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

THU. July 6th    No Choir Rehearsal
SAT. July 8th 5:00PM Worship Service
SUN. July 9th Worship Services at 8AM & 10AM
MON. July 10th 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM Coat of Many Colors
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Food Bank
TUE. July 11th Yogilates w/Dave 7:15 PM (Open to All, $5.00)
WED. July 12th 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM: Coat of Many Colors
3:00 – 4:00 PM Food Bank
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Coat of Many Colors
6:00 PM—Bible Study: Acts
THU. July 13th 7:00 PM—Choir Rehearsal
FRI. July 14th 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM Coat of Many Colors
SAT. July 15th 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM Coat of Many Colors
5:00 PM—Worship Service
SUN., July 16th Worship Services at 8AM & 10AM
The volunteers at the Coat of Many Colors have cleaned up the bulletin boards downstairs, and are inviting the congregation to write inspirational or spiritual quotations to post on the boards to help brighten the hallway.
Final Sign-ups to assist with lunch preparation for City Camp Woonsocket are posted on the bulletin board in the Atrium. If you would like to help, please indicate which days you are available, and whether you can help in the morning and/or evening.
On Sunday, July 23rd, we will be celebrating St. James’ Feast Day—please plan to attend one of our services to commemorate the Saint for whom we are named as a church!
On Sunday, July 30th, following our worship services, we will be sharing a joint parish cook-out with Christ Church in Lincoln at Lime Acres park, located at 133 Jenckes Hill Rd, Lincoln, RI 02865. Come enjoy an afternoon of fun, games, good food, and fellowship with members of both churches.
Bibles & Bagels, our monthly men’s breakfast and Bible study, will take place at 7:30 AM on Saturday, August 5th at Coffee & Cream in North Smithfield.


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


24 Hamlet Avenue, Woonsocket, RI 02895
401-762-2222- NEW HOURS starting May 1st 2017
Mondays 10AM - 2:30PM
Wednesdays 10AM - 2:30PM & 5PM - 7PM
Fridays 10AM - 2:30PM
Saturdays 10AM - 1PM  
Clothing Bargain Sale - lots of brand names.
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