45th ANNUAL MARCH OF LIFE in Washington DC. will take place on Fri., Jan. 19, 2018! You are invited to be part of the special delegation to represent St. Peter’s Church at the March For Life. Our parish has reserved a motor coach to transport us to the nation’s capital where a throng of over 500,000 faith-filled Americans will seek the legal protection of pre-born human life. It will be a peaceful, prayerful, patriotic day. Please join us, especially if you have never witnessed a March For Life. It will be an experience of a lifetime. The day will be […]
The dates have been set for our 2018 Lenten Fish Dinners! They are Ash Wednesday, February 14, Friday, February 23, Friday, March 9, and Friday, March 23. The dinners will be held in our parish hall, 433 West Church Street, Somerset, Pa. We hope you will plan to attend one or all the dinners this Lenten season!
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 […]