St James Episcopal Woonsocket

(401) 762-2222
24 Hamlet Ave.
Woonsocket RI 02895

St. James Welcomes you!

We are an Episcopal Church in downtown Woonsocket, right next to the Court St. Bridge on Hamlet Ave. We are focused on worshiping God in a joyful manner, teaching children and adults about Jesus and God, helping each other, and reaching out to the community through our ministries.

At St. James Church we strive...

  • To model Christ-like behavior of acceptance, forgiveness, and love
  • To reach families in our community for Christ
  • To assimilate them into the life of the Church
  • To nurture them toward Christian maturity

What's Happening!

You are welcome to join us for services on:


  • 8:00 AM (quiet service) except during July and August
  • 10:30 AM (traditional service with choir) except during July and August 
  • During July our service will be a 9:00 AM only at St. James Episcopal at 24 Hamlet Ave, Woonsocket, RI 02895
  • During August and the first Sunday in September, our service will be at 9:00 AM only and be held at St. Mark Lutheran 871 Harris Ave, Woonsocket, RI 02895


  • 5:30 PM Service followed by bible study, except during July and August. We will resume Wednesday services in September 2019.


Below are some upcoming events. Please be sure to check out the calendar for full details. Our building is a fully accessible facility.


Note the hours for the Coat of Many Colors Thrift Shop.

Mon 10:00AM - 1:00PM

Thu 10:00AM - 1:00PM

Fri 10:00AM - 1:00PM

DONATIONS NEEDED--The Coat of Many Colors is asking for donations of all sizes of socks and underwear, children's’ sneakers, and backpacks for the month of September. 


Rev. Peter G. Tierney, III is the rector at St. James Episcopal Church, Woonsocket.

Vicar office hours:

Mondays 2pm - 5pm at St. James Episcopal

Wednesdays 2pm - 5pm at St. Mark Lutheran

Other hours by appointment, Rev. Peter will be in the office at other days and times too.

However, it is suggested to call ahead, 401-762-2222

Church office hours:

Mondays  1pm - 5pm

Tuesdays 9am - 1pm

Thursdays 9am - 1pm


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