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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The Bishop’s Visit September 4 2016

The Bishop’s Visit September 4. Our Bishop, The Rt. Rev Pierre W. Whalon, Bishop of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe, will make his annual Visitation to St. James Church on September 4 2016. Confirmation:If you have not been confirmed, you might consider it. In the Book of Common Prayer (page 860) in the [...]

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Outreach 2016

Outreach 2016   We need your suggestions for local outreach donations to be made in 2016. There are so many wonderful organizations in the Province of Florence, run primarily by volunteers, which actively help the community. This is an opportunity for St. James to help them in their work. The deadline for submissions is September 30. [...]

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Collection of UT.O. boxes

United Thank Offering Boxes Today and next Sunday will be the Ingathering of the U.T.O blue boxes. You may place them in the offering plate during the Eucharist or bring them to the Parish Office.  

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Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Holy Week & Easter Schedule. March 20- 9am and 11am. Palm Sunday Blessing of branches and Procession. March 21-6.30pm Monday in Holy Week March 22-6.30pm Tuesday in Holy Week March 23-6.30pm Wednesday in Holy Week March 24–6.30pm Maundy Thursday , Eucharist, washing of Feet & Stripping of the Altar March 25, 12 & 6.30pm Good [...]

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Christmas Schedule

Sunday 13 December: Sunday 11am Advent Lessons and Carols. There will be a free Parish lunch, and fabulous raffle, in the Undercroft. Everyone is welcome. Sunday 20 December: Decorating the church for Christmas after the 11am Eucharist. Thursday  December 24: 6pm – Christmas Pageant and Parish Eucharist 11pm- Midnight Mass Friday December 25: 11am Eucharist.

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