Peace Lecture

In conjunction with the ‘Prayers for Peace’ post from yesterday, notification of another ‘peace’ event in Huddersfield. RESPONDING TO CONFLICT IN THE MIDDLE EAST with Paul Rogers. Thursday 8th October 2015 7.30pm at Friends Meeting House, Church Street, Paddock.

Civic Welcome At Huddersfield Parish Church

Next Saturday at 2.45pm the Mayor of Kirklees, Councillor Ken Smith is holding a ‘Civic Welcome’ to the first Bishop of Huddersfield, The Right Reverend Dr. Jonathan Gibbs to the area. A wide ranging congregation from the wider Huddersfield will witness this historic day for the town and surrounding districts.

Pop Up Cathedral Comes to Huddersfield

Wakefield Cathedral is going out and about, first stop Huddersfield Parish Church! Between 10am and 12noon on Monday 6th October, the Pop Up Cathedral will be outside the Parish Church giving out refreshments and collecting food donations for the Welcome Centre. In the coming days it will travel through our new diocese of West Yorkshire…

Back to Church Sunday and the ‘Popup Shop’.

As part of the ‘Popup Shop’ in the Packhorse Centre, Huddersfield posters are displayed and an invitations to come St.Peter’s this coming Sunday are being given to those who ask. We are supporting newly arriving students to the town, having conversations and highlighting the work of the people of Huddersfield Parish Church.

Christmas Nativity and Crib Services

Families and children wonder in the story of Christ’s birth as they take part in services at St.Peter’s during Christmas. In the first service, a Nativity scene is slowly built around the altar as the rest of the congregation sings the well known verses of ‘O Come All Ye Faithful.’ In the second, children informally…

Harvest Celebration

Yesterday we held our Harvest Celebration and as part of that  food donated for The Welcome Centre  in Huddersfield  –  and this morning they were delighted to receive our donations,  alongside those from other local churches, all of us reaching out to local people in need See more about their good work at http://thewelcomecentre.org/ Across…

West Riding Woodcarvers Display

If you haven’t visited already, you’ll be very pleased to hear that you still have time to come to St.Peter’s Parish Church and see the extraordinary display by the West Riding Woodcarvers Association. Created in aid of the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice in Huddersfield, the display shows the extraordinary and beautiful craft of the…

Diocesan Young Vocations Day.

Huddersfield Parish Church is hosting a ‘Young Vocation’s Day for the Diocese of Wakefield, the Deanery of Huddersfield and other interested individuals from the area – Saturday 2nd February – 12 noon to 2pm. The event will begin with a simple lunch and there will be hands on displayed around the theme of ‘Love is…?’ and ‘Who am…

Remembrance Parade and Service

Blue sky, bright sunshine and crisp, clear air. Perfect weather this year for a Remembrance Sunday parade and service. A parade that required two bands and with the main pathway in Greenhead Park lined with the general public. A Civic recollection of life, death and sacrifice. Memories focused for a brief time in a glorious…