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Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul - Weekend of June 24 & 25

The weekend of June 24-25, we will be observing the patronal feast of our parish, that of Sts. Peter & Paul (transferred to Sunday from its usual date of June 29). At all Masses, the readings and prayers for the feast day will be used in place of the Ordinary Time Sunday. St. Peter the Apostle, pray for us!

Fortnight For Freedom: Freedom for Mission - June 21 - July 4

We are called to follow Christ as missionary disciples by seeking the truth, serving others, and living our faith in all that we do. This year's Fortnight for Freedom carries the theme of "Freedom for Mission". It begins on June 21, the vigil of the Feast of Sts. John Fisher & Thomas More, and concludes on Independence Day, July 4.

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Independence Day Holiday Schedule

In observance of Independence Day, Mass on Monday & Tuesday, July 3 & 4, will be at 9 AM in the Parish Hall. The Parish Office will be closed both days. The regular weekday schedule resumes Wednesday, July 5.

Schedule and Location Changes

Interior restoration work in the Church has begun! Please note the following location changes currently in effect until further notice:

- Sunday, Holy Day, & Civic Holiday Masses in the Parish Hall

- Daily Masses and Saturday Confessions in the Catholic Center Chapel

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Pastoral Letter from Bishop Checchio

Most Rev. James Checchio, JCD, MBA, Fifth Bishop of Metuchen, has issued his first pastoral letter to the people of our diocese. Titled "Lighting a Fire in the Heart of Our World", it contains the bishop's reflections on the call to evangelize, and outlines his pastoral priorities based on his visits and meetings around the diocese.

Introductory Video

Printable PDF

St. Peter's Young Adults

St. Peter's is home to a growing, vibrant community of young adults. Our activities for young adults include spiritual and intellectual formation, Eucharistic Adoration, men's & women's groups, support for grad students, service opportunities and social events.

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Online Giving

  • Online giving is convenient and consistent – no need to write a check or remember to bring your envelopes. It's automatic, yet you can make changes any time you need to. Consider using Online Giving to make your sacrificial contributions to your parish.

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St. Peter's is 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?

Read our brochure to learn more (PDF)

Fr. Jeff's homily from the Mass of the Holy Spirit, Sept. 29, 2013

Visiting St. Peter's Church - Directions & Parking Info

Coming to St. Peter's and need directions? We've got you covered!

Directions to St. Peter the Apostle Church

We know that finding a place to park in our neighborhood has often been a hassle.

Your guide to parking at St. Peter's (PDF)

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