Thursday, October 17, 2019


Sun, 03/03/2019 - 17:35
Wednesday is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of our forty days of preparation for the great Feast of Feasts of the Resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.  Our Lenten fast begins with the traditional liturgy of Holy Eucharist (with hymns) and Ashing at 1030.Please join us
Thu, 14/02/2019 - 08:51
 2019 is the year in which Church Electoral rolls are renewed, which means that everyone comes off the roll and must re-apply.This means that if you wish to remain on the electoral roll, you must fill out a form before the APCM on Sunday April 14th. There are forms at the back of church.  If you can't get in to church, email Fr Tim and he will send you a e-version
Thu, 14/02/2019 - 08:54
Fr Tim is taking a week off from Feb 18-23.  This means there will be NO midweek services at St James or St Michael's 
Thu, 31/01/2019 - 17:04
This Sunday is the feast of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, or Candlemas.Our Sung Eucharist (with blessing of candles) is at 1030. We will then celebrate Choral Evensong at 5pm.Please join us! We'd love to see you
Thu, 24/01/2019 - 10:47
Rather than keeping the 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany, we've moved the Conversion of St Paul from last Friday. Our Sung Eucharist is at 1030, with music from the Thames Chamber Choir who will sing Mozart's Coronation Mass. Please join us!
Thu, 17/01/2019 - 16:08
is the Second Sunday after the Epiphany. Stellae Cantores will sing pieces from Rutter. Please come and join us in our worship and stay behind for a little glass of something: it's the theme of the sermon!
Wed, 16/01/2019 - 12:16
One of the things we are most grateful for at St James is our set of Royal Jubilee Bells.Unfortunately, a gudgeon has broken and needs to be replaced. Until then, the bells will not be ringing out over the parish. Hopefully the corrective work will not take long.Also, whilst work is being carried out on the new sound attenuation system, the clock bells will also not be ringing. It should be...
Sat, 05/01/2019 - 10:50
or, The Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles, is tomorrow and our Sung Eucharist will be at 1030. There will also be the traditional Blessing of Chalk. Worshippers are encouraged to take it home and make the following mark above their front door20 + C + M + B + 19C+M+B stands for the names of the Three Magi - Caspar, Melchior and Balthazar - but also stands for Christus Mansionem Benedicat, or...
Sat, 22/12/2018 - 13:35
Here are the times of services over the next few days: Sunday, December 23rd - Advent 41030 a.m. Sung EucharistMonday, December 24th4pm Vigil Eucharist (this fulfills the Holy Day obligation)Tuesday, December 25th - The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, commonly called Christmas9a.m. Sung Matins 1030 a.m. Sung EucharistThere will no services in church on...
Mon, 17/12/2018 - 13:58
There is a Western custom of having a special commemoration of the Annunciation and Visitation in the run-up to Christmas. This began as the Advent Ember Days, but soon became a way of celebrating and meditating upon the role of the Blessed Virgin Mary in God’s plan for salvation.  The Rorate Mass is so-called because the Introit (or opening hymn) is what we know as the...