One Family United in Faith

Saint James Church, New Alexandria, Pennsylvania


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 Mission Statement

Mission Statement

We, the parish family of Saint James Church, New Alexandria, consisting of diverse, dedicated hard working people, hold firm the traditions and beliefs of our Catholic faith.  Our Mission is to keep this faith alive and growing through the love of the Eucharist, the Sacraments, and the Word of God. Responding to our Baptismal call we are devoted to fostering spiritual formation, strengthening Christian values, evangelizing, and caring for all. As we travel on our Journey of a Lifetime, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we help the community strive to seek the Kingdom of God.

Summer Events

Young Adults - Summer Events

Religious Education Summer Faith Camp

Upcoming May 2024 Events

May 2024

  • May 17 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 19 – Rosary at 9:00 a.m. / Mother/Daughter Banquet & Beer & Rib lunch for the men of the parish
  • May 21 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 22 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 23 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 24 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 25 – Sacrament of Reconciliation from 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
  • May 26 – Sacrament of Reconciliation from 8:45 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. / Rosary at 9:00 a.m. / Children’s Liturgy of the Word / Donut Sunday / Flag ceremony after Mass
  • May 27 – Memorial Day – Parish Office Closed
  • May 28 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 29 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 30 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.
  • May 31 – Rosary at 7:30 a.m.




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2024 Diocesan Lenten Appeal

To give to this year's DLA, click the below link:

2024 Diocesan Lenten Appeal

Minister Schedules

Lector & Eucharistic Minister Schedule

May 2024 


Parish Annual Report

Please click the below link to view our Parish Annual Report. We are deeply grateful for all you do as we work together to offer thanksGIVING for God’s Blessings. Prayerfully consider a year-end gift to our parish. Your generosity helps us continue to uplift our faith community in the love of Christ. 

2023 Parish Annual Report




View Sunday Liturgy on our YouTube Channel

Watch our Sunday Liturgy and view reflections from Father Bandura

Click here

Office Hours

Public Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m./ Thursday - 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. / Friday - Office Closed
Parish Office Phone Number: 724-668-2829

Mass Times

Daily Mass - Tuesday - Friday at 8:00 a.m.

Saturday - Anticipated Mass 4:30 p.m.
Sunday - 9:30 a.m. - Mass will be livestreamed on our YouTube Channel.

The Church will be open for private prayer Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sacrament of Penance: Will be available on the Second and Fourth Weekends each month. Saturday before Mass 3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. & Sunday before Mass at 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.


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!

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Total Registered Households:  246

Current Single Member Households:  77

Updated:  September 11, 2023


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