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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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Prayer of the week

Almighty and everliving God,
increase in us your gift of faith,
so that, forsaking what lies behind
and reaching out to that which is before us,
we may run the way of your commandments
and win the crown of everlasting joy;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

Collect for Ordinary Sunday 9, A Prayer Book for Australia

Recent Sermons at St Peter's

Celebrating a great gift: Click for Stephen Duckett's sermon for Corpus Christi, May 26, 2016
Ascension Sermon: Click for Fr Richard's sermon for Ascension, May 5, 2016
Good Shepherd Sunday: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for Easter 4, April 17, 2016
Evangelism, God's Love and Fig Trees: Click for Fr Hugh's sermon for the Third Sunday in Lent, February 28, 2016

New on the St Peter's website

Click here to download the pewsheet for
Ordinary Sunday 9 (730 Kb....)

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Special Services in May

Ascension — Thursday 5 May
High Mass with Procession at 6.15 pm, followed by a meal.
Pentecost — Sunday 15 May
Usual Sunday Masses: High Mass with Procession at 11.00 am.
Trinity Sunday — Sunday 22 May
Usual Sunday Masses: High Mass with Procession at 11.00 am.
Corpus Christi — Thursday 26 May
High Mass with Procession of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction at 6.15 pm, followed by a meal.

Click here for further details...

Institute for Spiritual Studies

Retreat Weekend at TarrawarraFriday 29 April - Sunday 1 May
Fr Hugh Kempster and Bishop Graeme Rutherford will lead retreats. The event is fully booked, see the Events Page for details of Saturday attendance.
The AnchoressSaturday 14 May
Robyn Cadwallader is the author of the novel, The Anchoress, the story of a holy woman locked in a small cell to the side of a church. At 9.30 am in the hall.

Full details of the ISS program for 2016 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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