Church of England Diocese of Manchester Swinton and Pendlebury

Parish Organisations

Youth organizations : We have attached to our church or parish Rainbows, Brownies, and Guides, and a parish branch of the Girls' Friendly Society.

There is a Saint Peter's branch of the Mothers' Union, which usually meets at 7.30 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month. 

We have a parish-based Cell of the Society of Our Lady of Walsingham (programme below) and a parish-based Ward of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament (programme below). 

Society of Our Lady of Walsingham programme (7.30 p.m., second Wednesday of the month except in July, at Saint Peter's) :

January 8          Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary with Shrine Prayers

February 12      Mass of the Holy House & homily

March 11           Stations of the Cross, walked with Our Lady

April 8                 Mass & Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary

May 13                Sprinkling with water from the well at Walsingham & Night Prayer

June 10                Solemn First Evening Prayer of Corpus Christi & Benediction

July                       Summer Outing

August 12            Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary, with meditations

September 9       Vespers of Our Lady & homily

October 14           Mass of the Holy House & homily

November 11       Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary, with scripture readings, by candlelight

December 9         Mass of Saint Juan Diego, Devotions of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Refreshments at the rectory afterwards.

Dates for the parish pilgrimage to Walsingham are on the Pilgrimages page. 

CBS programme (7.30 p.m., usually third Thursday of the month, at Saint Peter's)

February 20         Mass & address

March 19              Mass of the feast day of Saint Joseph & address

April 16                 Stations of the Resurrection & Benediction

May 21                 Ascension Day : Solemn Mass at Saint Peter's

June 18                 Mass & address

June 20                 National Festival at Saint Stephen, Gloucester Road, London

July 16                   Vespers & Benediction

September 17 or 24  Mass & address

October 22            Liturgy of Healing & Benediction

November 19        Requiem Mass

December 17        Evensong & Benediction, with the Bishop of Manchester preaching