Welcome to Good Shepherd Catholic Parish in Madison, Wisconsin.  We
hope you will come and experience the joy of the Risen Christ with us. You can learn much about us through this site and we encourage you to view it often, as it updates frequently to reflect our many opportunities for faith filled sacraments, service, education and fellowship.

Week Day Mass Time Change: 

Starting in July, the Friday Mass at St. James will be at 7:15 a.m. We hope to serve more people who would like the opportunity to attend Mass before going to work.  When school resumes, the children will all attend Mass on Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m.

Eucharistic Adoration will follow 7:15 Mass on Fridays.

  • The Rosary is said the following times.
    Each Friday 9:30 after the 8:30 am Mass at our St. James Church.
    Each Sunday at 10:00 at St. Joseph Church.

Mass Times

Saturday at 5:15 pm
June-November - St. Joseph
December-May - St. James

8:30 am - St. James
10:45 am - St. Joseph
1:30 pm - St. Joseph (Misa en Español)
7:00 pm - St. Joseph (Misa en Español)

Tuesday: 8:00 am - St. Joseph
Wednesday: 8:30 am - St. James
Thursday: 8:00 am - St. Joseph
Friday: 8:30 am - St. James

Holy Days of Obligation:
Vigil: 5:15 pm - St. James
Holyday: 8:30 am - St. James, and
5:15 pm - St. Joseph

Saturdays at 9:15 am
St. Joseph: odd months
(Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov)
St. James: even months
(Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec)
Saturday 4:30-5:00pm at St. Joseph/St. James per Mass schedule
Sunday 7:45-8:15 am at St. James

Tuesdays-St. Joseph-following 8:00 a.m. Mass
Wednesdays-St. James 7:15-8:15 a.m.
Thursdays-St. Joseph-7:00 p.m.
Fridays-St. James 7:15-8:15 a.m.

St. James Catholic Church 1128 St. James Ct

St. Joseph Catholic Church

Office Hours

Rectory Office
1128 St. James Ct.
8:30 - 4:00, Mon-Fri
FAX 608-268-9929

St. Joseph Site
1905 W. Beltline Highway
ENGLISH (Denice Jimenez)
8:30 - 2:30, Mon
8:30 - 4:30, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri12:00-4:30 Mon-Thur
ESPAÑOL (Denice Jimenez):
8:30 - 2:30, Mon
8:30 - 4:30, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
FAX 608-268-9929

Apostolate for Persons with Disabilities "Day at the Duck Pond"Text

Apostolate for Persons with Disabilities "Day at the Duck Pond"

Knights of Columbus Madison Council 531 is pleased to help promote this "FREE"
event scheduled for Wednesday, July 13th.  The Apostolate (started at GSP/St James Church with Fr Campion) has planned a Prayer Service led by Bishop Hying at 11AM, an All You can Eat Lunch at 11:30AM and the first pitch of the Madison Mallards versus the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders will be at 12:35.  To get your free tickets contact the Apostolate Office in advance, call 608-821-3050.

SCRIP Gift Cards-





Good Shepherd Parish Scrip Program

Finally, BP Scrip gift cards are available again.  They are $50.00 cards.  We still have 3 K and A Greenhouse Scrip gift cards available for purchase before and after the weekend Masses on Saturday at 5:15 pm and Sunday at 8:30 am and 10:45 am. See below a link to view all of the cards available for immediate purchase.  If you any questions, please contact the Scrip Email.

Click on this link of 2021 Summary of Scrip Program for information about sales and earnings for the 2021 calendar year.

Click Here For a Listing of the Scrip Inventory
Available for Immediate Purchase

Hidden Treasures

Hidden Treasures
Has Begun Collecting

Hidden Treasures is now collecting your donated items.  You can bring them to either the large containers that are inside the St. James School doors or down the hallway at St. Joseph Church.
Thank you for your donations.
 The Hidden Treasures Team


St. James School

St. James School  Grades K-8 and Early Care Program 
Our Early Care in Education (ECE) program at St. James School is meeting with students in person.  The program opens at 7:30 a.m.  Monday through Friday and closes at 5:30 p.m.  
 For more information about either our Early Care Program or our K-8 School program, you call the school at 608-268-9935.

Click on the email below to make email contact.
Email contact for St. James School

St. James School Website

Hearing Loop

Hearing Loop System

Now available at our St. James Church.
You can pick up one of the transistor units along with head phones from the box on the counter in the vestibule of the church.
This system has an immediate improvement for the user.
Transistors and ear plugs are available for anyone to use.
You can ask any usher for help.