The latest news from St. Peter's, Sowerby

Remembrance Sunday

Following the new lockdown regulations brought in on Thursday 5 November, we are once again unable to hold services of public worship, only being able to open at set times or by appointment for private prayer (please contact the churchwarden, Mr Ken Cuttle, to arrange). Sadly, this means there will be no Remembrance Sunday service […]

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Dates for October

Please note below some upcoming dates for special events in October – our doors are open to all who wish to join us. Saturday 3 October 9.30am Prayer Breakfast Our church is open to all who wish to come together to start the day, and a new month, in peace as we open our hearts and […]

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Dates for September

After an enforced very quiet few months, we turn the calendar to September and there are actually some special events marked on it: Prayer Breakfast Saturday 5th September 9.30am St Peter’s Church Rushbearing Service Sunday 6th September 10.00am There will still be a service at Church, but sadly the Rushbearing Cart will not be making […]

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And we’re back!

We had our first Eucharist (communion) service last Sunday following the re-opening of church for public worship and will be open each Sunday now at our normal time of 10.00am.  We managed to film last week’s service and share it on our Facebook page so if you would like to see how the new post-lockdown […]

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Good News

We are now in a position, following government & Church of England guidance, to open the church buildings for private prayer. Initially, this will be done an appointment only basis, with a designated contact person(s) for each of the 3 churches in the Ryburn Benefice (see poster attached). This is a tentative step forward and […]

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Coronavirus update

Our church buildings have been closed for all services, community groups and fundraising events since the current lockdown restrictions have been in place.  Further to the national easing of some restrictions earlier this week, we are continuing to follow advice given by the Bishop of Leeds and will remain closed for the foreseeable future in […]

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Coronavirus precautions

During the current coronavirus outbreak, we are closely following and taking note of updates from the Diocese of Leeds and the Church of England regarding church services and particularly the Eucharist service.  This is however a rapidly changing situation. For the present, all church services are continuing to go ahead with appropriate precautions in place.  […]

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