Parish News at Ss. Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Church

Christmas Cookie Bake

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 ECF students and parents gathered to bake cookies for Emmaus Ministries. Parishioners also donated home-made or store-bought cookies and other items for the needy.

Christmas Cookie Bake

Christmas Cookies

9th Annual Slavic Festival

September 16, 2012 was the date of our 9th Annual Slavic Festival, as we welcomed approximately 850 visitors to our parish home. Guests were treated to an assortment of ethnic foods, desserts, and beverages. Entertainment was provided by the Mar-Vels Polka Band and Living Traditions Dance Group. The day-long festival also included a Gas Card GiveAway, Gift Basket Raffles, Church Tours, Religious Displays, and Gift Shop items.

2012 Slavic Festival

Ss. Peter & Paul 100th Anniversary Logo

Ss. Peter & Paul Celebrates
100th Anniversary

On June 10, 2012 we celebrated the 100th anniversary of the formation of the parish of SS Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Church. More...


ECF Students Practice

In preparation for this year's Centennial Celebration, our ECF students from all grades practiced singing the Lord's Prayer.

ECF Students

Rummage Sale

On Saturday May 5, 2012 parishioners of SS Peter & Paul held a Rummage Sale. Proceeds benefited the Juvenile Diabetes Relief Fund (JDRF)

2012 Rummage Sale

First Reconciliation and Solemn Communion

On April 28, 2012 SS. Peter & Paul third-grade ECF students made use of the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the first of what will be many times in their lives. The next day, they renewed their baptismal promises and made their profession of faith, and then received the Eucharist.

First Reconciliation class


Adult Enrichment Class

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - Father Bob held an Adult Education Class to discuss the origins of the Byzantine Catholic Church. This session covered the history of the Christian Church from the time of Jesus to 1054 A.D., the birth, life and death of the Byzantine Empire, and the split of the Church into East and West.


2012 Centennial Celebration


In 2012 We celebrate the 100th anniversary of the formation of SS. Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Church. In addition to various activities throughout the year, on June 10, 2012 we celebrate a hierarchical Divine Liturgy followed by a banquet and reception in our church social center.