St 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 At-A-Glance:

SUN. May 20th Pentecost Worship Services at 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM

MON. May 21st 10:00 AM -- 1:00 PM: Coat of Many Colors

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Food Bank

TUES. May 22nd 2:00 PM—5:00 PM: Vicar’s Office Hours

6:00 PM—Bible Study: Psalms

7:00 PM—Vestry Mtg.

WED. May 23rd 9:00 AM—Noon: Vicar’s Office Hours

3:00 – 4:00 PM Food Bank

THURS. May 24th 10:00 AM—1:00 PM Coat of Many Colors

7:00 PM—Choir Rehearsal

FRI. May 25th 10:00 AM—1:00 PM Coat of Many Colors

SAT. May 26th 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Coat of Many Colors

10:00 AM – Noon: Crafting Group

5:00 PM—Worship Service

6:00 PM—Family Game Night

SUN. May 27th Worship Services at 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM

We will be having a training for Lay Eucharistic Visitors (LEVS) after Church on Sunday, June 24th. LEVs are licensed by the bishop to take communion to the homebound or people in the hospital, under the supervision and direction of the church’s priest. If you are interested in taking part in this ministry please sign up.

City Camp Woonsocket will take place here at St. James from July 16th through August 3rd. Sign-ups for lunch making teams will be posted soon.

Family Game Night will take place this Saturday, May 26th after the 5PM service

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

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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