Spirituality in Trying Times

Masses, whether Sunday or Weekday, are being offered open to the public in a limited capacity.  Everyone remains excused from their Sunday obligation. 

Please watch or read Fr Vincent's latest letter concerning most church activities with answers to many questions 

Governor John Bell Edwards requested that all citizens of the State of Louisiana “stay at home” to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus.

St James Parish has issued a curfew from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM until further notice.


During these trying times it becomes difficult to stay close to GOD. Here are several ways to help. Use the following links and the attached pages in the menu to help in your prayer life and staying closer to GOD.

Check the menu for Fr Vincent's and Fr Alec's reflections updated weekly.

Praying the Mass at Home

You can use the parish app on your phone. Parish app

A Coronavirus Prayer

Word from Pope Francis

Resources from Across the Country

Home Celebrations of the Triduum