Registration is now open for 2017-2018 CCD and Confirmation Classes. Parents with children in first through eleventh grade are encouraged to complete and return Registration Form by August 27, 2017. There is NO registration fee this year. The schedule for the 2017-2018 year is also available. The schedule contains all dates for classes, meetings, retreats, sacraments, and other mandatory events. Please print for your references. CCD Registration form CCD 2017/2018 Schedule Confirmation Schedule 2017/2018
St. Peter’s Adult Religion Class will begin on Monday, August 28, 2017. It will be held on Monday evenings from 7– 8 PM. The instructor will be Monsignor Samuel Tomaselli. Anyone interested in taking instructions in the Catholic faith, or any adult who has not been confirmed or would like to brush up on his or her Catholic faith, may do so by taking this course. Call the rectory to register at 814-443-6574.
Watch Father O’Neill’s segment on the Proclaim! program produced by the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown.
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 […]