Christmastide in Saint Peter’s
Listen now to this year’s Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
Recorded 24 December, 2017;Director of Music and Organist: David Hoskins; Carol A Poetic Vision, composer and soloist Agnes Beamish; Carol O Holy Night, Soloist: Arnold Bachop
And listen in to our first Epiphany Carols Service – in the style of Nine Lessons and Carols, it is likely to become another favourite of our liturgical year.
Recorded 7 January, 2018; Director of Music and Organist: David Hoskins
If you would like to support Saint Peter's but are not able to attend our services to make an offering, you can donate here.
Don’t miss out on this year’s Film Series
Next up, a film about respect for the dead. – click on the poster for a larger version to read more details.
Long standing parishioners Lesley and Buster Sinclair are moving out of town. We said goodbye during the 10.30 Service on 31 December. You can watch here.
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 : 2018 Film Series Still Life: A film about respect for the dead.
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 : 2018 Film Series The Big Short : why the global financial crisis happened
Wednesday, 7 February 2018 : 2018 Film Series City of Gold (Seek and Devour): A documentary about Los Angeles film critic Jonathan Gold
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 : 2018 Film Series Alex McCowen’s solo performance of Mark’s Gospel: Part 1
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 : 2018 Film Series Alex McCowen’s solo performance of Mark’s Gospel: Part 2
The December edition is now available online. Printed copies areavailable in Church while they last, but you get it first and forever online! See below how to get a handy email when each new issue is available.
Our Printed Heritage page now includes all available issues up to January of 1962.
Click on any image to view a video of the event.
Visit of our new Bishop
Our new Bishop was installed on 22 September. On the 23rd he led hist first Diocesan Synod (which was held at Saint Peter's) and on the 24th he preached and celebrated our 10.30am Service.
Removing the Holy Cross memorial windows
On 16 December, 2016 four memorial windows were removed from Holy Cross and prepared for relocation at Saint Peter’s.
Night Skies over the Third Reich
On Tuesday, 31 January, Saint Peter’s hosted Archdeacon Neville Selwood. Over 45 people listened to him talk with Vicar Hugh Bowron about his experiences as a Lancaster navigator during World War 2.
You can see the archdeacons’s recollections of his time in Bomber Command here in High Definition.
Choral EvensongOn 17 July, the Choir of St Paul’s Cathedral visited Saint Peter’s and sang Choral Evensong and Benediction, with Rachmaninov’s Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in the original Church Slavonic. Another wonderful special Service which you can see below.
We also have videos available of:
- the Diocesan Synod Service
- the 150th Anniversary Solemn Sung Eucharist
- Bishop Victoria Matthews’ sermon at the 150th Anniversary Service
- A documentary of highlights from the 150th Anniversary weekend - including, in full, Our Vicar’s talk on Colourful Past Vicars of Saint Peter’s
Check the ‘Services at Saint Peter’s‘ page in the menu for video of the Services and sermon. The 150th Anniversary Highlights video is available here.
Sunday Serenade, June 2017
A concert of British art music raised over $700 for the woodhouse Memorial Window.
See the Sunday Serenade photo’s now.
Our Printed Heritage
An additional issue of our early parish magazines is added to our online archive each month when The Rock is published..
All those from December 1952 (the earliest one) to this month in 1960 are now available.
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