Saint James Episcopal Woonsocket

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

St. James Episcopal Church

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)
  • 10:00 AM (traditional service with choir)


  • 5:00 PM  

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

What's Happening 2018

SUN. January 21st Worship Services at 8 &10AM

MON. January 22nd 10:00 AM -- 1:00 PM: Coat of Many Colors

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Food Bank

TUE. January 23rd 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Vicar’s Office hours

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Bible Study—1st Peter

Yogilates with Dave 7:15 PM (Open to All - $5.00)

WED. January 24th 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Vicar’s Office hours

3:00 – 4:00 PM Food Bank

THURS. January 25th 10:00 AM—1:00PM Coat of Many Colors

7:00 PM—Choir Rehearsal

FRI. January 26th 10:00 AM—1:00 PM Coat of Many Colors

SAT. January 27th 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Coat of Many Colors

5:00 PM—Saturday Worship Service

6:00 PM—Family Game Night

SUN. January 28th Worship Services at 8 & 10AM

The Coat of Many Colors is looking for donations of children’s winter coats.

The season after Epiphany is a traditional time for the priest to visit and bless your home. If you would like a house blessing during this season, please speak to The Rev. Peter Tierney to schedule a convenient time.

There is a sign-up sheet for Coffee hour hosts to provide food and snacks only—we have volunteers to make the coffee each week.

Please check the schedule of readers and Eucharistic ministers that is posted in the Atrium to see when you are scheduled to serve.

Family Game Night returns this month! Come on Saturday, January 27th to enjoy board, card and video games with friends. Kid-friendly games are available

Note the new hours for the Coat of Many Colors Thrift Shop, starting in October 2017:

Mon 10:00AM - 2:30PM

Thur 10:00AM - 2:30PM

Fri 10:00AM - 2:30PM

Sat 10:00AM - 1:00PM


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

Office hours: Tuesdays 2pm - 5pm, Wednesdays 9am - 12pm, other hours by appointment, Peter will be in the office at other days and times too, but the Tuesday and Wednesday times are static.  

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

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