Advent and Christmas 2022

Video : Advent - a Time of Preparation 

Christmas Video from Diocese of Leeds

 Christmas Organ Music | Friesach, Strassburg & York Minster played by Richard McVeigh
Holy Family

Here is the Christmas Story re-told for children     


Christmas Services 2022

You will find all our Advent and Christmas services 2022 on the Calendar,  but here is a summary







 1st Sunday in advent


 Sunday 27th November 9:15am

 Holy Communion Revd Michelle Petch will lead the service and Mr John Mothersdale will preach.


 2nd Sunday in Advent 


Sunday 4 December 9:15am 

 All Age Holy Communion. Toy service and Parade when gifts of new unwrapped toys will be received to send on to the Salvation Army in Brighouse. Revd Michelle Petch will lead the service.

The uniformed Organisations will parade. (check)

A service for all the family




 3rd Sunday in Advent


 Sunday 11 December 9:15am

 Holy Communion. Revd Michelle Petch will lead the service and Mr Alan Hoggard will preach.


 4th Sunday in  Advent


 Sunday 18 December 9.15am

 Holy Communion led by Revd Graham Smith 




 Sunday 18 December 3.00pm

Sunday 18 December7.00p

 Christingle Service and Nativity for all the family led by Revd Michelle Petch. Followed by refreshments and mince pies 

Christingle Poster

A Yorkshire Christmas with Rastrick voices at St John's. Followed by refreshments and mince pies 







Christmas Eve


 Saturday 24th December 7.00pm

 Candlelit Nine Lessons and Carol Service led by Revd Michelle Petch







Christmas Day            


Sunday 25th December 9:15 am

 All Age Communion at St Matthew's







Christmas Day


 Sunday 25th December 11:00 am

 All Age Communion at St. John's



New Year's Day 



Sunday 1st January 

10:30 am


Joint Benefice All Age Communion at St  Matthew's
















We wish you a peaceful and joyful Christmas.