A Parish of the Diocese of Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Thank you for visiting the Saint James Parish website!  Saint James has been serving Catholic believers and our local community for over 100 years.  Our Parish family strives to bring the Gospel of Christ into our daily lives at home, at school and at work.  

Saint James Church, New Alexandria, Pennsylvania

New - June 2, 2020

Click here to view the TribLive Article that spotlights our Parish

New - May 31, 2020

Monsignor Kulick's Letter to Parishioners regarding reopening Saint James Parish for Public Mass

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New - May 23, 2020

Monsignor Kulick speaks to WTAE Channel 4 News regarding reopening of the Churches in the Diocese of Greensburg.

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New - May 20, 2020

Saint James Parish and Monsignor were spotlighted on KDKA News in the evening edition on May 19, 2020.

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Diocese of Greensburg to Allow Parishes to Recommence Holy Mass on June 1, 2020

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Church Open for Private Prayer

     Saint James Parish will continue to be open for private prayer daily from the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  All parishioners will be required to wear a face mask.  Due to cleaning requirements issued by the State of Pennsylvania, there will be designated seating and all visitors are asked to adhere to the social distancing guidelines.   

     Confessions will continue be heard in the Education Center each week on Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 

Saint James Parish has a new Facebook Page!   

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Watch Daily Mass, Weekend Mass and Reflections from Monsignor Kulick

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This Week at Saint James Parish

Special Parish Mailing

      All parishioners will be receiving a special parish mailing from Saint James Church that details our plan to reopen to public Mass beginning Monday, June 1, 2020.  If you did not receive his mailing, please contact the Parish Office.  

Tuesday, June 1, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. - Parish Social Hall - Meeting for all ushers and anyone interested in becoming a Minister of Hospitality. 

Candle Devotions

    If you would like the staff of Saint James to light a candle as a sign and symbol of a prayer intention, please complete the following form:

Please choose the type and number of candles you would like the Parish to light for you:


Health Alerts

     The Diocese of Greensburg has established health alerts for parishioners, staff and students. We are continuously monitoring the rapidly-developing situation involving COVID-19, so please click on the link below for the most current diocesan recommendations.

Coronavirus Recommendations

 Spiritual Communion

    A spiritual communion can be offered by anyone who desires a deeper union with Christ and is unable to attend Mass and receive the Eucharist.  

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Stay Connected to Your Faith

The Diocese of Greensburg encourages parishioners to stay connected to their faith.

  • Mass will be streamed across the diocese on Sunday mornings at 9:00 a.m. The link will be available on the diocesan website and all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


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Mass Times

Effective June 1, 2020
Daily Mass - Monday - Friday at 8:00 a.m.

Effective June 6 and June 7, 2020
Saturday - Vigil 4:30 p.m.
Sunday - 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

Church will be open for private prayer daily from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sacrament of Penance: Will be held in Education Center on Wednesday 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. or by appointment.


  • Sun, Jun 7th

  • Sun, May 31st


Total Households:  311

Total Individuals:   686

On-Line Giving

WeShare, now provides an easy way to plan out your Mass Intentions, Fuel & Maintenance, Weekly Offertory or second collection donations for the whole year!

To start today, click on the below Donate icon and View Collections or All Second Collections. Simply choose the amount you wish to contribute to each collection or second collection, enter a payment source, and submit your second collection donations for the entire year at one time. Make sure to check the “Recurs Annually” box if you wish to continue contributing year after year.

Please contact the parish office if you have questions or need help setting up your Collections or Second Collection donations. Thank you for your continued support to our parish!

Office Hours

Public Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Office closed on Wednesday.


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