The Messenger

The Messenger is St. James quarterly newsletter where you can learn of news, events, and ways to serve through St. James Episcopal Church

The Herald

The Herald is St. James weekly enewsletter where you can learn of news, events, and ways to serve through St. James Episcopal Church

News

Holy Week & Easter

Holy Week & Easter

As Easter quickly approaches, we are invited to walk with Christ through each step of Holy Week. On Palm Sunday, we enter Jerusalem triumphantly with Jesus as we cry out Hosanna. On Maundy Thursday, we remember Christ's new commandment to love as we have been loved as...

A Hymn Celebrating Black History Month

A Hymn Celebrating Black History Month

Sung by the Treble Choir of St. James, Baton Rouge Shannon Gallier, Director of Music Austin Clark, Organist "Let us break bread together” is a rare example of an Afro-American Spiritual inspired by the Eucharist. The sedate and ordered structure of most liturgical...

Seminarian News

St. James is happy to announce that Annie Jung, our seminarian in her second year at Virginia Theological Seminary, has been granted candidacy for ordination. This is one of several pivotal moments in the process towards becoming a priest. God willing and the people...

Welcome Home St. James!

Welcome Home St. James!

We are excited to announce our first day back in the church will be January 31st!   Sunday Schedule Services have been temporarily modified to the following: 7:30am Holy Eucharist, Rite I (spoken only) 9:00am Holy Eucharist, Rite II (music by choral quartet...

Community Resources List

Community Resources List

The Home Services List was initially created in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina, by St. James parishioner and stellar volunteer, Nancy Jo Poirrier. This list is not intended to promote any particular business or service. It is created to help us all select from a...

Meet the St James Staff

Meet the St James Staff

What’s a quote that motivates you throughout the day? Anything by Mother Teresa. What’s your most memorable St. James moment? The discovery of the hot water pipe burst in Killgore Hall that had flooded the whole bottom floor! What topic could you spend hours talking...

Church Renovations

  Construction to renovate the interior of the historic church began on May 1, 2020. The scope of the work will include several much needed projects including plaster restoration, updated electrical and lighting, upgrade A/C and heating, add fire suppression...

God’s Love Today

In times when our lives are filled with stress and anxiety, we have to be intentional about opening our eyes to God's love that is all around us. We invite you to reflect on and then share your stories and/or pictures of where you saw or experienced God's Love Today....