November 25, 2016 - You are invited to join our pastor, Fr. Gary Padgett, on a 14-night Eastern and Southern Caribbean cruise departing Tampa, Florida on Friday, November 25, 2016 and returning to Tampa, Florida on Friday, December 9, 2016. Fr. Gary will be serving as the Cruise Ship Priest for Holland America onboard the ms Oosterdam. This cruise will visit some wonderful Caribbean ports: Key West, Florida; San J... read more
October 26, 2016 - As part of the St Brigid /St James Social Outreach Mission, please consider volunteering with a group of parishioners to host a meal at Gilda’s Club Louisville! The remaining 2016 dates are: Wednesday, October 26 On each date, we’ll purchase the food, prepare the meal and serve approximately 30 members and guests at Gilda’s Clubhouse at 633 Baxter Avenue, Louisville, KY 40204. We’... read more
September 21, 2016 - Life and Estate Planning Seminar Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:30pm St. James School Auditorium 1818 Edenside Avenue Stephen J. Tillman, a local Louisville attorney, concentrating in Estate planning, probate and elder law issues, will provide information followed by a question and answer session. Presentation will address • Planned Giving—Your legacy to the church; • Wills, Living Will... read more
September 20, 2016 - Life and Estate Planning Seminar Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:30pm St. Brigids Goetz Center (corner of Hepburn & Baxter) Or Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:30pm St. James School Auditorium 1818 Edenside Avenue Stephen J. Tillman, a local Louisville attorney, concentrating in Estate planning, probate and elder law issues, will provide information followed by a question and answer session. Pres... read more
September 12, 2016 - As part of the St. Brigid/St. James Social Outreach Mission, please have fun volunteering with a group of parishioners to host a meal at Gilda’s Club Louisville! The remaining 2016 dates are Monday September 12 and Wednesday October 26. On each date, we’ll purchase the food, prepare the meal and serve approximately 30 members & guests at Gilda’s Clubhouse at 633 Baxter Ave., Lou., KY 40204... read more
September 11, 2016 - Children’s Liturgy will return on Sunday, September 11th at the 11am St. James Mass for children between the age of 3 and 7 years old. All children between 3 and 7 years of age are invited to participate at our Children’s Liturgy. Children are invited to be dismissed to an area at the side of the altar to hear the ?rst, second readings and the gospel at a child’s level. The children will... read more
August 25, 2016 - Every Thursday evening at 6:30pm . This week the location is the St. James Rectory at 1826 Edenside Avenue. Gather with other young adults to discuss the Sunday readings and how they impact your lives. Questions: email brandonjohnson@gmail.com. For more information follow us on Facebook at the: “Highlands Young Catholics” ... read more
August 14, 2016 - New Member Meeting following the 11:00 AM mass at St James Church Cafe (located just to the side of the alter). Join Father Gary Padgett for coffee and conversation. Even if you have been a member for a while , you are invited to attend and meet other members.... read more
April 24, 2016 - Pope Francis has spoken out strongly about ecology. His Encyclical Letter "LAUDATO SI, On Care For Our Common Home," is based on Christian values and ideas of caring for the environment and the poor. Have you had the opportunity to read Pope Francis' Encyclical Letter? If not, we encourage you to do so! You can access online at http:... read more
January 2, 2016 - Do you want to lose weight? Get in shape? Be healthy? Make new friends?
The "Couch to 5k" system is a training program designed to get people who are currently inactive to be able to run a 5k race (3.1 miles) in just nine weeks. Being part of a training group provides support and added motivation to complete the program. All shapes/sizes/skill levels are welcome, particularly beginners and ... read more
November 3, 2015 - Watch the video below and support the 2015 Catholic Services Appeal.

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March 24, 2015 - Shrines of Italy Announcing a pilgrimage to Rome and other Shrines in Italy this fall. Fr. Gary led this tour four years ago and it was wonderful and well liked by everyone that went with us. We will have a Special presentation on Monday, March 30 in the Goetz Center at St. Brigid Church at 7 pm. read more
March 3, 2015 - Come and take a photo tour of St. James Church!! Photos and script prepared by Bob Van Bruggen – St.James parishioner Click Here for Church Slide Show ... read more