Welcome to St. Peter's
At St. Peter the Apostle University and Community Parish, we hope to keep Jesus Christ as our reference point for everything. A living relationship with our Lord is essential so as to discover the joy, hope, peace, love, freedom and life for which our hearts yearn.
Papal Encyclical "Laudato Si'"
Laudato Si', the first papal encyclical devoted to the environment, has now been released. Start reading Pope Francis' document and take up the pope's urgent call for dialogue on the future of our common home. Visit the diocesan website for related information.
There will also be a a Laudato Si' Prayer & Discussion event Thursday, July 30, 7pm to be held at the St. Isidore Field of Holy Family Parish (corner of Throop and Townsend St., New Brunswick). Rain location: Sacred Heart Church at Holy Family. Sponsored by Catholic Charities Solidarity Team. For more information call 732-545-1681.
World Meeting of Families 2015 in Philadelphia
Mark your calendar for the 8th World Meeting of Families, taking place this September 22-27 in Philadelphia. This event includes speakers, celebrations, activities for kids, and prayer, all to bring transformation and renewal for you, your family, and the world.
On Sunday, September 27, Pope Francis will celebrate an open-air Mass in Philadelphia. Bus transportation is being offered from several locations in our diocese.
Twitter feed: @WMF2015
St. Peter's Young Adults
We're happy to offer exciting opportunities for young adults to connect with each other and deepen their relationship with Christ and the Church.
We have a new provider for online giving, and we want to invite you to check it out. Online giving means your contributions happen automatically – no need to write a check or remember to bring your envelopes.
St. Peter's is now a "University & Community Parish"
The decree of Bishop Paul G. Bootkoski, officially designating St. Peter's as the University Parish for the Catholic community at Rutgers, took effect on January 1, 2014. What does that mean for us?
Visiting St. Peter's Church - Directions & Parking Info
Coming to St. Peter's and need directions? We've got you covered!
We know that finding a place to park in our neighborhood has often been a hassle.