Welcome To St. James Parish

See a face, learn a name, share a story, love one another


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St. James Parish Center

(please click link for hours of operation)

2110 Main Street ~ Stratford ~ CT, 06615

Phone:  203.375.5887  ~  Fax:  203.378.1562

Pastor:  Rev. Thomas Lynch

Parochial Vicar:  Rev. Bruce Roby

Deacons:  Thomas Masaryk and John Piatak

Live Your Faith

The "Live Your Faith" initiative will kick-off on the weekend of Oct. 17 - 18.

Look in your mailbox or inbox for more information about this drive.



† Eucharistic Celebrations 

» Saturday «

8:00 a.m.

 Vigil Mass - 4:30 p.m.

» Sunday «

7:30 a.m. ~ 9:15 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m. ~ 6:00 p.m.


» Monday-Wednesday-Friday «

8:00 a.m. 

» Tuesday - Thursday «

5:30 p.m.


† Sacrament of Reconciliation 

(St. James Church)


12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Thursday before First Friday

4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.


† Sacrament of the Sick 

Held on Monday's at the 8:00 a.m. Eucharist.


Prior notice is not necessary.  All those who are dealing with a serious illness and/or will be undergoing surgery during that week are invited to receive this sacrament.


† Sacrament of Baptism 

Parents must register at the Parish Center with Patty D'Andrea in order to receive information regarding the mandatory pre-baptism class and schedule a date for the baptism.


Our Ministries

Pastor:  Rev. Thomas F. Lynch
Associate Pastor:  Rev. Bruce Roby
Deacons:  Tom Masaryk and John Piatak      

Adult PastoralMinistry:                                      Ministry with Men: Jim Travers, Bob Carriero, Tom Gilbertie, Jeff Noccioli, Mike Curran                          

Ministry with Women: Angie DeMello & Mary Tesla                        

Communal Prayer/Worship: Deacon Tom Masaryk:

Liturgical Ministers: April Dykes
Liturgical Music: Barbara Mariconda & Tom Cuffari Liturgical Environment: Michele Hoekenga            

Pastoral Services:

Faith Study: Betsy Redgate                                       Principal - St. James School: Jack Lynch
Ministry with Teens: Fr. Bruce Roby, Susan Barrett, Catie Lambert, Yaya Lopez, Bob Nagy, Eddie Perez, Karen Smith, Gary Williams, & Ruwani Williams 
Ministry with Sick & Shut-Ins: Pat Stockdale           Social Outreach: Jim Hodska                                     PATH: Debby Carroll, Karen Hangos, Melissa Van Buren
St. James Prison Ministry: Alphonse DeJulio           Prayer Shawl Ministry: Mary Perille                         Gratitude Ministry: Suzanne Smith & Jane Begnino  

Support Services:

Finance Council: Richard Zboray
Pastoral Stewardship: Maggie Granado & David Zamachaj
Business Manager: Natalia Zamachaj                        Business Office: Dolores Lathlean                              Parish Manager: Marcy Kelly                                      Administrative Assistant: Patty D'Andrea                    Parish Digital Ministry: Fr. Bruce Roby & David Zamachaj
Database Administrator: Tonya Overby                      Parish Personnel Managaer: Paul Fasold