The Catholic Community of St. James Parish has been spiritually rooted in Woodbridge since the 1860s. We are a culturally diverse group of people united in Jesus Christ through baptism and faithful to the word of God. We are a parish that encourages all members of our community to live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and are committed to do the will of God throughthe guidance of the Holy Spirit. We believe in and practice Christ's compassioante concern for all. We strive to become a vibrant church that focuses on developing, maintaining and propagating the essential elements of parish life through evangelization, worship, service and stewardship. All Are Welcome Whatever your present status in the Catholic Church, whatever your current family or marital situation, whatever your past or present religious affiliation, whatever your personal history, age background, race or color, whatever your self-esteem, you are invited, welcomed, accepted, loved and respected at the Catholic Community of St. James. We welcome you to our family and pray that your faith and our faith will grow together as a living temple of God's presence.