Worship

The Worship Ministry is responsible for the communal proclamation of faith through the celebration of the Eucharist and other sacramental and liturgical rites.  Specific activities include Adult Choir, Folk Choir, Cantors, Altar Servers, Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, Arts and Environment, Hospitality Ministers, Ushers and Seasonal Planning (click for page).  Mary Murock is Chair of the Worship Ministry.

The Worship Ministry usually meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month in September, November, January, March and May.  Check EVENTS for meeting dates.

The Worship ministry is made up of members of the sub-ministries and interested parishioners.  To participate or for more information on ministries, call the rectory at 412.241.1392 or click here to send an email.

  • ST JAMES ADULT CHOIR St. James Adult Choir sings a mixture of traditional and contemporary church music.They sing from October to June  at the 10:00 am Sunday Liturgy. They practice each Thursday evening from 7:30 to 9 pm.  Contact:  David Orme, Director of Music Ministry, at 412.241.1392 or click here to send an email.
  • ST JAMES FOLK CHOIR  St. James Folk Choir sings the more contemporary hymns of the church repertory. They sing from September to May:
    • 1st Saturday of each month at the 5:30 pm Liturgy
    • 3rd Sunday of the month at the 10:00 am Liturgy.

    They practice at 7 pm on the Wednesday evenings before the weekend on which they are to sing.  For more information call the rectory at 412.241.1392 or click here to send an email.

  • LITURGICAL MINISTRIES
    • Altar Servers:  Mike Myers
    • Eucharistic Ministers (Liturgy, Homebound & Nursing Homes):  Bill Taymans
    • Lectors:  Moira Hughes

    For more information call the rectory at 412.242.1392 or click here to send an email.

  • ART & ENVIRONMENT Art & Environment  is responsible for all altar and seasonal decorations in the church and Chapel.  Contact: Yvonne James Weigand.  For more information call the rectory at 412.241.1392 or click here to send an email.