Vigil for Peace

Join us on Saturday 25th February as the community of Huddersfield meets to mark one year since the Russian invasion and pray for peace in Ukraine. People of all faiths and none are invited to stand in solidarity together as we hear stories from those affected, hear music from the local community, light candles and…

HPC Peace Ceremony

Tues 6 November at Huddersfield Parish Church. Thoughts about the outbreak of peace 100 years ago. Remembrance and the call to ‘Peace’.

Peace Ceremony Artwork

Huddersfield Parish Church will continue to display art work from Thursday’s Peace Ceremony – work from Beaumont Primary Academy, Linthwaite Clough School, Spring Grove School and Woodley School. Also see the report in the Huddersfield Examiner – just click on the link! Examiner Article. St Peter’s is Open Daily – 8.30am – 4.00pm

Mourning and Supporting Manchester

HPC is open with a condolence book. At tea-time, from 4.30pm there is a gathering, words spoken at 5pm. Any faith or none. It is always the hardest to speak of peace in the midst of violence.

Celebration of Peace

Schools, MPs, faith leaders coming together to mark the International Day of Peace.  

Vigil for Peace

Vigil for Peace in response to the Paris attacks and other atrocities in the world. At very short notice people from Huddersfield Interfaith Council, Kirklees Faith Forum and Churches Together in Huddersfield Town Centre came together to hold a Vigil for Peace at Huddersfield Parish Church. Represented among those gathered were: Pakistani Christian, Muslim, Society…

Response to Violence

Dear Friends, In response to the events yesterday in Paris we are inviting you to come together to pray for peace and to light a candle if you so wish in St Peter’s – Huddersfield Parish Church, tomorrow, Sunday 15th November 2015 at 6.30pm.  The Vigil will last about half an hour, and we invite…

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.

V.E. – Celebration of Peace

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…