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Advent 2017

The Second Sunday

of Advent

December 10, 2017

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10 December Advent 2 Year B


The Holy Eucharist: Rite I

8 AM  St. Edmund's Chapel

The Choral Holy Eucharist: Rite I

10 AM Church

A Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols 

4 PM Church

10 December Lessons and Carols Booklet

The Right Reverend Johncy Itty

Celebrant and Preacher

Mark Engelhardt

Organist and Director of Music






Bible Study continues on Sundays between services and on Tuesdays at 10:30am. All are invited!

The “Greening of the Church” will be this morning following the 10am Eucharist. YOUR ASSISTANCE is needed to decorate the church for Advent and Christmastide. All volunteers, including youth and Boy Scouts, are invited to help!

The Parish Choir will sing the traditional Candlelight service of Lessons and Carols this afternoon, December 10 at 4pm. The originally scheduled concert featuring J. S. Bach’s Cantata No. 140 and Respighi’s “Laud to the Nativity” has been rescheduled for Sunday, January 28th.

eVoco Women’s Ensemble will present their Winter Concert “Virtues and Dieties” at St. Peter’s next Sunday, December 17 at 4pm. See details on page 5.

Opportunities Abound For St. Peter’s Mission Outreach


  • The Ongoing Food Pantry Wish List for this week includes these items: Non-perishable foods that can be opened and eaten, especially cereal, tuna fish, soup beans, mac&cheese, corned beef hash, canned chicken, canned ravioli, spaghetti O’s, etc.
  • The Angel Tree is up and we are now receiving names for children in families that need assistance for Christmas. Please speak with Anne Perry or Sal to make requests or if you have any questions, and please take a name to help make someone’s Christmas brighter.




— December and January at St. Peter’s —


Sunday, December 10 - Festival of Lessons and Carols by Candlelight - 4pm

Sunday, December 17 - eVoco Women’s Ensemble - 4pm

Sunday, December 24 - Fourth Sunday of Advent AND Christmas Eve

Holy Eucharist Rite I for the Fourth Sunday of Advent - 8am

Christmas Pageant and Family Eucharist for Christmas Eve - 10am

Festival Choral Eucharist for Christmas Eve - 9pm

Monday, December 25 - Holy Eucharist with Carols for Christmas Day- 10am


Sunday, January 21 - Patronal Festival Eucharist and Annual Parish Meeting - 9am

Sunday, January 28 - Music at ST. Peter’s presents the Parish Choir and Orchestra in Concert

Bach - Cantata No. 140 & Respighi - Laud to the Nativity - 4PM




Publicity Poster L and C 2017

 eVoco Womens December 2017





Bible Study: Tuesdays at 10:30 am

Parish Office is open Monday through Thursday 9:30 am until 2 pm.


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