Coord.
Ann Hemmy
Office Assistant --  Tina Maves
Bookkeeper -- Sandy Trzebiatowski
Parish Councils Members
Finance Council 
Sandy Trzebiatowski
Sharon Stratton
Mark Forseth
Pastoral Council
Micheal Juris
Randy Kwiatkowski
Michelle Shulfer

St. James & St. Mary's
Committee Chair--Co-chairs
Family Life:
Laura Gould & Tiffany Ostrowski
Sacred Worship:
Judi Marquard & Barb Groholski
Education: TBA
Social Concerns:
Laura Trzebiatowski-Przekurat
& Pat Zielinski
Stewardship: TBA 
Interested in being more active? Want more information? Contact the office or the person listed. Everyone is Welcome!

  Welcome to our Parishes of

St. James &

St. Mary Mt. Carmel

We want to bring the Gospel of Christ into your daily lives.

Please join us at Mass.

Are you interest in joining  one of our beautiful parishes?

St. James Registration Form

St Mary Mt Carmel Registration Form

Parish Transfer Form

Engaged to be Married?

Expecting a Child?
Know someone who is Home Bound?  
please contact our office
at 715-824-3455 

 General Office Hours are
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
8:30 AM-Noon


St. Mary of Mt. Carmel

Fr. Jerzy Rebacz

St Mary Mt Carmel Parish

3995 Cty Rd K, Amherst, WI 54406

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 280, Amherst, WI 5440

 St. Mary Mt Carmel Staff
DRE/Pastoral Life Coord.
 Ann Hemmy
Office Assistant -- Tina Maves
Parish Councils Members
Finance Council 
Mark Doll
Gilbert Patoka
Pastoral Council
Cindi Borski
Shawn Lea
Steve Piesik
Judy Zinda

United Prayers to Heaven
Prayer Chain
If you or anyone you know is in need of prayers, please contact us. We will keep your name and prayer request confidential. Names are only included if you so desire.   Contact
Laurie: [email protected]
Darlene PH: 715-592-4443
Barb PH: 715-824-3649

UPDATE ON WEEKEND MASSES And Guidelines from the Diocese

Saturday, 4:00 pm at St. James
Sunday, 8:30 am at St. James
Sunday, 10:30 am at St. Mary

Weekday Masses Are Back:
Monday - No Mass at either location.
Tuesday & Friday 8:15am - St. James
Wednesday & Thursday 8:15 - St. Mary Mt. Carmel

Saturday Evening Mass Schedule Change -- Beginning the weekend of September 4, 2021

 Saturday Evening Mass will be at  St. James Parish at 4:00 PM (thru Sat., April 2022)


If you have any questions or concerns, please call the office at
PH: 715-824-3455 and leave a message. 
The office will return your call.
Office hours are Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 am-12 Noon
Please be safe and offer your prayers for those most affected by these difficult times. 

For Daily Mass Readings Click Here 


Please note that Live and prerecorded Week day and Weekend
 Mass is available in several locations on the internet
click on the below links

The Diocesan YouTube Channel

Facebook and Televised on the following channels

Click Here for TV Mass Times

and Channels during this time of

being Home Bound

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To Submit information for our Bulletin please send it via email: [email protected] by Midnight Monday.  Please limit your item to a maximum of 100 words and send it as a word document attachment. 

Click for Bulletin Archive



Sign up Genius -- Weekend Ministry Sign up Link - Click Here

To Download the APP Click Here


 CCD Class Schedule 

for both St James & St Mary's

The 2021/2022 CCD Classes for Grades 1-10 begin 9-15-21 

If you have questions, please email the DRE -- click here

Lost your Registration Forms? Click Here 

St Mary Mt Carmel or St James 

Join in the Bible Study

Journey through the Scriptures

See what the Bibles truly about ...

Click below on the Study you want to take

Genesis to Jesus

The Bible and the Church Father's

The Bible and the Sacraments

The Bible and the Virgin Mary

Click Below to go to the

Wild Goose - an Amazing Video Series:


Wild Goose – an Amazing Video Series:  God wants to pour forth His love into your heart this Pentecost.  Jesus told the apostles to wait in Jerusalem for He would send the Holy Spirit, the promise of the Father.  Fr. Dave Pivonka, TOR created a video series called the Wild Goose to help us discover and develop a deeper relationship with the Holy Spirit.  For more information and to view video segments, click on the above link. 

Scrip Card Link

Scrip News: Now Available, Buy Scrip Gift Cards 

On-Line or on Mobile App!!!

   Click Here for more information 

St James Parish Scrip Sales every weekend after Mass in the Gathering Space

St Mary's Parish Scrip Sales the First and Third Sunday of the Month after Mass in the St Joseph's Room and in back of the church

Or now On Line or Mobile App

Bishop Callahan’s Lenten video greeting

is available here. Click Here  

Bishop Callahan's Letter on Mask Requirements Click Here 

 Stations of the Cross During Lent

will be held at both parishes. Volunteers will be needed to help with the Stations. Needed is someone to lead the Stations from your pew as another volunteer carries the Cross. Please call

Judi at 715-824-2047 to help at St. James

 Barb at 715-824-3649 to help at St. Mary’s.

Stations will be held at the following times:
St. James: Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm
St. Mary’s: Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 pm


Third Sunday of Every Month @ St James Parish 4pm to 6pm

Come and contemplate Jesus' most Sacred Heart the third Sunday of each month. Come and go as your schedule allows; no need to sign up Simply come to be with Jesus. We will begin adoration with the Divine Mercy Chaplet and end the evening with the Liturgy of the Hours Night Prayer.


After weekday Mass at respective church.
Saturday 3:30pm at St. James; Sunday after 10:30am Mass at St. Mary

A year Devoted to St Joseph -- has been extended to December 8, 2021

Consecration to St. Joseph by Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC During this year dedicated to St. Joseph, a six-week preparation beginning on February 15 and ends on March 19th on the Solemnity of St. Joseph would be a most-timely study during Lent. The book is arranged for the consecration with 10-15 minutes of reading per day. Books can be purchased at:

Click Here for more information

My Parish APP

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A resourceful tool to keep informed as to what is happening at your Parish.  CCD information Reminders, changes and Cancellations, Mass changes or cancelations, and messages from the Diocese.

Take a moment Click here and stay informed 

We-Share On-Line Giving 

In this stressful time of Staying Safe at Home it is very difficult for people to get to church.  But parish bills keep coming including insurance costs and building maintenance expenses.  You can make sure your parish support doesn’t stop just when we need it the most.  Check out our simple, safe and secure online giving program at

Click the Link above to Give 

St James

Office Hours

Monday - 8:00 AM to Noon
Tuesday 8:00 AM to Noon
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:00 AM to Noon
Office is located for both Parishes at the St James Church

St. Mary Mt Carmel Fancher