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Holy Week

March 27: Holy Wednesday

12:00 pm Requiem and Holy Eucharist

7:00 pm Tenebrae Service

March 28: Maundy Thursday

7:00 pm Sung Eucharist Livestream

March 29: Good Friday

12:00 pm Solemn Liturgy of Good Friday Livestream

1:00 pm Stations of the Cross

March 30: Holy Saturday

3:00 pm Intergenerational Service (Courtyard)

March 31: Easter Day

6:00 am Sunrise Service

9:00 am Festal Eucharist with choir and brass Livestream

10:15 am Easter Egg Run

11:00 am Festal Eucharist with choir and brass

Requiem Eucharist Service Livestream

Wednesday, March 27, 12:00 pm

Wednesday, March 27 is our monthly Requiem service, in which we remember those who have died in the month of March.

Requiem Cross

Tenebrae Service of Darkness and Shadows

Wednesday, March 27, 7:00 pm

Please join us in worship on Holy Wednesday for a quiet, even somber, prelude to the three holy days of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday.

François Couperin’s “Leçons de ténèbres” (1714) in its original setting. Featuring soprano soloists, baroque cello, and continuo organ.

Holy Satur-Tea

Saturday, March 30, 3:00 pm, Courtyard

Holy Satur-Tea Courtyard Service The Holy Saturday service will be held in the Courtyard with a life-size tomb and cross. This is an interactive, 30-minute service for all-ages, offering a time to reflect on the sadness and joy of the day.

There will be a tea and hot-cross bun reception following the service to be in community.


Wednesday, April 3, 6:00 pm. Parish Hall

We will be discussing Earthday events and planning for the upcoming Inter-church visit to the Paradise Found urban farm on June 2nd. 

Adult Formation: After Easter

Sunday, April 7, 9:00 am, Parish Hall

Sunday Morning Bible-Study Add-On!

Come join us April 7 at 9:00 am as we wrap-up Mark’s Gospel with his riveting conclusion of the Resurrection! As with Mark’s Gospel, he always provides a study in contrasts.

White Elephant Sale News

Donations will soon be accepted for the 92nd Annual St. James White Elephant Sale. Bring your donations to the Parish Hall starting on Sunday April 7th from 9:30-11:30 and on all Sundays leading up to the sale.

SAVE THE DATE! The White Elephant Sale will take place on Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th on the campus of St. James by-the-Sea.

Parking at The Bishop’s School is Now OPEN

With the help of our friends over at The Bishop’s School, starting this Sunday they are graciously opening their parking structure for us to use on Sunday mornings. PRIOR to parking there, you must

have submitted a Waiver Form to Walter in the office. They are available with the ushers. Here is what you’ll need to know:

• The structure will be open and available only from the hours of 8:30am to 12 noon (FIRM)

• Please use the entrance on Draper Avenue to enter and exit.

• No special signage in your car or checking in with a guard will be required.


Sunday Sermon

Sunday, March 24, Palm Sunday

Even Stones Would Shout

As we enter Jerusalem with Jesus, we learn that even stones would shout God’s praise. As the Rev. Dr. Mark Hargreaves points out “it's not just humanity that praises God, the whole of creation joins in praise of the creator.”

Watch or read the sermon HERE.


See Holy Week Schedule above.


  • Noon Requiem Eucharist Service, 12:00 pm
  • Tenebrae Service, 7:00 pm


  • Sunrise Service, 6:00 am
  • Festal Eucharist with choir and brass, 9:00 & 11:00 am


  • Noon Eucharist Service CANCELED

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