The Society of St. James the Apostle to Hold Annual Banquet on Sept. 15

The Society of St. James the Apostle will be holding its annual banquet on Sept. 15 at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. Cocktails start at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The Missionary Society of St. James the Apostle, founded by Cardinal Richard Cushing in 1958, is an international organization of diocesan missionary priests who volunteer a minimum of five years of their priestly lives to service in Peru , Bolivia , and Ecuador. This year’s honorees include Bishop R. Daniel Conlon; Auxiliary Bishop Alberto Rojas from the Archdiocese of Chicago; Father John Wall from the Catholic Extension Society; and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Long from St. Joseph Parish in Downers Grove. Individual tickets cost $100. For more information, contact John Racila at 630-705-0248 or Dan Chorney at 630-964-2075.16603623_m