Saint James Parish Rectory 

Office Hours:Saint James Church Manchester CT

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.


Mass from Saint James Church is broadcast weekly on

the YouTube channel. 

Please click on the link below to be connected with

Mass for Sunday June 20,  2021,

The 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time.

To access the St. James Parish YouTube channel click on the link below:

For the best viewing experience, please click on the settings button (looks like a gear) and select 1080 high definition.

Picnic to Honor Father Cavanaugh 

Sunday, June 27th, 1- 3 p.m., Assumption School Grounds

Please click on link below for further details.

June 27 flyer


Effective the weekend of May 22/23, COVID-19 restrictions are being relaxed in accordance with the Archdiocese of Hartford.  The regular Mass schedule will remain in place at Saint James Church and Assumption Church with no capacity restrictions.  Masks must still be worn by all who enter church.

Daily Mass 

Saint James Church

Monday – 12:05 p.m.; Tuesday-Saturday – 8 a.m.


  Saturdays, 2 p.m.

Thursday evenings before First Friday, 7 p.m.


Assumption Church, Mondays, 2 – 7 p.m.

Saint James Church, First Fridays , 12-4 p.m.

Saint James Church is open for individual prayer daily

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

To make a donation to the Archbishop’s 2021 Annual Appeal, please click on the picture below:

Rev. Kevin Cavanaugh, Pastor of St. James Parish, reflects on his ongoing service to our country in a video produced by the Archdiocese of Hartford:

All events are suspended until further notice.

Full Calendar

2:00 pm Adoration @ Church of the Assumption
Adoration @ Church of the Assumption
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Please try to set aside at least one hour weekly to spend with the Lord in prayer for the special intentions requested by the archbishop: an increase in priestly vocations, the success of the archdiocesan[...]
7:00 pm Pre-Baptism Meeting @ Saint James Church Hall Conf. Rm. 1
Pre-Baptism Meeting @ Saint James Church Hall Conf. Rm. 1
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm