More than a stuffy Annual Meeting, Churches Together in Huddersfield Town Centre gather for a meal, some worship, an enlightening speaker and the smallest piece of business. See below for details.
Schools, MPs, faith leaders coming together to mark the International Day of Peace.
Huddersfield Parish Church. Easter Sunday. Fine weather – Outside for some liturgy. Wonderful, expressive music. A simple baptism knitted into the worship. A high altar Eucharist. Variety aplenty. Eggs for all at the end.
We began our Palm Sunday service outside in St. Peter’s Garden. Our palm crosses were blessed and we processed back into church. Congregation and children’s church then focussed on washing and Jesus command to wash each other.
To mark the outbreak of peace in Europe seventy years ago there will be a short service at Huddersfield Parish Church at which the Bishop of Huddersfield will preach a short homily. Then we will be gathering in St. Peter’s gardens where the Mayor of Kirklees, Coun. Ken Smith will address the gathering. At 11.00am…