Our Story So Far...

Actor and Episcopal layman Sam Waterston helps launch the 250th celebration in May 2009 with a dramatic reading of our history, written by parishioner and novelist Cordelia Frances Biddle.

Anniversary celebrations began in September 2008 with a commemoration of the 1758 laying of the cornerstone for the new church.

A February 2011 concert, "Lo! What A Cloud of Witnesses," featured works of with a connection to St. Peter's, followed by a fundraising reception to benefit anniversary related projects. 

More pages highlighting event of St. Peter's 250th anniversary celebration will be appearing regularly.


Celebrating Our Birthday ...

The Rt. Rev. Allen Bartlett, retired bishop of Pennsylvania, invokes a blessing.

Parishioners and guests gather in the churchyard for the celebration picnic.

In the beginning

The 18th Century

The 19th Century

The 20th Century

St. Peter's Today

The Churchyard

Church Architecture

Mission and Outreach

Did You Know?

The Next 250

The Hero of Tripoli

The Book