The Cathedral of Saint James



The Cathedral of Saint James Welcomes You!

Welcome to the oldest Episcopal congregation in South Bend. We are a thriving and growing downtown urban parish committed to serving the downtown area of South Bend.

We invite you to check out our services and the many happenings at the Cathedral.

Holy Week Services 2014

Tuesday in Holy Week – April 15

5:30 pm -- Evening Prayer in the Chapel

Wednesday in Holy Week – April 16

5:30 pm -- Rite Two in the Chapel

Maundy Thursday – April 17

7 pm -- Rite Two

Deacon Wietstock, Preaching
Bishop Little, Presiding

Good Friday – April 18

Noon – Solemn Collects

1:00 pm – Meditation

1:30 pm – Meditation

2:00 pm – Meditation

2:30 pm – Veneration of the Cross and Communion from the Reserve Sacrament


The Great Vigil of Easter – April 19

9 pm - Rite Two, Choral

Bishop Little, Presiding
Dean Grantz, Preaching

Easter Feast following the service - Join us for food and fellowship as we rejoice in the ressurection celebration.

Easter Sunday – April 20

10:00 am - Rite Two, Choral

Bishop Little, Preaching
Dean Grantz, Presiding


D.O. Bible Study*

Just D.O. it! Do what? Why, the Daily Office Bible Study, of course! On the 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month we will meet in the Conference Room from 6-7 pm to discuss one of the sequences of readings assigned in the Daily Office Lectionary (BCP 934-995: Year Two) for the previous weeks. We are currently studying the Epistles assigned for the Daily Office readings.

Capital Campaign

Financial Update:

As of 3/7/14 we have received pledges and gifts from 83 families totalling $893,880 with total cash received against the pledges of $289,386.