St.James Web Albums



Harvest Dinner 2016

Harvest Dinner 2016

)ct0ber 30, 2016 (30.10.2016, 6 Photos)

Fr. Warren Metzler's Memorial Window

Fr. Warren Metzler's Memorial Window

(30.10.2016, 4 Photos)

Appreciation Luncheon for Staff and Faculty of STBCA

Appreciation Luncheon for Staff and Faculty of STBCA

The luncheon was presented by St. Charles Lwanga and St. James Tuesday Vigil Group to show their appreciation for the the staff and faculty for all they do for our children. Many thanks to Fr. Taylor, Tina Brewster, Evelyn Christie, Joyce Hylazewski, Karen Jedinak, Becky Newlin, Christine Probert and Jim Ruck for this luncheon. (11.05.2016, 12 Photos)

Chili Social

Chili Social

January 30, 2016 after the 5 pm mass (30.01.2016, 11 Photos)

Donut Sunday November 2015

Donut Sunday November 2015

(08.11.2015, 12 Photos)

Photos with Pope Francis

Photos with Pope Francis

(07.11.2015, 15 Photos)

Donut Sunday October 2015

Donut Sunday October 2015

(11.10.2015, 7 Photos)

St. James Day 2015

St. James Day 2015

(26.07.2015, 22 Photos)

Parish Life

Parish Life

Photos from the last few years! (01.04.2015, 107 Photos)

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

(25.03.2015, 26 Photos)

Advent 2014 Activities

Advent 2014 Activities

Activities Night on December 1 and 2nd Annual Fair Trade Sale, December 6 and 7 (07.12.2014, 12 Photos)

St. James Day 2014

St. James Day 2014

Another great celebration for St. James Day. many thanks to everyone who made it happen...Seasonal Planning, volunteers and those who brought dishes to share. A special thanks to Mary Steving who took many of the photos. (27.07.2014, 27 Photos)

Easter 2014

Easter 2014

(22.04.2014, 2 Photos)

"Pitt Makes a Difference Day" 2013

"Pitt Makes a Difference Day" 2013

On Saturday, October 26, 40 students and 2 counselors from Pitt came to Wilkinsburg. There were 7 teams working throughout the borough. The students cleaned up streets, gardens, yards, playgrounds and vacant lots. At St. James the students worked at the Ministry Center and cleaned up the garden along the driveway. St. James hosted a lunch for the students in the Chapel. (26.10.2013, 29 Photos)

Our Future 2013

Our Future 2013

(30.09.2013, 30 Photos)

St James Day 2013

St James Day 2013

(28.07.2013, 13 Photos)

Our Future 2012

Our Future 2012

Sunday, October 14, 2011 is National Children's Day. We celebrate the future of our parish. (14.10.2012, 38 Photos)

Wilkinsburg's 125th Anniversary Parade

Wilkinsburg's 125th Anniversary Parade

(06.10.2012, 13 Photos)

St James Day 2012

St James Day 2012

(22.07.2012, 40 Photos)

2011 Parish Council Christmas Party

2011 Parish Council Christmas Party

The Parish Council Christmas Party was held at the home of Mary Crawford and Bernie Glesky. (17.12.2011, 13 Photos)

Advent Faith Sharing 2011

Advent Faith Sharing 2011

During this Advent season some members of the community will share a testimony about a struggle in their life which, like Advent, prepared them to find the light of Jesus in their life. (26.11.2011, 12 Photos)

Harvest Homecoming DInner

Harvest Homecoming DInner

A big crowd turned out for the Harvest Homecoming dinner in the school cafeteria and enjoyed the good company and delicious food. Thanks to Joe Mertz for taking these photos. (06.11.2011, 29 Photos)

"Pitt Makes a Difference Day" 2011

"Pitt Makes a Difference Day" 2011

200 Pitt students were in Wilkinsburg on October 22 to take part in "Pitt Makes A Difference" Day. A group of the students and neighbors helped clean up the area around St. James. St. James parishioners hosted lunch at the Housing Resource Center on Rebecca Ave. (22.10.2011, 19 Photos)

Tour of Carrie Furnace Rivers of Steel

Tour of Carrie Furnace Rivers of Steel

See first photo for album description (15.10.2011, 37 Photos)

Our Future 2011

Our Future 2011

Sunday, October 9, 2011 is National Children's Day. We celebrate the future of our parish. (09.10.2011, 39 Photos)

Pastoral Council Retreat

Pastoral Council Retreat

(01.10.2011, 23 Photos)

Bishop Valentine Metzler's Bible

Bishop Valentine Metzler's Bible

This Gutenberg bible is one of 4 in the Martin Library of Sciences at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster. The bible was printed in 1571 in Zurich and was purchased by Bishop Valentine Metzler in 1767 for 14 schillings. Bishop Valentine Metzler, a Mennonite, is an ancestor of Father Metzler. Bishop Metler arrived in Pennsylvania in 1738 and recently, Fr. Metzler and his sister, Joanne Doherty, traveled to Lancaster to meet with other descendents of Bishop Metzler to plan the 275th anniversary celebration of his arrival in 2013. (22.09.2011, 21 Photos)

Fr Metzler's Trip with his sister, Joanne, to the Hans Herr House

Fr Metzler's Trip with his sister, Joanne, to the Hans Herr House

Mennonites, members of a church reform movement that began in Switzerland, were the first Europeans to build a permanent settlement in Lancaster in 1710. The Hans Herr House was built in 1719 and now is a museum with farmhouses, barns, a blacksmith shop and an extensive collection of farm equipment spanning 300 years. (22.09.2011, 26 Photos)

Strasburg's Tombstones

Strasburg's Tombstones

(20.09.2011, 18 Photos)

Strasburg's Sights

Strasburg's Sights

(20.09.2011, 15 Photos)

St James Day 2011

St James Day 2011

(24.07.2011, 26 Photos)

Faces on St James Day 2011

Faces on St James Day 2011

(24.07.2011, 57 Photos)

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

(08.11.2009, 0 Photos)

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

(08.11.2009, 0 Photos)

140th Anniversary Mass

140th Anniversary Mass

(08.11.2009, 89 Photos)

140th Anniversary Brunch

140th Anniversary Brunch

(08.11.2009, 28 Photos)

Nostalgic Photo Gallery in Color

Nostalgic Photo Gallery in Color

St. James' Walk Down Memory Lane (08.11.2009, 912 Photos)

Nostalgic Photo Gallery in Black & White

Nostalgic Photo Gallery in Black & White

St. James' Walk Down Memory Lane... (08.11.2009, 119 Photos)