“At St Peter’s we aim to be a place where God’s love works for all”

Explore our site and find information about the church and it’s history

and an insight into the worship and activities which take place here.

You can now donate to our church funds by scanning the QR code opposite with your smartphone camera app.

 

Or, if you don’t have a smartphone, simply follow this LINK

 

Regular Weekly Services:

Sundays:

8:00 am – HOLY EUCHARIST. 
10:00 am – PARISH EUCHARIST.

The Church’s family worship at which children are welcome.

SUNDAY SCHOOL : postponed until further notice 

Wednesdays:

10:00 am – HOLY EUCHARIST. Saints & Holy days as announced.

Thursdays:

9:00 am. Morning Prayer in the All Souls’ Chapel

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT SOCIAL DISTANCING AND OTHER COVID -19 SAFETY MEASURES ARE IN PLACE AT ALL THESE SERVICES

 

Take a virtual tour

The east window shows the Transfiguration of Jesus (Mark 9:2), and was installed in 1951 to a design by Lutyens as the church celebrated it’s centenary. 

Who's Who

Get to know everyone at St Peter’s. 

Join In

Here at St Peter’s, we have many groups and activities that welcome people of all ages to join in with or become actively involved. 

24/01/21: Vicar’s Retirement date announced.

The Bishop issued a formal notice, that our Vicar,

Rev Peter H Smith,

will retire on Sunday April 11th 2021

after celebrating the 10:00am Eucharist.

Peter & Lorraine have been with us for six years

and will continue living in Chorley.

Lockdown: Church services update.

05/01/21 – Thankfully we are still able to have all our usual services,

you are most welcome to join with us;

but please maintain all Covid-safe rules:

Social Distancing, gel hands in and out of church, wear face coverings,

no mixing with other households.

Click here for Diocesan Guidelines

05/01/21 New government Lockdown restrictions on Occasional Offices:

Number of people allowed to attend are:  

 Weddings = 6* 

*does not include the minister or other church workers. (i.e. Organist, Verger)

Baptisms  = 40 max here at St Peter’s, due to size of church

  Funerals = 30** (15 at Burial of Cremated remains)

** does not include the minister or other church workers. (i.e. Organist, Verger)

 Follow this link to access the Church of England’s full guidance.

 

 Click text below to view our latest Holy Communion Service:

Third Sunday of Lent, 7th March 2021

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If you have a Safeguarding concern 

please contact one of the designated Safeguarding Officers

whose details can be found in the Safeguarding Who’s Who below: 

 

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St Peter’s Church roof is alarmed

Through the ‘Hands Off Our Church Roofs’ campaign, we’re determined to do all we can to reduce metal theft.

St Peter’s Church Supports Fairtrade

Find out more about Fairtrade visit: www.fairtrade.org.uk

Officially a Child Friendly Church

St Peter’s Church has been certified as a Child Friendly Church by the Diocese of Blackburn.

To arrange Baptisms, Weddings & Funerals

Contact Us

If you have a question or would like to get in touch, please use the form below or email us at vicarstpeter@gmail.com

Alternatively, you can telephone us on 01257 433308

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