Sacrament of Penance Service

Sts. Peter and Paul & Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church will celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation Wednesday, March 14th at 7:00PM at Sts. Peter and Paul Church.

SSPP Fish Bake

Join us every Friday in Lent, including Good Friday from 5-7 pm in the cafeteria for our Lenten Fish Bake. Call 554-1311 for Carry Out!

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A WALK WITH JESUS - MARCH 25th at 7:30 PM, OUR LADY OF THE SACRED HEART CHURCH. Taize’ Prayer is a beautiful, contemplative candlelight worship experience which blends music, meditation, scripture reading and periods of silence. A social will follow in the Marian Room. A free will donation will be accepted at the door.

Journey to the Foot of the Cross

Bishop David L. Ricken of Green Bay, Wisconsin, former chairman of the Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), offers “10 Things to Remember for Lent”.

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Eucharistic Adoration Sts. Peter & Paul has a Holy Hour from 6:00-8:00 pm on the third Wednesdays of the month. The Sacrament of Penance will be offered. DURING LENT, weekly during Lent after the 8:30 am Masses until noon every Wednesday at OLSH, and every Thursday at SSPP.

Join Our Parish

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church has a very rich history that dates back to the year 1850, when Archbishop John Baptist Purcell founded a new parish. Our desire as a parish is to continue to minister to the local community and to shine as a welcoming beacon for all.

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First Friday Devotion to the Sacred Heart

Everyone is invited to OLSH for devotions to the Sacred Heart of Jesus on the First Fridays of each month. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass starts at 6:30 pm, followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and devotional prayers. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered during this time. The evening concludes at 8:00 pm with prayers of consecration to the Sacred Heart and Benediction.

LENT 2018

Click on the Lent 2018 button see all the different ways available here in our parish to make “these forty days of Lent” a true time of preparation for the Paschal Triduum.

Announcements & News

SSPP Facility Requests

Fr. Matt is requesting that any and all councils, commissions, ministries and/or groups who intend to use any facilities at either OLSH or SSPP between the dates of July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019 SUBMIT YOUR FACILITY USAGE REQUIREMENTS-dates/times/space needed No later than Monday, April 30, 2018. To submit dates and facility requirements for SSPP email Pat at To submit dates and facility requirements for OLSH email …

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The Lent Project

This year, we are collecting items for Elizabeth New Life Center. 1. DIAPERS and WIPES are always needed and much appreciated. (size newborn or 1) 2. We are also asking for donations of 3 yards of fleece material. The PREP families will use the fleece to make baby blankets. The parents and children will gather on March 19th to make the blankets. If possible, please donate fleece material …

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Bakers and Dessert MAKERS Needed!

The ‘2018 Trip to the Mission’ group will be taking over the bake sale at the Lenten Fish Dinners this year. If you like to bake, and you’d like to help out – Please do! We will accept any homemade baked goods on Fridays in Lent beginning February 16th! For more information, please contact Holly Frye – 479-4327 or

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Kroger Community Rewards

The Kroger Community Rewards Program was designed to support organizaons by simply using your Kroger Plus Card! Sign up right away to start earning rebates for our parish. 1. Sign in or create an account at 2. Click on Enroll Now< 3. Under “Find Your Organizaon” enter 80728 (SSPP) or 80117 (OLSH), click search 4. Click on appropriate parish name ...

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Seasoning Lent: 40 Days of Recipes and Reflections

Seasoning Lent Program Lent begins soon! Sts. Peter and Paul Network of Care has a program that will use weekly reflections and healthy recipes to enhance your Lenten practice. In partnership  with ERS Parish Health Ministry we will offer a new program called Seasoning Lent: 40 Days of Recipes and Reflections. Please join us the weekend of January 27-28th after both weekend Masses at the Parish Office to sign up …

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