Love in the Time of Coronavirus- Day 300

Warden’s blog, stardate 12/1/2020 (Day 300) Hello to all the friends of Huddersfield Parish Church, both local and further afield. Who would have thought that I’d be still writing a blog for HPC news and thoughts at Day 300 rather than us all meeting in person? It is even more important with the vaccine being…

Service Booklet for Spiritual Communion during Epiphany

As you may know we have taken the difficult decision to close the church building during this period of lockdown that began in January 2021. This decision has been taken in consultation with the Diocese of Leeds, the PCC and Staff Team and Public Health Kirklees. We are saddened by this necessity, but feel it…

Advent 2020 Service Booklet

During Advent the words used in our Sunday morning Eucharist are slightly different to other times of the year. If you’re attending our service in-person, or watching at home via our YouTube channel, you can download the Advent 2020 service booklet for your use during the service by clicking here. We look forward to seeing…

Advent Recommendations

If you’re still looking for a way of marking the season of Advent this year, here are some suggestions from the community here at Huddersfield Parish Church. Revd Graham Whitcroft, retired clergy colleague recommends: A BOOK: ‘The Volunteer’ by Jack Fairweather tells of a resistance volunteer going into Auschwitz to discover what’s going on and…

Advent Carol Service – Sunday 29th November, 4pm

Celebrate the beginning of the Advent season online with Huddersfield Parish Church! This Sunday, 29th November at 4pm we will be broadcasting our Advent Carol Service on our Facebook page and YouTube channel. Join the Revd. Canon Rachel Firth, Vicar of Huddersfield, and Huddersfield Parish Church choir in welcoming Advent in a service of traditional…

LOVE IN THE TIME OF CORONA: Day 250

Warden’s blog, stardate 23/11/2020 (Day 250) Hello to all the friends of Huddersfield Parish Church, both local and further afield. I hope you are all keeping well and coping in this second phase of lockdown. Clearly virus rates have been climbing and both admissions to hospital, and sadly deaths have been increasing again. Let us…

Kirklees Interfaith Week 2020

This year’s Interfaith Week is taking place from the 8th to the 15th November, but due to the coronavirus outbreak many of this year’s events will be held virtually. The HPC team will be participating in several of the events on the below flyer. Building relationships between faith communities is one of the key ways…

LOVE IN THE TIME OF CORONA: Day 229

Warden’s blog, stardate 02/11/2020 (Day 229) Hello to all my friends from St Peter’s and further afield. I hope you are all okay and keeping well. I know a number of people in the community have had a difficult time recently and we do hold them in our prayers. As always, please keep an eye…