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Thanks to all who contributed to the procurement, delivery, and installation of our new sign. We are now a much more obvious presence in Teele Square. Looks great, everyone!  

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Neighborhood Development

The following is from Ward 7 Alderwoman Katjana Ballentyne. One property under proposed development is adjacent to St. James. **************** REGARDING THE PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT OF TWO SITES AT: A) 1119-1133 BROADWAY, Somerville, MA (Teele Square): – An existing two story building and eight residential units over commercial space; – A new third floor addition with …


Thank You!

  Many thanks to the St. James Altar Guild and everyone who readied the church for Easter Day.       Thanks also to those who prepared, served, and cleaned up the Easter Brunch, and those who helped with the Easter egg hunt.       Thanks as well to all the musicians–instrumentalists and vocalists–who …


Holy Week and Easter Services

Please join us for all or some of our Holy Week and Easter services.   Palm Sunday, April 13th, 10am. The Sunday of the Passion celebrates Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. At the start of this service, we at St. James carry palms in a short procession, recalling how the crowds laid palms before Jesus as …

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Spring Cleaning, 4/19/14

All hands on deck! The grounds at St. James are looking a little winter-worn. This Saturday, 4/19/14, please join us from 10am until we’re tuckered out.  Bring yourself–in work clothes–and your work gloves, favorite gardening tools, etc., as the St. James crew picks up litter and generally spruces up the grounds for Easter. Spring into spring!


2014 Confirmation Classes

The confirmation classes that were to culminate in a May confirmation service have been postponed. However, Reverend Karen will be forming classes later in the year for those who wish to be confirmed, or received, into the Episcopal Church.. The confirmation service for those being confirmed out of St. James (or any other church in the …

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Youth Sunday, 2014

Our thanks to the youth of St. James for their contributions to today’s service. They all worked hard last Sunday to write the Prayers of the People and, during today’s service, led the congregation in reciting those prayers: We pray for God’s people throughout the world, for our bishops, for all ministers and people. We pray …


Spring Ahead!

Tomorrow morning, at 2am, daylight saving time begins. At bedtime tonight, remember to set your clocks forward one hour so you’ll arrive at our 10am service at 10am!

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St. James and Lent, 2014

During Lent this year, parishioners and friends are encouraged to follow their own spiritual path, wherever or however it leads us. Do consider starting your journey on March 5th, beginning at 3pm, with our Ash Wednesday imposition of ashes, or at our 7pm service. Continue your journey by attending our Lenten Quiet Evening on Thursday, …