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Mercy Ships, 2022 Christmas Charity

One of our members, Phil Booth, is spending a year working as an Engineer for ‘Mercy Ships’, our Christmas Charity. It is a Christian charity that operates hospital ships, bringing life-changing surgical and medical care to communities which would otherwise be without them, and where healthcare is very limited or sometimes non-existent. The largest charity-run…

Christmas Services, 2022

Our Christmas 2022 Services are: November 27, 5pm. Tree Lighting Ceremony to mark the start of Advent. https://stpetersedinburgh.org/tree-lighting-ceremony-sunday-27th-november December 18, 6.30pm. Carol Service: A service of Lessons and Carols https://stpetersedinburgh.org/carol-service-sunday-18th-december-2022-at-6-30pm December 24, 11.30pm. Midnight Communion with Carols  December 25, 10.45am. Holy Communion for Christmas Day with Carols (There is no 9am service on Christmas Day) January 1,  10.45am. Holy Communion…

Carol Service, Sunday 18th December, 2022, 6.30pm

A service of Lessons and Carols following the Christmas story. The Christmas music will include both congregational Carols, and those sung by the choir. All are very welcome! Our 2022 Christmas Charity is ‘Mercy Ships’, and there will be a retiring collection for this appeal after all our Advent and Christmas services. https://stpetersedinburgh.org/mercy-ships-christmas-charity Donations can…

Thank You!!

Earlier this year, Catherine, our Head Chorister, designed and painted a beautiful sunflower in watercolour. Having had 100 copies printed as greetings cards, she then sold them to the congregation and friends. Catherine generously decided to donate all the profits of these cards to help the Ukrainian family that our Rector and his wife, Nick…

Students / Young Adults

We have a lively group of college/university Students and Young Adults and we have put together a fun schedule of activities for the term. Please find the key dates below and note that we have also included the last St Peter’s Walking Group walk in the schedule, as young adults/students are warmly invited to these,…

Choral Evensong

Choral Evensong is usually held on the last Sunday of the month. The next one is at 6.30pm on Sunday, 29th January, 2023, and all are warmly welcome to this beautiful service! Dates for future services of Choral Evensong: 2023; on 29th January, 26th February, 26th March, 30th April, 28th May, 25th June. The Music…

News & Views, November, 2022

The November, 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 has posed…

Alec Mann (1951-2022)

We are deeply saddened at the recent sad and unexpected death of Alec Mann (1951-2022). Alec was a faithful member of St Peter’s, and amongst a variety of things was a stalwart and very keen member of the St Peter’s Walking and Monday Groups. He had the most amazing historical and factual knowledge of Edinburgh, and kept our…

News & Views, October, 2022

The October, 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 has posed…

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. If you would like to receive emails with the information about the forthcoming Walking Group walks, or go on them, please email the office for more details! Email; office@stpetersedinburgh.org 2022 walks; Saturday…