Welcome to Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Towanda!
Saturday (Vigil) 5 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m., 11 a.m.
Weekday Mass at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday
Holy Day Masses:
Vigil 7 p.m.
Holy Day 8:30 a.m., and 12:10 pm
Confessions heard daily before Mass at 8 a.m. and Saturdays at 4:15 p.m.
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Bishop Barron Lenten Reflections: LentReflections.com
ARISE Season 4
Lenten Bulletin Inserts (English & Spanish) every Sunday
Lenten Luncheons on Wednesdays 11:45 am Towanda Methodist Church
Lenten 5:30 pm Mass Wednesday evenings, light supper, scripture study Gospel of Matthew (except Mar 15)
"The Light is On for You" (Confessions) Mondays 5:30-6:45 (except Mar 13)
Deanery Penance Services Mar 26 (Wyalusing 2, Dushore 4); Apr 2( Canton 2, Towanda 4); Apr 9 (Sayre 3)
Stations of the Cross Fridays 1:45 & 7; except Apr 7 @ 1:30 & 7:30 pm Living Stations by St. Agnes Students
Scripture Study at home: Gospel of Matthew: considder reading through, a chapter at a family, perhaps as a family, and discuss what it means to us in our lives and what is being revealed to us as individuals and as a family The Liturgical readings this year are from Matthew.
TO JOIN A GROUP, CALL CHRISTINA 570-297-9403
Sundays 9:15 am @ St. Agnes School (Jim Burrowes); 6:00 pm Grotto Hall (Barb Wywiorski).
Monday 2:30 pm Grotto Hall (Marie Seibert); 6:00 pm Grotto Hall (Rob Grimes)
Tuesday 9:30 am (Kathy Joyce home); 6:00 pm (Demangone Home)
Wednesdays 2:00 pm (Mary Kay Ward home with Gus Branish); 6:00 pm ( Christina Fleury Home)
Thursdays 2:00 pm Colonial Terrace (Patti Meredith); 6:30 pm Grotto Hall (Luis Vega)
Men: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 7 am
Women: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays 6 pm; 2nd & 4th Wednesdays after morning Mass; and 2nd & 4th Saturdays 8:30 am;
Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)
The RCIA program will meet this Tuesday evening, November 22, 2016, at 7 pm in Grotto Hall. Anyone interested in learning more about the Catholic faith and/or becoming members of the Catholic Church are most welcome to participate. If you are inquisitive about what you may have missed in years past, please attend. For more information, please see Joel Christian, Fr. Ed, Christina Fleury, or call the parish office 570-265-2113
Price is $8 per deck; check made out to SS Peter & Paul Church 175thk. Mugs $5; wineglass $2; Historical Booklet $5
Parish office hours 9 am - 3 pm Monday through Thursday; phonw 570-265-2113; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Order may also be submitted from History button on this website
The Diocese of Scranton encourages anyone who has been sexually abused by a member of the clergy or anyone else, to immediately notify local law enforcement authorities; and to contact Joseph DeVizia,Victim's Assistance Coordinator, at 570-862-7551; or Monsignor Thomas M. Muldowney, vicar General of the Diocese of Scranton, at 570-207-2269. We also urge anyone to report incidents of child abuse immediately to Pennsylvania ChildLine; the toll-free number is 1-800-932-0313.
The Diocese of Scranton is committed to protecting children and to providing support to victims of sexual abuse. In acknowledging the pain suffered by survivors of abuse, the Most Reverend Joseph C. Bambera, Bishop of Scranton, requests the faithful of the Diocese to join him in praying for the healing of all who have been harmed by abuse, for the countless lives affected by such actions, and for the many priests of the diocese of scranton who have been faithful to their vocation and the people they serve.
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Information in back table of church; or contact Fr. Ed, John Demangone, Luis Vega
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St. Agnes Students
Holy Week begins
The three Holy Chrisms (oils) are blessed each year during Holy Week; they are used, one specifically for sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, Holy Orders, Anointing of the Sick, throughout the year. The diocesan priests will renew their vows at this Mass; attending would be a wonderful way to pray for our priests.. If you wish to attend, please contact Fr. Ed, Mqrie Seibert 570--265-3122, or the parish office 570-265-2113.
Commemorating the Instution of the Holy Eucharist by Christ at supper with His disciples on the night before He died.
"He took bread . . . "This is my Body." He took wine . . . "This is my Blood." "Do this in remembrance of Me."
Christ had died; CHRIST IS RISEN ! Christ will come again.