St. James Orthodox Church
1651 Horizon Parkway, Suite 400, Buford, Georgia 30518
"Draw nigh to God, and He will draw nigh to you." (James 4:8)
WELCOME TO ST. JAMES!


St. James Orthodox Church is located in Buford, Georgia, in the northeast metropolitan Atlanta area. Founded in 2013, we are a quickly growing mission of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Our services are family-friendly and are celebrated in English.  We encourage you to visit and to discover for yourself the enduring appeal of the Eastern Orthodox faith.  "Come and see." (John 1:46)







06/19/16Pentecost 2016 -

Pentecost is one of the Great Feasts and is considered to be the highest ranking Great Feast of the Lord, second in rank only to Pascha. See pictures of how St. James celebrated this beautiful Feast!

05/01/16Good Friday and Pascha 2016 -

Christ is Risen! Truly He has risen!

Saint James celebrated a joyous and spiritually rewarding Pascha season. Check out our new photo from Holy Friday and Pascha here!

02/14/16Bishop Antoun comes to St. James! -

St. James is blessed to have His Grace Bishop Antoun visit our parish. We are thankful for his ongoing encouragement and many blessings as we continue to grow the house of the Lord! See the photos here.

Is it Possible to Pray Always?

Saint Paul tells us to "pray without ceasing." But is constant prayer even possible? And how should we even start? We'll look at simple ways to build our prayer so that our whole life can become an uninterrupted prayer, a joyful offering of praise to God

Five Ways to Jumpstart Your Spiritual Life

You probably know what you need to do to grow closer to Christ, but you're having trouble getting started. Here are 5 ways to jumpstart your spiritual life and start connecting with the Lord today!

Services & Events

Sunday Bulletin

Fr. Steven's Podcast series

The Life of the Church Today
The Life of the Church Today