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

Solemnity of Saints Peter & Paul - June 28

The Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul (June 29) is the patronal feast of our parish. Because of this, we are able to transfer the observation to the closest Sunday so the whole parish community can participate. We will celebrate our patron saint at the Sunday Masses this weekend, June 27 & 28.

Fortnight for Freedom 2015

The Fortnight for Freedom will take place once again from June 21-July 4, 2015. THis year's theme is "Freedom to Bear Witness" to the truth of the Gospel.

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Independence Day Observance

On Friday, July 3, Mass will be held at 9:00 AM only, in the Catholic Center Chapel. The Parish Office and the Catholic Center will otherwise be closed for the day. On Saturday, July 4, the 9:00 AM Mass will be held at St. Peter's Cemetery Mausoleum, since it is the first Saturday of the month.

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.

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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.

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Online Giving

  • 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.

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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?

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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