St James the Greater is a vibrant place, a worshipping community which has much to offer people of all ages

The Church of St James the Greater, in the Diocese of Leicester, in the East Midlands, can be found just to the south of the centre of the City of Leicester, on the main A6, opposite Victoria Park.

With a design influenced by the great cathedral of Torcello in the Venetian lagoon, it was built between 1899 and 1914, to serve the expanding city of Leicester.

There is a thriving congregation, and the worship is varied, maintaining the best of the Anglican tradition, liturgically and musically, attracting people from all walks of life and from all over the county of Leicestershire and beyond.

The Ministry Team are here to offer support, advice and practical help at all the important times in family life.

Whether you want your baby baptised, a wedding service in church, need support when a death occurs, or just someone to talk to about the christian faith, the clergy are here to assist.



Ex Cathedra Thursday 7th December, 2017

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The coming week

Monday 26th June, 2017

Tuesday 27th June, 2017

Wednesday 28th June, 2017

Thursday 29th June, 2017

St Peter the Apostle

Friday 30th June, 2017

Saturday 1st July, 2017

Sunday 2nd July, 2017

4th Sunday after Pentecost (Trinity 3)

Monday 3rd July, 2017

St Thomas the Apostle

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