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

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NEW Sunday Schedule

  • 7:30 a.m. - Rite I, Old English spoken service in the church
  • 10:30 a.m. - Rite II with combined music, in church, throughout June
  • 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


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.


2016 Summer Sounds

Summer Sounds at St. James Concert Series Returns for Seventh Season

The St. James Center for Spiritual Formation is pleased to announce the return of the popular Summer Sounds at St. James


Treble Choir Auditions

The St. James Treble Choir announces Open Audition Season! The choir is an auditioned group of girls, and boys with unchanged voices, who are in grades five through ten.



The Book of Proverbs says, “iron sharpens iron, and so one person sharpens another.”  Without the kind of transparency and sharpening that comes from intentional life together, we are very prone to be duped, to be foolish, which is the antithesis of … Continue reading

Lay Ministry News

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


UPDATED! Summer Playdates

Our next playdate is this Friday, June 24 at BREC Splashpad off of Highland Road. BRING A SACK LUNCH!


2016 Summer Exhibition

The exhibition will be open every Sunday in July immediately before and following church services, as well as each Wednesday evening before


EfM Fall Group Forming

Members of a group meet each week to discuss reading materials that provide a basic education in the history of Christianity and contemporary theological issues.


Prayers for Fr. John

Your prayers are requested for Fr. John Pitzer as he recovers from a serious automobile accident. Saturday evening, after a joyous celebration receiving his Holy Orders into the Episcopal Church...