Monday, October 15, 2007

Photos of Saint James Church, in Catawissa, Missouri

HERE ARE PHOTOS of Saint James Church, in Catawissa, Missouri. The church is located in rural in Franklin County, about 41 highway miles southwest of downtown Saint Louis.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - exterior
Here are two older photos of the church. The following photos were taken on October 14th, 2007, during the parish's fall festival.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - nave

This church was dedicated in 1913, and has undergone extensive renovation within the past year. A visitor told me that the statuary seen here was lately obtained from Transfiguration Parish in Florissant, Missouri, which closed in 2005.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - tabernacle

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - crucifix

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - angel statue

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - sacramentary

On a pillar next to the presider's chair is a Sacramentary, which contains the parts of the Mass said by the priest.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - red berries

Colorful red berries decorate the altar.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - statue of Blessed Virgin Mary and Infant Jesus

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - statue of Saint Joseph

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - station of the cross

Jesus is taken down from the cross.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - window

Windows in this church are simple — but not ordinary.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - stained glass window of angel

Stained glass on the main door.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - Confessional

Confessional.

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - Confessional interior

Saint James Roman Catholic Church, in Catawissa, Missouri, USA - sign

Mass times:
1st 3rd & 5th Saturday: 5:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM

Address:
1107 Summit Drive
Catawissa, Missouri 63015

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