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Rosters October 2022 November 2022

Church Fairs

St Peter's is well known for its Autumn and Christmas Fairs. Each has has a distinct character but both feature our iconic sausage sizzle, Pete's pantry and legendary raffles, not to mention baking, collectables, books and much more. Our Christmas fair is especially lively as it includes our very popular plant stall. Children, as usu

Choir

St Peter's has a small but dedicated choir directed by Garth Smith which enhances the liturgy and usually sings on the first Sunday of each month. Extra choristers from other church choirs, Palmerston North Choral Society and Renaissance Singers swell the ranks for special services such as Easter, Christmas, Patronal Festivals and other extraordinaty occasions. We combine with C

Lunchtime Concert Series

St Peter's has been holding lunchtime concerts since 2004 when the then Vicar, the Rev Jim Tait, thought these would an excellent community outreach opportunity The first concert was an organ recital by Alison Stewart on April 4th 2004. For the first year or so the concerts were mainly organ recitals, then evolved to include student recitals, and now include various local perfor

Pet Blessing

Annual St Francis Pet Blessing Service Every year in October on or near the feast of St Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, St Peter's holds a special service where you are encouraged to bring your pets in to be blessed.

Stir Up Sunday

Stir Up Sunday Stir-up Sunday is the Sunday immediately before Advent and our every year our custom is to prepare our Church Christmas Cake. The children in our parish feature in this as they all have a turn at stirring up the makings before going to Sunday School. The bowl remains in the chancel and everyone is invited to have a stir

Senior Luncheon

St Peter's hosts a Senior Luncheon once a month on the second Wednesday A dedicated catering team and volunteers within the parish prepares a delicious three course meal for any senior wishing to attend for $6 per head. As well as a tasty lunch there is the opportunity for some lively and joyful fellowship.

Sunday October 2

Feast of St Francis

8:00am Holy Communion (BCP)
10:00am Pet Blessing Service
10:00am Zoom Service

Queen Elizabeth

Everlasting God, we thank you for the life and service of Queen Elizabeth.
As we with give you thanks for the past,
we also look to you for the future,
praying for the work and witness of Charles, our new King.
May your truth and justice, harmony and fairness flourish among us;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Amen.

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St Peter's Online

September 30 - St Jerome
September 30 - Daily Offices
September 29 - St Michael & All Angels
September 27 - Martyrs of Melanesia
September 26 - Lancelot Andrewes
September 25 - 26th Ordinary Sunday
September 25 - St Sergius of Radonezh
September 18 - 25th Ordinary Sunday

St Peter's Blog

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The Fig Tree In The Garden
In My Father's House
The Ascension
Saint Aristobulus
Getting Married in a Church
Intimacy
The Night Train to Lisbon
Encounters On The Way
Birth Pangs of a New Age
Lovers in the Garden

229 Ruahine Street,
Palmerston North
Email: stpeters@inspire.net.nz
Phone: (06) 358 5403

Office Hours
Tuesday - Friday
9:00am to 12:00pm

229 Ruahine Street,
Palmerston North
Email: stpeters@inspire.net.nz
Phone: (06) 358 5403

Office Hours

Tuesday to Friday
9:00am to 12:00pm

Closed on Public Holidays

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