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Ascension Day, Thursday 26th May, 8pm

Our Ascension Day service is being held at 8pm in the beautiful Crichton Collegiate Church, Pathhead. https://www.crichtonchurch.com/ The Clergy and Choir will be leading this service and all are very welcome! Please note that there are no services in St Peter’s that day. For more information, please contact the office: Email, stpetersedinburgh.org

Choral Evensong, Sunday 15th May, 6.30pm

At 6.30pm this Sunday, 15th May, we are delighted to be having our first Choral Evensong since the pandemic, and all are warmly welcome to this beautiful service! (For those who have found in the past that following the Prayer Book is difficult, a new Liturgy Book for Choral Evensong has been prepared.) The music,…

Community Meal: Saturday 14th May, 5pm

This community meal, funded by Building Bridges and hosted by St Peter’s Episcopal Church, will be prepared by a wonderful local Syrian family. Now that Hadil’s parents, Faten and Huda, have safely arrived from Aleppo, Syria, to live with Hadil’s family here in Edinburgh, this fund-raising event in partnership with Building Bridges, starts at 5pm. …

News & Views: May 2022

The May, 2022, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

St Peter’s Walking Group

The Walking Group is proving to be very popular, and all the walks to date have been much enjoyed by those who attended. The next walk is at 11am on Saturday 14th May. If you would like to receive emails with the information about the forthcoming Walking Group walks, or go on them, please just…

Readings, Collect & Year’s Mind for each week.

For those who wish to reflect themselves, this page has the Liturgy Books, Readings, Collect & Year’s Mind for each week. If you would like more information, please email the office, office@stpetersedinburgh.org Our latest magazine, News & Views, is available to download here: http://stpetersedinburgh.org/news-views Sunday 22nd May, Easter 6 Sunday 15th May, 2022, Easter 5 Sunday…

News & Views: April 2022

The April, 2022, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

News & Views: March 2022

The March, 2022, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Free Immigration Advice for Ukrainian Nationals & A Prayer for Peace

In light of the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, the Immigration Advice Service is offering Ukrainian nationals free immigration advice regarding their options to come to the UK. For anyone affected, all they need to do is visit their website here: https://iasservices.org.uk/visa-concessions-for-ukrainians-in-the-uk/ and fill out the contact form. A member of their team will then be in touch within…

News & Views: February 2022

The February, 2022, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Carol & Christmas Services, 2021

Some Christmas services were held in the church, and others on Zoom or YouTube. The Carol Service was held on Sunday 19th December on YouTube. The YouTube link to this is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEyvYPWVAnI (As a precaution, the choir had pre-recorded ‘live’ the music in Covid safe conditions, a couple of weeks before the service, just before…

Voice for Life Congratulations!

On Advent Sunday, 28th November, Rev Nick Wills was delighted to present the following Voice for Life Awards to our Junior Choristers: Medal and White Ribbon: Lennox Light Blue Ribbon: Emma Dark Blue Ribbon: Catherine Catherine was also Instituted as Head Chorister. Many congratulations to them all on all their commitment and hard work!

News & Views: December 2021 & January 2022

The December 2021, & January 2022 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This…

2021 Christmas Charity, The Woodland Trust

Our 2021 Christmas Charity was ‘The Woodland Trust, Couldoran Appeal’. In 2019 Woodland Trust Scotland bought a mountain, Ben Shieldaig near to Applecross in the West Highlands, to protect and restore the last fragments of temperate Atlantic rainforest clinging on there. Now unexpectedly Couldoran, the 4,500 estate next door, has come on the market and…

Welcome Event for Syrian Refugees

On Saturday 20th November, 2021, many volunteers came from both from St Peter’s and from Edinburgh City Mission to help with a special event to welcome Syrian Refugees. It was a truly lovely experience, with lots of children playing, delicious halal pizza and the chance to offer a warm welcome to them. During the day,…

News & Views, November, 2021

The November 2021, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here, (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) For previous magazines, please see https://stpetersedinburgh.org/news-views If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving…

News & Views: October, 2021

The October 2021, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Welcome to all Students!

In St Peter’s, our International Student Cafe is our active social group for students & young adults. It meets regularly for social events and discussions, and we’d love you to join it! St Peter’s also has many inter-generational groups including.: 4-part inter-generational choir with a stimulating varied repertoire from the Renaissance to present day Walking Group (Explore…

News & Views: September, 2021

The September 2021, issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…