Sermon for Easter 6 by Revd Amanda

Below you can find the text for Revd Amanda’s sermon for the 6th Sunday of Easter, based on the Bible readings for that day of John Chapter 14:23-29 and Acts 16:9-15. The image above depicts the meeting of Paul and Lydia from the Acts reading. Today’s passages gives witness to the power of God in…

Sermon for Racial Justice Sunday – Canon Rachel, 13.02.2022

This week’s readings are 1 Corinthians 15.12-20 and Luke 6.17-26 To view the video of Lord Boateng’s speech to the General Synod this week in London which Canon Rachel refers to in this sermon follow the link here. I wonder if I asked you to picture the average Anglican, who you would picture?  What would…

Epiphany – Sermon and Bible Study Resources

Please see below Revd Canon Rachel’s sermon from the 10am service on Sunday January 9th. These readings and sermon will be used as a starting point for our online Bible Study on Wednesday January 12th (7pm on Zoom). If you would like to join the bible study please contact office@huddersfieldparischurch.org or call on 01484 427964….

Epiphany – House Blessing

This Sunday (January 9th) we will be encouraging people to mark the doors of their homes with chalk and ask God’s blessing on them for the year. This is a relatively recent tradition in our corner of the church, but it represents a desire to connect our everyday lives to our faith. When we bless…

Living Generously – by Revd Canon Rachel

On Sunday October 10th, as our week of focussed prayer and reflection as a community on generosity and vision for our church came to an end, the Vicar preached the following sermon.  October 10th also marked Rev’d Canon Rachel’s induction as our Vicar following from here initial licensing on Zoom in April 2020. As I look…

CORONAVIRUS Update

October 2022 – These are our current procedures for regular worship. Any larger events with high numbers will be individually risk assessed with infection control as a key consideration.  We continue to keep a vigilant eye on local figures and take advice from Kirklees Public Health team.  Current Covid Procedures Refreshments  Coffee/tea are served after…

Vacancy: Part Time Accounts Clerk / Office Administrator

Huddersfield Parish Church requires: Part Time Accounts Clerk / Office Administrator Duties: Administration of Church Office Communication with the public and others. Book-keeping & Accounts Banking Payroll (Sage) Gift Aid administration Experience / Qualifications required: General office administration Computerised Accounts, Payroll, Word, Publisher and Excel Terms of work: 22.5 hrs / week 9.30 – 2.30…

Explore Churches initiative recognises Huddersfield Parish Church

Explore Churches, a new initiative by the National Churches Trust, has added Huddersfield Parish Church to its list of churches in the United Kingdom that are worthy of exploration. St. Peter’s listing on the Explore Churches website notes the church’s “captivating architecture”, “spectacular stained glass”, “glorious furnishings” and “enchanting atmosphere.” Designed by Mr. J.P. Pritchett…

Last Night of the Proms at Huddersfield Parish Church

Come and join the Choir of Huddersfield Parish Church and Emley Brass Band for a Last Night of the Proms spectacular! This promises to be a fun filled afternoon of family friendly music and fun, with plenty of opportunities for flag waving and even joining in the singing. Fabulous brass band music including themes from…