St. James is an Episcopal Church, the American branch of the Anglican Communion, and a member of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe. We rejoice in a diverse and international parish family, and serve Italian and English speakers from many denominations, backgrounds and cultures.

All people are welcome, and everyone may participate fully in our celebration of the Holy Eucharist by receiving Holy Communion.


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Thrift Shop

The next Thrift shop at St James will be on Wednesday 7 October 2015. Don’t forget to put the date on your calendar! Donations to the Thrift Shop- We are always very grateful for all the donations so generously given and delivered by so many people in Florence, but during the months of July and [...]

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Father Mark’s Sabbatical

Dear Friends and Members of St. James Church, The Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe provides for clergy Sabbaticals every five years. As I will soon be Rector of St. James six years, I will be taking a Sabbatical June 8 to August 31. I plan to stay in Italy the entire time. Timothy Chaplin, [...]

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Welcome to Rev Flowers

A warm welcome to Rev Jim Flowers, Rector at All Saints Episcopal church. Mobile, Alabama. Rev Flowers is with us for the month of June while Father Mark is on sabbatical.  

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Memorial Day May 25

The Memorial Day service and 70th Anniversary of Victory in Europe will be observed at the Florence American Cemetery and Memorial on Monday, May 25, at 11am. Everyone welcome.

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Cook Out May 24

There will be a Cook Out on the Feast of Pentecost, this Sunday May 24, after the 11am Eucharist in the back garden. Hamburgers, hotdogs, sausages and side dishes will be served. There will be a 5 euro donation per adult, kids free. The young people will be selling raffle tickets. All are welcome.

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