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Breakfast with Santa 2018 photos

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

On Sunday, December 2, 2018, our Knights of Columbus hosted a  jam-packed, fun filled pancake breakfast with Santa, complete with pictures with the Big Man himself! Take a look at our photo gallery to see the smiling faces of kids of all ages who had a great time, thanks ... Read More »

Holiday Mass Schedule

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Our Mass Schedule for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day is as follows:

Monday, December 24,Christmas Eve: 4:00pm Church 4:15:pm Parish Center 7:00pm Church 11:00pm Church (with Christmas Carols starting at 10:30)

Tuesday, December 25, Christmas Day:   All Masses will be held in the church 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:30am

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Second Annual Gentle Eve Celebration

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Join us on New Year's Eve,  Monday, December 31, 2018 for our Second Annual "Gentle Eve" Celebration!

What is a "Gentle Eve"? It's a quiet and peaceful alternative to the usual noise that abounds on New Year's Eve!

Come join us for Mass at 7:00pm, followed by a quiet, ... Read More »

St. James Presepio - Come enjoy some quiet moments amidst the real beauty of Christmas

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

All are invited to experience the beauty and wonder of the traditional Neopolitan Nativity and enjoy some quiet moments within it's serenity. This year's display, located once again in the Parish Center, contains thousands of figures, buildings and miniatures; even if you have seen this display in the past, ... Read More »

NEW! St. James Feasibility Study

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Dear Parishioners,

During the next several weeks, we will undertake a Feasibility Study to seek input and advice from all parishioners on the details of proposed improvements to our church, Smith Hall, the Parish Center and the parking lot.  Your participation in this study is a very important factor ... Read More »

Men's "ABCD Night" Scheduled for Thursday, December 13, 2018

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

All men in the parish are invited to join us for our the first ever Men's ABCD (Advent Buffet, Cigars, Discussion) which will take place on Thursday, December 13 at 5:30 PM in the Parish Center, when Fr. Thomas Hoar,SSE and President of Enders Island in Mystic, CT will ... Read More »

Ronan Tynan Concert 2018

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan


It's never too soon to purchase your tickets to what has become one of the most anticipated events at St. James Parish!

Ronan Tynan will join us once again, performing on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the church. Three levels of tickets are available: 

General ... Read More »

Now is the Time! Reusable St. James Shopping Bags. NEW December 2018 - Travel Mugs

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Reusable, sturdy and environmentally friendly shopping bags are available for purchase ($3 each) at the rectory office. Why pay 5 cents for each throwaway plastic bag at the store when you can carry home your purchases in a St. James reusable bag, with style and as a witness! You'll ... Read More »

Knights of Columbus 2018 Family and Friends Raffle

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Consider joining the 2018 The Family and Friends Raffle, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, to support our Council’s numerous religious, social and outreach programs. In 2017, we were able to pay out a total of $7,500 to over 30 winners (about two-thirds of our raffle income). 

Participants may include family or ... Read More »

Rosary after 1st Saturday Masses

Posted by St. James Parish Catherine Horgan

Join us in praying the Holy Rosary after the 8am mass every 1st Saturday in 2019:  1/5,2/2,3/2,4/6,5/4,6/1, 7/6,8/3,9/7,10/5,11/2 and 12/7

“I promise to assist at the hour of death, with the graces necessary for salvation, all who on the First Saturday of Five consecutive months, confess their sins, receive ... Read More »