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Welcome to St Peter's

St Peter's Traditions


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

Christmas Nativity

Our world of darkness waits for the Christ-light Gently kindling a new birth of hope Watching, waiting, awakening a new birth of hope. Phil Porter and Elaine Kirkl

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.

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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