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Presidents' Day - February 19

On Monday, February 19 (Presidents' Day), Masses will be offered at 9 AM (in Church) and 12:15 PM (in the Catholic Center Chapel). The Parish Office will be closed, but the Catholic Center will be open.

Observing the Season of Lent

The penitential season of Lent is underway. To help make the most of this holy season, check out the following resources:

St. Peter's Lenten Activities Brochure

Lenten Message from Bishop Checchio | Lenten Instruction

All who are signed up for Flocknote will receive a free, 5-part Lenten mini-course from Bishop Robert Barron!

Forty Hours Devotion - March 4-6

We are excited to announce the return of the Forty Hours Devotion, a time of extended Eucharistic Adoration popularized by the founder of the Oratory, St. Philip Neri, from March 4 - 6, 2018. The featured preacher will be the Rev. Msgr. Joseph Celano, Vicar for Administration, Diocese of Metuchen, and former pastor of St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish, Bridgewater.

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An Evening with Audrey Assad - March 8

Join us for an evening of beautiful music and powerful witness as we welcome Catholic singer-songwriter Audrey Assad to the Livingston Student Center for a free concert on Thursday, March 8 at 8 PM. Sponsored by the Catholic Student Association at Rutgers and St. Peter the Apostle University & Community Parish.

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Sunday Mornings: Rosary, Sunday Cafe & Word & Life

Join us each Sunday between the morning Masses in the Parish Hall, for “Sunday Café” and “Word & Life”, a weekly opportunity to reflect and share on the Sunday readings. Word & Life meets from 9:30-10:30, and refreshments will be available from 9-10:30. We are also offering the communcal recitation of the Rosary after 8 am Mass each Sunday.

Eucharistic Adoration Opportunities

Our expanded opportunities for Eucharistic Adoration return the week of January 22. In addition to our regular Holy Hours on the first Friday and third Sunday of each month, we are again offering Adoration on Mondays (1-10 PM) and Fridays (8 AM - 5 PM). In addition, for Lent we are adding Wednesdays from 1-10 PM, beginning February 21.Everyone is welcome to take some time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. Drop-ins are welcome; you can sign up for a time slot online:

Adoration Signup Sheet


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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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