"Monuments Man" Coming to St. James!

WHO: Harry Etltlinger, World War II Veteran & advisor to the movie "Moneuments Men" WHEN: Sunday October 25th at 9:15 a.m. WHERE: Parish Hall.  ALL ARE WELCOME Read more

Pilgrims and Prophets in West Virginia

For many people, the word “pilgrimage” evokes contemplative journeys to exotic holy places, such as Jerusalem or the Taize community in France. But pilgrimages also can be educational journeys, and the “holy” can be found wherever we look to see God’s presence in the world. Last May, I joined 14 other seminarians on a cross-cultural trip to West Virginia as part of a class studying art, energy, education and religion in Appalachia. This was not a mission trip, but rather an educational ministry trip: We went to learn about another culture, listen to the stories of the people we encountered and discover their ministries. It was a different kind of pilgrimage. Read more

Energy Audit

On Tuesday, Doug Gehlbach, Energy auditor for New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program, met with Jim Thomas to review the results of the energy audit which took place at St. James two weeks ago.  Read more

Welcome, Newcomers!

St. James is pleased to welcome nine newcomers to the congregation. We held a festive and delicious brunch in their honor at our rectory this past Sunday, March 8th.  Read more

A Pilgrim’s Journey on the Camino de Santiago

What does God call us to do?  A pilgrimage, by design, is supposed to take us out of our comfort zone. So why would a large group of people choose to spend their vacation on a rigorous journey across Northern Spain?  Click on the picture to read more. Read more

Service for the Eve of the Nativity music starting at 10 p.m. Dec. 24

Please join us for our Christmas Eve service preceeded by a Musical Prelude presented by the Director of Music, Sean Price. The music starts at 10 p.m. followed by a Choral Holy Eucharist at 10:30 p.m. All are welcome, Read more

The. Rev. Melissa Hall honored by Montclair Ambulance Unit

On Friday, March 1, the Rev. Melissa Hall was honored by the Montclair Ambulance Unit at their annual celebratory/fundraiser dinner at the Commonwealth Club  Please click here to read the article that appeared in the Montclair Local. Read more

Palm Sunday - April 14

On April 14 - Palm Sunday, there will be services at 8:15 (Holy Eucharist) and 10:15 (Choral Holy Eucharist).  Please join us! Read more

Break Bread with Bishop Carlye

Bishop Carlye has said several times that she has "fallen in love with the people of the Diocese of Newark" and she wants to meet, greet, and break bread with YOU!  You, your family, and your congregation are invited to partake of a light meal and then engage in a relaxed exchange of information, ideas, and dreams with eachother and with Bishop Carlye.  For information on dates and locations and to RSVP online, please click here. Read more

Bishop Carlye Hughes - "Invite Someone!"

As we move into 2019, think about the power of "invitation"  Please click on this link to hear Bishop Carlye's message to us - "Invite Someone!"       Read more