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NEW Sunday Worship Schedule

  • 8:00 a.m. - Rite I, Old English spoken service in the church
  • 10:30 a.m. - Rite II with organ and choir(s), in church
  • 10:30 a.m. - As You Are service following Rite II with the As You Are musicians.
  • 5:00 p.m. - Rite II spoken service in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles


  • Noon - Rite II spoken service in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles, with special prayers for healing (unction) for yourself or on behalf of others

Latest News and Readings


Lay Ministry News

Check out the latest news in Lay Ministries with Mary Boutwell on her new page. Click here.


Brené Brown at St. James on January 10, 2017

In an engagement to benefit Louisiana Flood Recovery efforts to the most vulnerable of our community, Brené Brown will be at St. James on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.


Adult Sunday School

Adult classes on Sundays at 9:15 a.m. starting September 18 include two offerings. We hope you will take advantage of our Sunday morning programs for the whole family!



Converted anxiety is hope.  Anxiety is dreadful expectation; hope is expectant desire.  They are like cousins to each other.  Pray for the conversion of your fretful anxiety into promising hope.  If you are anxious just now, you are almost already … Continue reading

Youth News

Check out the latest news and event notes from Hannah Rothermel.


CPEX Presentation

Representatives of the CPEX team made their final presentation of a Master Plan design for St. James Episcopal Church


Brick Presentation

Gary Howes of the Durable Group gives a presentation In Bishops Hall on Sunday, August 7, describing work needed to repair and preserve our historic church building.

Update: The Capital Campaign Case Statement can be downloaded in PDF format, here.


Pastoral Care Team

A Lay Pastoral Care Ministry team, with far-reaching possibilities, is being formed as part of our Strategic Plan: Good News 2020.


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