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Welcome to St Peter's

St Peter's Traditions

St Peter's regrets that all these activities have been postponed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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

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. This year, our Pet Blessing will take place on 4 October 2020 which is also

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 on their way to receiving Com

Bible Sunday

National Bible Sunday is an occasion when the our 400+ year old Bible is removed from its case, reverently paraded to the altar and the Gospel is read from it.  

Christmas Nativity

Our beautiful Nativity figurines appear every year and are displayed beneath the altar during the Season of Christmas. They are made from Italian Alabaster and consist of Mary, Joseph and the Christchild lying in the crib.There are three wise men and three shepherds, one with a dog and another with a flute and the animals are a donkey and a cow.

St Peter's Anglican Church

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

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
9:00am to 11:00am

Closed on Public Holidays.

Services on Sunday 25 October

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

8:00am Holy Communion (BCP)

10:00am Eucharist (ANZPB)

Online: Service of the Word

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

Office Hours

Monday to Friday
9:00am to 11:00am

Closed on Public Holidays

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