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St. Peter’s 2017 Auction and Barbeque!  

St. Peter’s Church 2017 Annual Auction and Barbeque will be held on Sunday, June 25th from 11AM TO 5PM on the parish grounds at 433 West Church Street in Somerset, Pa.  There will be an Auction starting at 1:30PM featuring all new items, including game tickets, sports memorabilia, appliances,  and gift certificates for retailers and restaurants and professional services. Our delicious barbeque chicken and ribs dinners will be available starting at 11AM along with other picnic foods in the parish hall. There will be a Theme Basket Raffle and a Cash Raffle. A used book sale will be held in the parish annex building […]


A Note from Fr. O’Neill about Daily Mass

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 […]