205 No. Fourth Street | Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801 | 225-387-5141 | church @ stjamesbr.org |    

We proclaim Christ crucified and risen, and invite all to join with us in ministry together in his name.

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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


Vacation Bible School 2017

June 12-16, 9:00 a.m. 'til noon with optional extended care until 3:00 p.m.

At Camp Out vacation Bible school, kids experience God’s Word in surprising and unforgettable ways! Each day, leaders reinforce one simple Bible truth—which makes it easy for kids to remember and apply to real life!


Glory & Gumbo

The Rev. John Moloney Preaching Series is in its third year, with acclaimed preachers from the Baton Rouge area offering their brief meditations at St. James Church. Free and open to the public, at 12:05 p.m. each Friday during Lent. 


Gumbo 2017

Opening on the first Friday in Lent, March 3, the St. James Episcopal Church Women (ECW) - and guys, and friends - invites you to Bishops Hall, at the corner of Florida and N. Fourth Street for Gumbo 2017!


Within Us and Among Us: Week 5 | Day 2

As we cultivate God’s Kingdom within us, we naturally desire to foster God’s Kingdom among us, by selflessly serving others. Br. Nicholas Bartoli explores how each individual’s way of fostering the Kingdom will be responsive to our unique individuality and … Continue reading

Youth News

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


Campaign for our Historic Church

Read more about the Capital Campaign for our historic church building, here.

There has been extensive …


Lay Ministry News

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


Adult Sunday School

Adult classes on Sundays at 9:15 a.m. starting January 8 include two offerings. We hope you will take advantage of our Sunday morning programs for the whole family!


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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