Jazz Vespers

The Brotherhood of St. Andrew of the Historic St. James Episcopal Church will be presenting a Jazz Vespers featuring the Cyrus Chestnut Trio on Sunday, June 17, 2018, (Father’s Day) at 5pm in the church sanctuary. Tickets are $40.  There are also a limited number of $60 tickets for a “meet and greet” with Cyrus Chestnut held prior to the vespers. Tickets can be purchased at the Church office between the hours of 10am and 2pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 12 noon – 6pm on Thursdays; and 8am – 12:30pm on Saturdays.  Tickets can also be purchased online. A great Father’s Day gift for jazz lovers!  For additional information, please call 410-523-4588.

Former West Baltimore Bishop To Preach At Royal Wedding

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– A bishop who was once a rector at a West Baltimore church will be preaching during the royal wedding in a few days’ time.

The Episcopal Church announced Bishop Michael Curry will preach at the upcoming royal wedding of Prince Harry and American Meghan Markle.

Curry is the first African-American Presiding Bishop of the National Episcopal Church, but before that he lead congregations like St. James’ Episcopal Church in West Baltimore.

“I was excited. I had to double take to look at it, my eyes got watery,” says Dominique Sye, a member of the church.

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