Harvest Thanksgiving Services

Join us for our Harvest Thanksgiving service at 10.30am where our preacher will be Rev Bryan Martin (St Anne’s, Dungannon). Come along at 6.30pm where our preacher will be Stuart Balmer (Knockbreda Parish). Everyone is very welcome.

Summer Church Services

Church Services continue during July and August as usual.  Tea and coffee after the 10.30am service.  There will be a service of the Lord’s Supper (traditional BCP) each Sunday in July and August at 9am.  Evening services continue at 6.30pm each week in the hall throughout July.  We will have some guest preachers in July.Continue reading “Summer Church Services”

Returning to church – Easter services

In-person church services begin again at Knockbreda on Good Friday at 7.30pm. We will be following the usual protocols and restrictions including social distancing so please email Bill if you are coming to church over the Easter weekend. Easter 2021 Our services for Holy Week this year begin at 7.30pm each evening and will beContinue reading “Returning to church – Easter services”

Holy Week Services

Joining with St Jude’s for HOLY WEEK 2018 The week before Easter is one of the most important weeks in the Christian calendar. The story it tells takes us to the person who is at the heart of our faith: Jesus Christ our Lord. This year, from 7:30pm on Monday 26 – Thursday 29 MarchContinue reading “Holy Week Services”

Harvest Appeal

You will have received a Harvest Appeal envelope with this month’s magazine. Maintenance and essential repairs to Parish property place constant pressure on our finances. In order to address deterioration and a potential safety hazard, the Select Vestry has agreed  that donations from this year’s Appeal will go towards the cost of much needed repairsContinue reading “Harvest Appeal”

Institution of Rev Bill Press

On June 26th Bishop Harold Miller instituted Rev Bill Press as Rector of Knockbreda Parish. The address was given by Rev Eddie Coulter who is an old friend of Bill’s and who, like Bill, is a past curate of Knockbreda Parish under our former Rector and Archdeacon of Down, Ven Philip Patterson. Bill was previously RectorContinue reading “Institution of Rev Bill Press”

Bishop Harold’s address at the funeral of Philip Patterson

Bishop Harold’s address at the funeral of Philip Patterson Friday 10 May 2013The funeral of our beloved friend, the Archdeacon of Down, The Ven Philip Patterson, took place at 11.00 am on Thursday 9 May, Ascension Day, in Knockbreda Parish Church, Belfast. Bishop Harold gave the address which is available for download as a PDFContinue reading “Bishop Harold’s address at the funeral of Philip Patterson”