St Peter's values the rich tradition of our Anglican heritage. Services are based on A New Zealand Prayer Book, or the older Book of Common Prayer (BCP).
8:00am: Holy Communion
A service of Holy Communion taken from the Book of Common Prayer. This is a quiet service, normally without hymns, except for special times i
2 August 2020 - 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Notices Opening Hymn: All people that on earth do dwell Sentence of the Day Collect Readings Gradual Hymn: Be thou my vision
The Transfiguration of the Beloved Son - August 6
The transfiguration was an important festival in the eastern church by the eighth century. In the west, the festival was introduced much later and became common only when Pope Callistus III ordered its observance to commemorate the victory over the Turks at Belgrade on 6 August 1456.
26 July 2020 - 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Notices Opening Hymn: Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven Sentence of the Day Collect Readings Gradual Hymn: All My Hope on God is Founded
As part of the customs in our church, the altar frontals, ribbons in the Bible on the lectern and the hanging on the pulpit are changed according to the season of the church or the celebration that is taking place. Faye Davenport has provided a handy guide to what colour is used and when. Keep this guide handy and you will understand when there is a change to the colours.