*Due to the present Covid-19 pandemic, funerals may still take place as long as the congregation does not exceed 50 people and social distancing is maintained.  However, funeral receptions are not allowed at this time.  Only live  instrumental music will be allowed (no singing).   Funeral Masses will be scheduled at 1pm.  Prayer Vigils are not allowed at this time. 

To arrange a Funeral Mass or Prayer Vigil at St. James, please contact the Parish office at (403) 243-2680. Eulogies (tributes) are not allowed during the Funeral Mass. The immediate family is welcome to arrange the reading and intercessions for the Mass with the pastor or parish secretary. It is preferred that the music during the celebration is done by our Music Director and songs must be in accordance with the Church’s norms. No secular or recorded music is allowed. To contact our Music Director, Michael Scholfield,  please go to our section “contact us“.

Our Reception Committee is available to provide lunch for a small fee following the funeral.  Please contact the parish office for more information.

Information on Funeral & Cremation