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.

Read more of the Pastor's Welcome Message

Communion Services - October 26-27

Our priests will be attending their annual Convocation with Bishop Checchio from October 25-27. In place of daily Mass, Communion Services will be celebrated at 7:30 AM & 12:15 PM on October 26 & 27.

St. Peter's 2016 "Thankful Hearts" Tricky Tray

Our annual parish fundraiser has been voted among the top 5 Tricky Tray events in the area for three straight years! Join us at the Imperia in Somerset on Sunday, November 6 as we express our thanks by supporting our parish.

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Eucharistic Adoration at St. Peter's

We are excited to offer extended opportunities for Eucharistic Adoration:

-Mondays from 1-10 PM in the Catholic Center Chapel, and
-Fridays from 8 AM - 5 PM in St. Peter's Church

Sign up for a time slot online

Christmas Giving Tree

The Christmas Giving Trees will be decorated with tags for the 2016 holiday season beginning the weekend of November 19 & 20. Eight local charitable organizations will benefit from your generosity this year!

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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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Jubilee Year of Mercy

Pope Francis has called upon the Church throughout the world to observe a Jubilee Year of Mercy, from December 8, 2015 through November 20, 2016.

Celebrate the Year of Mercy

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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