Welcome Fr. John Hemsing to St. James!
Fr. John earned his Master of Divinity from Saint Francis de Sales Seminary, and a Doctorate of Ministry degree from Graduate Theological Foundation, South Bend, Ind. He was ordained to the priesthood May 20, 1988. He currently serves as rector of St. Francis De Sales Seminary in Milwaukee where he has served from October 1, 2011 until the present time. Prior to his current assignment, he served as pastor of Lumen Christi Parish, Mequon, and was pastor at St. Clare Parish, Wind Lake, from 1996-2008. Fr. John’s first appointment as an associate pastor was at St. Mary Parish, Waukesha, 1993-1996. He also served as a pastoral team member at Immaculate Conception Parish, Milwaukee, from 1988-1993. Fr. Hemsing has also served the archdiocese as a member of the Archdiocesan College of Consultors, since 2005, as well as a dean, District three, from 2002-2008.
Following are prayers from Pope Francis for peace in Russia and the Ukraine:
Mass from Good Shepherd on July 3rd
Reconciliation/Confession is Available At:
- St. James – On Saturday from 3:45-4:15 prior to the 4:30 Mass
- Good Shepherd – Saturday 3:30-4:15 in the Mary Magdala Chapel
- St. Mary’s Menomonee Falls – Every weekday at noon
- At any other time, ask Fr. John to set up an appointment
- Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:00 am in the Chapel.
- Tuesdays at 8:30 am at Good Shepherd, unless there is a funeral.
- Eucharistic Adoration
- Tuesdays, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
- Holy Hour & Rosary 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
- Saturday, 7 am – 8 am
Year-Round Prayer Resources