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)

Saturday (new):

  • 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


Ash Wednesday

Join us for either of our Ash Wednesday Services at 12 noon or 7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.


Book of Common Prayer - four-part class

Whether you're new to the church or a life-long Episcopalian, we hope you will join us for these classes, to learn or get a refresher course, to be held:

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 6:30 pm.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 6:30 pm.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 6:30 pm.


NEW: Saturday Services

Join us for our new Saturday Services, every Saturday at 5:00 pm.



The Annual Meeting of St. James' parish is currently schedule for Sunday, March 6th after the 10:00 am worship service. Please submit annual reports to the Church office by Monday, February 15th to give us time to compile the full report. All are welcome and encouraged to attend as we discuss church business, the budget and our plans for our church and community during 2016 and beyond.



Join us for our weekly bible study. We are studying the Gospel of Matthew, every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. (except the 3rd Tuesday of the month which is when the monthly vestry meeting is - all are welcome to attend vestry meetings too).



Join us for fellowship, men's bible study and breakfast at 7:30 am at Coffee & Cream Restaurant in North Smithfield.  

  • Saturday, March 5, 2016 - Reading:  Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32



Starting Sunday, June 7, 2015 Rev. Peter G. Tierney, III began serving as the rector at St. James Episcopal Church, Woonsocket. Please join us all in welcoming him, and his wife Veronica, to our parish, community and family.  

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


24 Hamlet Avenue, Woonsocket, RI 02895
Mondays 3 pm - 6 pm
Wednesdays 10 am - 1 pm
Fridays 1 pm -4 pm
Saturdays 10 am - 1 pm  
Clothing Bargain Sale - lots of brand names.
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