St. Peter’s Château d’Oex
in the Pays d’EnHaut region of the Swiss Alps
Services in August 2016
Sunday, 14 August at 17h30
Holy Communion: Revd. Elizabeth Bussmann
Sunday, 21 August at 17h30
Evening Prayer: Revd. Clive Atkinson
Sunday, 28 August at 17h30
Evening Prayer – Revd. Elizabeth Bussmann
Venue: St. Peter’s
49 Grand Rue, Château d’Oex
Meet our Pastors
PastorClive has been Pastor of St. Peter’s and All Saints Church Vevey since October 2003. He is originally from Northern Ireland and is married to Yvonne. They have two children, Jacob and Rebekah. When he’s not working, you will find him up a mountain either with a bike or a set of skis.
Environmental Officer for the Diocese in Europe
Originally from Sussex, GB. Resigned as Rector of two parishes near Guildford in 2014 when she and her husband returned to Switzerland. Elizabeth and Eddie now live near Spiez with Monty, their Golden Retriever who also often attends St Peter’s! Elizabeth is the Environmental Officer for the Diocese in Europe.
The bible compares human life to a journey. Each journey has a beginning, a middle and an end. Along the journey there are a number of significant events where we as a church can offer specific support and assistance.
Baptism and Thanksgiving
St. Peter’s Blog
On Sunday 29, and Monday 30 May 2016, St. Peter’s Church, Château d’Oex organised a WWI centenary event to remember the sick and wounded prisoners of war, from many nations, who were transferred to Switzerland for internment, under the auspices of the Red Cross (ICRC).read more
St. Peter’s was one of thirty or so English churches built in Switzerland during the last quarter of the 19th century, when thousands of British people began to discover the beauty of this country.read more
Giving to St. Peter’s
Pink payment slips are available in the entrance hall of St. Peter’s. You can also request some from the treasurer, Guy Girardet, firstname.lastname@example.org
You can make a bank transfer to St. Peter’s Church Château d’Oex
Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
IBAN CH08 0076 7000 K055 3316 0
UK residents can make a contribution via the website of the Intercontinental Church Society (ICS) and claim Gift Aid.
Please be sure to specify in the comments field that your contribution is for St. Peter’s, Chateau d’Oex.
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