7:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist/Rite I: This service is a celebration of the Rite I Liturgy with the use of historic and traditional language. This service does not include music.
9:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II, with Children’s Liturgy: This is a family-friendly service with traditional worship and music, and a concurrent Children’s Liturgy. Children ages 4 and up are invited at the beginning of the service to process out with adult leaders for age-appropriate engagement with Scripture, singing, a creedal statement, and prayers. They return for the Celebration of Holy Eucharist, and receive communion with their families.
11:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist/Rite II: This service is a formal celebration of the Holy Eucharist in the traditional manner of the Episcopal church. This service includes our parish choir, during the school year, who lend their voices in singing the psalms, hymns and other service music. The nursery is also available during this service.
6:00 p.m. Santa eucharistía en español: This celebration of the Holy Eucharist is conducted in Spanish. It is a part of St. Peter’s Hispanic ministry. It also serves as an avenue for non-Spanish speakers to connect with the liturgy as well as our Hispanic parishioners.
12:30 p.m. Midday Prayer with the Canterbury College Ministry: Held at the Paris-Yates Chapel on the University of Mississippi campus, this is a short service that provides a time of peace in the middle of the week for students, faculty, and staff.
5:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist/Healing Service: At this service, we combine the sacramental rite of “laying on of hands” with the sacrament of the Holy Eucharist, asking for healing and to be fed at God’s altar. The laying on of hands, and anointing with oil, has long been seen as a sacramental act of healing in the Episcopal Church. This service is followed by dinner in the Parish Hall.
5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist/Rite II/Canterbury Service: This service is geared toward the University of Mississippi’s student community “the Episcopal Church at Ole Miss.” This service is a gathering of students, faculty and others, who wish to attend and participate in the celebration of the Holy Eucharist. Our college Chaplain leads this service, which includes music led by a guitarist.
5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist at the Church of the Nativity, Water Valley
St. Peter’s is offering pastoral and parochial support to Church of the Nativity in the growing town of Water Valley. Nativity reorganized and reopened her doors in 2016 with the Bishop’s blessing and approval after being dormant for nearly 13 years. The community currently gathers for a weekly Vigil Celebration of Holy Eucharist at 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays.
8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer in the Nave