The Parish of

St James's



St Christopher's


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Follow the link below for drections to our Churches.

St James's is open to visitors Tue-Sun from 09:00-dusk

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Our Service Times


St Christophers - 0930 Mass (approx. 60 minutes)

This service is currently suspended because of coronavirus.

St James's - 10:30 Parish Mass (approx. 75 minutes)

This service is currently suspended because of coronavirus.

Midweek and Occasional Services

Get involved...

There is lots going on at St James's and St Christopher's. Church is all about our fellowship with one another. Why don't you take a look a the groups we run?

Our Groups

Young People & Families

Everything we do is open to children. Check out our Children and families page below to see what extra and special events we put on to engage young people in our teaching and worship.

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What's On

We are a busy church with lots going on besides our regular pattern of worship. Everything that's on, from our playgroup to our Sunday Services, including any changes to times, can be found on our calendar.



We run lots of one-off events and courses in the parish designed to help people deepen their faith and engage with the local community. 

Choir Page

Contact us

If you have an enquiry about a service you'd like to have or attend, hiring one of our spaces, or a pastoral need you want to talk about then please be in touch.

Contact us


Why not start your special day the right way?

Please come talk to us about your big day. To find out more visit the Church of England's weddings website or our own information page.

Wedding Enquiry

More about us

If you would like to know more about our building then please click here

To find our what we believe and how we worship then check out our page.

Who we are...


Come and talk to us about baptism (Christening) 

Baptism (christening) is an important step on the journey of faith. We are here to guide you through the process, whether it's for you or your little one.

Baptism Booking

On your radar...

Below you will find links to our latest articles, news and events.

Online Worship Resources

Worship at Home The church may have suspended public services, but that does not mean it has stopped offering worship. The daily round of morning and evening prayer, and the…

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday26th February @ 19:00 Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent – a time when we traditional reflect on the things that bind to world in a superficial way…

Helping us in our work...

We rely on the generosity of people like you to continue to serve the people of Clacton-on-Sea and Jaywick. Without your contribution we would not be able to run our playgroup, or help feed the homeless of our parish. To give online then scan the QR code here with your phones camera and follow the instructions. Alternatively follow this link.