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 29, 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 For more information follow us on Facebook at the: “Highlands Young Catholics” ... read more
September 29, 2016 - In keeping with Pope Francis' call for a Year of Mercy, St James Church will have a Memorial Mass for Children Lost from conception to age 18 on Thursday, September 29th, 7:00pm, in St James Church, 1826 Edenside Avenue, Louisville. All are welcome. A reception in the back of church will follow the Mass. Even if you may not have suffered such a loss in your family, please consider attending this... read more
September 25, 2016 - Join us for fun and fellowship, at the first St Brigid and St. James summer potluck and cookout. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. Sunday, September 25th, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. St. Brigid parking lot and the Goetz Center. Please bring your favorite salad, side dish, or dessert to share. Grilled hamburgers and hot dogs provided. Enjoy music and DJ courtesy of a parishioner. Bring... read more
September 25, 2016 - CHILDREN’S LITURGY (CHILDREN’S CHURCH) (CHILDREN’S CHURCH) (CHILDREN’S CHURCH) (CHILDREN’S CHURCH) Children’s Liturgy gathers each Sunday 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 ... read more
September 11, 2016 - Join Father Gary Padgett Next Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 Following the 10:15am Mass At St. Brigid Rectory 1520 Hepburn Avenue For Coffee & Conversation As you are invited to meet other new members. Even if you have been a member for some time and you have never attended a New Member meeting you are invited to join us! ... 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 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