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Welcome to St Peter's Eastern Hill, Melbourne Australia
Parish church of the City since 1847
St Peter's is a place of soul-stirring liturgy, challenging preaching, fine music,
concern for issues of justice and peace - and it is a place of warm care
and welcome: a community gathered in the name of the Lord.
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Melbourne time: 10:55 Thursday 26 November, 2015 You are visitor 496134

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Prayer of the week

Stir up, we pray you, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people,
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

Collect for Christ the King, A Prayer Book for Australia

Recent Sermons at St Peter's

I Believe in the Communion of Saints: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for All Saints' Day, November 1, 2015
Falling Upward: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for Ordinary Sunday 29, October 18, 2015
The Tongue of the Speechless: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for Ordinary Sunday 23, September 6, 2015
On Love: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for Ordinary Sunday 14, July 5, 2015


Handel's Messiah will be performed in the church at 7.30 pm on Saturday 5 December. Download a flyer here....(950 Kb).

New on the St Peter's website

Click here to download the pewsheet for
Christ the King (1100 Kb....)

The Parish has launched a new YouTube channel: Visit the UTube channel here.

The Bookroom has some great reads for the spring of 2015 in stock. Click for a selection...

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Special Services in November

All Saints — Sunday 1 November
High Mass with Procession at 11.00 am.
All Souls — Monday 2 November
Solemn Requiem Mass at 6.15 pm.
Christ the King — Sunday 22 November
Combined High Mass at 10.00 am, followed by the Parish AGM in the hall.
Advent Sunday — Sunday 29 November
Usual Sunday masses. Litany in procession at 11.00 am High Mass.

Click here for further details...

Institute for Spiritual Studies

Using the Scriptures TodayThursday 22 October
The Rev'd Dr Charles Sherlock will discuss the way in which the Bible is actually used by Anglicans today. 7.30 pm in the hall.
God for a secular ageSaturday 21 November
The Rev'd Dr Sarah Bachelard will lead this Saturday morning seminar during which she will explore the metaphor of 'ground' and connect this with contemplative spiritual practice. In the parish hall from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm.

Full details of the ISS program for 2015 can be seen here...

Phone: +61 3 9662 2391, Fax: +61 3 9662 2400.

St Peter's Eastern Hill,
15 Gisborne Street,
Melbourne VIC 3002, AUSTRALIA

The church is open daily from 7 am to 6 pm for prayer, rest and quiet.

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