Church of England Diocese of Blackburn St. Peter and St. Paul Rishton


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01254 883996

Getting here

Welcome to St Peter and Paul's, Rishton. Our church has been a place of prayer and worship, study and teaching, love and fellowship here in our town for well over 100yeras. Built in 1877 to serve the growing needs of the village, St Peter and Paul's strives to do the same today by 'being here for Christ and there for others', our parish motto. 

We gather on the following days and times for worship

Sunday 9am Eucharist, 10.30am Sung Eucharist with Junior Church

Wednesday 7pm Eucharist

Thursday 10am Eucharist 

Morning prayer is said on numerous days during the week, major feast days are kept with a celebration of the Eucharist and the seasons of Christmas and Holy Week and Easter kept with due solemnity. Please contact us for details of events this week or visit our facebook page. 


Baptisms/Christenings, Weddings- Fr Chris is usually avaliable from 6pm until 6.45pm on a Wednesday evening in church to take bookings for baptisms or to discuss any other matter, simply come along. 

Blackburn Road

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