Welcome to Good Shepherd Catholic Parish in Madison, Wisconsin.
Thank you for visiting our website. We look forward to welcoming you in person at one of our two church locations St. James and St. Joseph where we know you will experience faith-filled sacraments with many opportunities for service, education and fellowship. May God bless you.
5:15 pm June-November - St. Joseph
5:15 pm December-May - St. James
8:30 am - St. James
10:45 am - St. Joseph
1:30 pm - St. Joseph (español)
7:00 pm - St. Joseph (español)
Monday: 7:00 pm - St. Joseph (español)
Tuesday: 8:00 am - St. Joseph
Wednesday: 8:30 am - St. James
Wednesday: 7:00 pm - St. Joseph (español)
Thursday: 8:00 am - St. Joseph
Friday: 7:15 am - St. James
Friday: 7:00 pm - St. Joseph (español)
Holy Days of Obligation:
Please refer to bulletin.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Saturday: 9:00-9:45 am - St. James
Saturday: 4:30-5:00 pm - St. Joseph Jun-Nov
Saturday: 4:30-5:00 pm - St. James Dec-May
Sunday: 7:45-8:15 am - St. James
Sunday: 6:00-6:45 pm - St. Joseph
Thursday: 6:00-6:45 - St. Joseph
ADORATION OF THE EUCHARIST
Tuesdays: following 8:00 a.m. Mass - St. Joseph
Wednesdays: 7:15-8:15 a.m. - St. James
Thursdays: 7:00 p.m. - St. Joseph (español)
Fridays: following 7:15 a.m. Mass - St. James
1128 St. James Ct.
Mon-Thu 9 am - 3 pm
Fri. 9 am -12 pm
St. Joseph Office
1905 W. Beltline Highway
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Parish Main Phone number:
Lent & Holy Week
Click here for Lenten Holy Hour & Confession times at Good Shepherd as well as Confession times for nearby parishes.
- Fr. David Carrano, Pastor
- Fr. Manuel Mendez, Parochial Vicar
- Heidi Gochee, Administrative Assistant
- Randall Enders, St. James School Principal
- Gary Wiley, Director of Evangelization
- Laura Koltes, Business Manager
- Landy Thomas, Youth Minister
- Denice Jimenez, Latino Ministry Coordinator
- Maria Sibri, Religious Education Coordinator
- Marie Ethen, Development Director
- Cynthia Schoettler, Parish Nurse
St. James School
St. James School Grades K-8 and Early Care Program
Our Early Care in Education (ECE) program at St. James School 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.
Our St. James School includes classes from Kindergarten-Grade 8.
Click on the email below to make email contact.
Email contact for St. James School
Fr. Dave's Homilies Podcast
From Bishop Hying: Into the Deep
Young Adult Ministry
We want to invite everyone in our parish ages 18-35 to join us each week to build community, dive into our faith, and commit ourselves to service.
We meet almost every Thursday at 7 pm, usually in the basement here at St. James, and usually with some sort of snack. There’s no obligation to attend each week, but we would love to see you there!
Upcoming January Events:
Jan. 12 Theology
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We are not accepting donations for Hidden Treasures at this time. We will resume accepting items the weekend of May 6 and 7.
RaiseRight Gift Cards
Good Shepherd Parish RaiseRight Program
Finally, BP RaiseRight (formerly Scrip) gift cards are available again. They are $50.00 cards. Scrip gift cards are 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 RaiseRight Email.