• Holy Week 2019.
  • St John Paul II Relic Easter 2019.
  • Easter Sanctuary Flower Arrangements 2019.
  • Easter 2019.
  • Divine Mercy 2019.
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2019.
  • St. John Paull II Relic.
  • St. John Paul II Feast Relic Altar 2020.
  • St. John Paul II Feast 2020.
  • St. John Paul II Feast 2020 with Bishop Baker.
  • Easter Sanctuary 2020.
  • Easter 2021 Altar Arrangements.
  • Easter Vigil 2021
  • Easter Vigil 2021
  • Saint John Paull II Feast 2021
  • Saint John Paull II Feast 2021
  • Father Jose Birthday
  • Father Jose Birthday
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2021
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2021
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2021
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2021
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast 2021


Welcome to St. James Catholic Church

 Church.... it is not a building. 

It is the heart, mind and spirit of each one of us. 

 WE are the church -

the caretakers and stewards of God's beautiful creation.


Bienvenido a la Iglesia Catolica Santiago
Iglesia ... no es un edificio.
Es el corazón, la mente y el espíritu de cada uno de nosotros.
NOSOTROS somos la iglesia -
los cuidadores y mayordomos de la bella creación de Dios.



Staff/Personal de la Parroquia

Main Office Hours/Horario de Oficina Principal

Tuesday/Martes - Friday/Viernes
8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Sunday/Domingo 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
and 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

Our email/Nuestro correo electrónico

Live Mass streaming Sunday 8:00 am.

Misa en vivo Domingo 8:00 am en ingles.

Ministry Schedule

Week of: June 10-June 25

Week of : July 01-July 16

Mrs. Metcalfe is taking care of the schedule if you need to get in contact with her please email her at: [email protected] 




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Reconciliation Schedule/Horario de Confesión

Saturday at 3:00 pm or by appointment, please call Fr. Jose at ext: 101 or cell # 205-563-8217.

Sabado a las 3:00 pm o por cita, por favor llame al Padre Jose ext: 101 o su celular 205-563-8217.

Mass Times/Horarios de Misa

Weekday Mass/Misa Diaria:

Monday/Lunes ~ 6:00 pm

Tuesday/Martes ~ 6:00 pm bilingual (bilingüe) 

Wednesday/Miercoles ~ 12:00 Noon (Medio Dia)
09:30 am School (Escuela)

Thursday/Jueves ~ 8:00 am

Friday/Viernes ~  12:00 Noon (Medio día)

Weekend Mass/Misa Fin de Semana:

Saturday/Sábado ~ 4:00 pm Anticipated

Sunday/Domingo ~ 8:00 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm Spanish(Español)

Readings of the day/Lecturas del dia

Find a parish near you/Encuentra una parroquia cerca de ti

Bible Study

PSR Registration/Registracion de Catecismo

Click on the image to register for PSR, classes begin Sunday, September 2023  from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm. Date TBA

Haga clic en la imagen para registrarse para la catequesis de los niños, clasea inician el Domingo, Septiembre 2023 de 11:45 am - 12:45 pm fecha de anunciar.


Do you know someone who is thinking of becoming Catholic?

If so, invite them to call the church office about the RCIA process.  Any adult person who were never baptized, were baptized in another Christian tradition, or were baptized Catholic and need to make up a sacrament in the Catholic Church are invited to attend.

You Can Be The Voice of God to someone who is seeking Christ in the Sacraments.  

For more info contact church office at 256-546-2975 or click on image to register online, class begins Sunday, September 2023 at 9:30 am in conference room. Date TBA.

Catechism Office Hours/Horario de Oficina de Catecismo

Saturday/Sabado: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm (Please ring doorbell or call ext: 103)

Sunday/Domingo: 9:00 am - 01:00 pm & 2:00 - 2:30 pm

Dc. Robert McCormick, Director & Angela Roblero, Assistant (Asistente)

256-546-2975 ext: 103

St. James Annual Picnic 2022

Parish Registration/Registracion de Parroquia


Click on "My OWN CHURCH" icon below and Create your account today!

Click on New User link on the Welcome page to get started. The link takes you to the New User Registration form where you can create an account.

*Edit family/member information/address, etc./*View contributions

Not tech savy?  You may download and fill out our registration form below and return to the church office.

Click here for parish registration in english.

Registrate para ser un nuevo miembro de la parroquia o si ya esta registrado puedes hacer cambios de tu familia y ver tu ofrenda. Haga clic MY OWN CHURCH ARRIBA.

Forma de Registracion en espanol haga clic aqui.


Contribución en línea

Parish App/Aplicación parroquial

Once you download the app look for our parish and start getting the latest info from our parish.

  Una vez que descargue la aplicación, busque nuestra parroquia y comience a recibir la información más reciente de nuestra parroquia.

School Registration/Registro Escolar

Now registering K-3 through 8th grade for in-person classes. Call the school office for more details: (256) 546-0132

Ahora inscribiendo K-3 a 8vo grado para clases en persona. Llame a la oficina de la escuela para más detalles: (256) 546-0132

Getting ready for confession? Check this out!

Click on image below to watch the trailer.

Forgiven: The Transforming Power of Confession

Initiate sessions here. 

Study guide for program.

¿Preparándose para la confesión? ¡Mira esto!

Haga clic en la imagen para comenzar las seciones de este programa.

Perdonado: El Poder Transformador de la Confesión


Catholic Charities/ Caridades Católicas

Birmingham Catholic Engaged Encounter


A Wedding is a Day, A Marriage is a Lifetime®

Planning to get married check this out!

Missionary of Mercy 2021

Bishop Raica is pleased to announce that Fr. Bryan Jerabek has been appointed as a Pontifical Missionary of Mercy. Please read the attached article: Missionary of Mercy

Diocese of Birmingham

Check out our diocese website for diocesan events. 

Visite nuestro sitio web de la diócesis para conocer los próximos eventos diocesanos.


World Wide Marriage Encounter

Worldwide Marriage Encounter is now having IN PERSON Weekend Experiences! Unlock the power of your relationship with new ways to do the “I do.” Renew the romance and live your best life in love. Learn to become the best version of yourselves together! Alabama’s next  IN PERSON WEEKEND IS MARCH 10-12, 2023 . St. Bernard Abbey in Cullman.

You can get more information or register online at www.wwme.org or by calling Frank and Kathryn Wessling  at 205-530-3607.

Catholic School Scholarship Donation

School scholarships

Give a student the gift of a Catholic education at no cost to you when you donate your Alabama income tax liability. Click on banner for more info.  

Déle a un estudiante el regalo de una educación católica sin costo para usted cuando done su obligación de impuesto sobre la renta de Alabama. Haga clic en el banner para más información.

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