welcome to our website

Thank you for visiting! We look forward to hosting you in person.  We are the local Orthodox Christian Church in central Maryland. All are welcome at St. James Orthodox Church, whether you are a member of the Orthodox faithful or curious about Orthodox Christianity. Learn more about our parish on the About Us  page.   


Additional links

Photo Albums  click here to view our photo albums.

Podcasts  by Ancient Faith Ministries.  Daily Podcasts available including  Saint  Of The Day, Faith Encouraged Daily, The Path and The Morning Offering.

Join our Newsletter!

weekly Services

Matins, Sunday mornings at 8:50 a.m.

Divine Liturgy, Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.

Vespers, Saturday evenings at 5:00 p.m.

upcoming events


Fri. Nov 15th

Nativity Fast Begins click here for more info.

Community Drives

Canned Food Drive

We will be collecting canned foods through Sunday, Dec. 29th to benefit the Food Bank of the Caring & Sharing ministry in Taneytown.

Collection Dates 11/24, 12/1 and 12/8

View the St James calendar  for a complete list 

of services and events.

PDFs files can be downloaded below.

Saint James

Click Here  to learn

about our Patron Saint.

30 YORK ST TANEYTOWN MD 21787  | 443-821-7246