Annual Coat Drive

Support our annual coat drive (Oct. 15-Nov. 18) done in conjunction with the Montclair Fire Dept..  Coats (new or clean,gently used) can be dropped off at St. James Episcopal Church, 581 Valley Road, Upper Montclair or any Montclair Fire station.

Fall Festival

Our Fall Festival will be on Sunday, October 28, immedicately following the 10:15 service.  Fun for all with a petting zoo and pony rides on the front lawn of the church from 11:30-1.  It will be followed by a child friendly organ concert in the c

Second Annual Halloween Organ Concert

Get into the Halloween spirit and join St. James music director, Sean Price for a short, family-friendly organ recital featuring the works of Bach, Barber, and Bovet.  Free of charge.

Festive Coffee Hour in the Parish Hall

October 21 is our Stewardship Sunday.  We will come together for a united service at 9:15.  We will conclude with a festive family Coffee Hour.

Welcome to the Episcopal Church of St. James!

St. James Church at the heart of Upper Montclair and worshiping in the Episcopal tradition, is an inclusive community focused on faith, family and fellowship.

We seek to:

  •  Nurture spirituality through community and Christian education
  •  Grow and support our diverse membership through fellowship and outreach
  •  Serve the needs of Montclair and beyond through God’s love.      

 Worship Schedule    

8:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist in the Church

9:15 a.m. Sunday School and Adult Forum

10:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist (Lamb Fold and Nursery care available)

11:30 a.m. Coffee Hour- Refreshments and Fellowship

Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 21:
October 21 is our Stewardship Sunday.  We will come together for a united service at 9:15.  We will conclude with a festive family Coffee Hour. Read more
Sunday, October 28:
Our Fall Festival will be on Sunday, October 28, immedicately following the 10:15 service.  Fun for all with a petting zoo and pony rides on the front lawn of the church from 11:30-1.  It will be followed by a child friendly organ concert in the church at 1pm. Read more
Sunday, October 28:
Get into the Halloween spirit and join St. James music director, Sean Price for a short, family-friendly organ recital featuring the works of Bach, Barber, and Bovet.  Free of charge. Read more
Sunday, November 11:
Sohee Lee, pianist and Min Ji Kwon, flutist will present The Music of Claude DeBussy at 4pm in the sanctuary. Admission - $5 Read more