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The Lord Is Risen Indeed! 4/1/2018

Happy Easter, everyone! “You can meet them in school, or in lanes, or at sea, In church, or in trains, or in shops, or at tea; For the saints of God are just folk like me, And I mean to be one too.” Many thanks for the many saints of God we met at St. …

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Holy Week Services, 2018

St. James observed the beginning of Holy Week with our 10am Palm Sunday service on 3/25/18. If you missed it, do please join us at one or more of our services on Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday: Maundy Thursday, 3/29/2018, 7pm; preceded by a potluck supper at 6pm Good Friday, 3/30/2018, 7pm Easter, 4/1/2018, …

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Last Lenten Peace & Quiet Time, 2018

ANNOUNCING: The Last of our LENTEN READINGS & QUIET MEDITATION This Wednesday, March 28 6 – 6:30 PM Today’s your last chance to have a quiet half hour of peace and reflection on Wednesday at St. James. Those of you coming to book club at 7pm–come early, bring a sandwich, and we’ll break break together …

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Weather Alert!

Reminder to check this site and our Facebook page for notice of weather-related cancellations. For non-church events, however, check with your contact–we can only report on cancellations that have been passed on to us from your groups’ organizers. We hope you are safe and warm tonight. If you haven’t yet started to shovel, you may …

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St.J Book Club: Dreamland, 2/28/18

Our discussion of Confederacy of Dunces last time would have been more fun if 3/4 of the members hadn’t disliked it so. We need more members so a lone wolf won’t feel so lonely! We reviewed a loooong list of book suggestions & picked out the next selections. We will meet the fourth Wednesday of each month …

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Calling all parishioners and neighbors!

Dear friends of St. James and brothers and sisters in Christ, Your little neighborhood church has had tough going the past few months. On Tuesday, 20 February, 6pm, our congregation meets with Bishop Alan Gates to discuss recent events and our status. We are at 1170 Broadway, Somerville. ALL ARE WELCOME. Have you worshipped at …

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No ESL Monday, 2/19/2018

Reminder: Due to the holiday, we will NOT offer ESL on Monday, 2/19/2018. Join us next Monday, 2/26/18, 6pm – 8pm. For more information about our ESL program, visit our ESL page, which is accessible from our Home page.  

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Ash Wednesday, 2018

On February 14, Ash Wednesday, we observe the beginning of Lent. “The first of the forty days of Lent, named for the custom of placing blessed ashes on the foreheads of worshipers at Ash Wednesday services. The ashes are a sign of penitence and a reminder of mortality, and may be imposed with the sign …

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Readings for Sunday, 1/21/2018

Our supply priest, The Rev. Jean Baptiste Ntagengwa, has given us homework! Before next Sunday’s service (10am on 1/21), please read the day’s lessons. They are always and easily available at The Lectionary Page; for your convenience, next Sunday’s are also given below. By reading these ahead of Sunday, Rev. Jean Baptiste and congregants can have a …