Here at St. Peter’s Church Stations of the Cross and Benediction will take place at 7PM on Lenten Sundays. Stations of the Cross for St. Peter’s School students will take place on Lenten Mondays at 12:00PM. (Except for February 15). There will be an extra evening Mass celebrated at St. Peter’s on Wednesdays at 7PM during the Lenten season. “Lent is a beneficial time of pruning from falsity, from worldliness, from indifference: to not think that everything is okay if I am okay; to understand that what counts is not approval, the pursuit of success or […]
St. Peter’s parish will sponsor another delicious Lenten Fish Dinner on Friday, February 26th, from 4-6:30PM in the parish hall, 433 West Church Street, Somerset. Cost is $9/adults, $5/child. The other Lenten dinner dates are Friday, March 4 and Friday, March 18, from 4 – 6:30 PM. Menu includes choice of Baked Cod, Fried Cod or Fried Shrimp Dinners, homemade macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, coleslaw, dessert and beverage. Take-outs are also available. Come and support our parish and enjoy good food and fellowship.
Our vestibule expansion project is nearing completion. Bishop Mark Bartchak will bless the expansion at 4PM Mass on Saturday, February 13. A reception in the parish hall will follow the Mass. Feed back on the expansion has been overwhelmingly positive. These improvements will benefit our parish now and for generations in the future. We ask that you make a financial commitment in support of the project if you have not already done so.
One often overlooked treasure of the Catholic way of life is daily Mass. It is elegant in its simplicity. Sunday Mass can be a rather demanding experience. The church parking lot is usually full. The church is often crowded, the coveted back and end pews are filled early! A willingness to participate by singing and responding is assumed. Announcements about practical concerns (like the parish response to the Annual Catholic Appeal!) may diminish the spiritual focus. The Sunday parish liturgy is the worship of the community which demands active involvement. In contrast, the daily Mass environment is less crowded and […]
Our Vestibule Expansion project is progressing on schedule with a projected December 1st completion date . It will definitely enhance our church structure. Please prayerfully consider contributing to the Vestibule Expansion Fund Drive if you have not already done so. Do your share to bring the expansion to completion.