• 1841 Irish workers St. Patrick's Day Parade re-enacted by Parish Youth March 13, 2016
  • Rally for Life January 17, 2016 at Bradford County Courthouse and SS Peter & Paul Church
  • Ss. Peter and Paul Church
  • The sanctuary of Ss. Peter and Paul Church
  • Ss. Peter & Paul Rectory and Parish Office
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto
  • On the corner of State and Third Streets
  • St. Agnes, the patroness of our school.
  • Eucharistic Adoration in Grotto Hall Chapel


Welcome to Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Towanda!

Mass Schedule:
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.

Contact Us

Saints Peter and Paul Church Rectory
106 3rd St.
Towanda, Pennsylvania 18848
Phone 570-265-2113
Fax 570-265-2114


  • Cursillo Group Reunions in Grotto Hall weekly:

    Men:  2nd & 4th Wednesdays 7 am

    Women:  1st & 3rd Tuesdays 5 pm (wintertime) and 2nd & 4th Saturdays 8:30 am  

  • Parish historical deck of cards are available now

    Price is $8 per deck; check made out to SS Peter & Paul Church 175th.

    Parish office hours 9 am - 3 pm Monday through Thursday; phonw 570-265-2113; email stppp@epix.net

    Order may also be submitted from History button on this website

  • FULL ARMOR Concert coming May 14, 2016

    Celebrating our 175th Anniversary, SS Peter & Paul Parish Presents:

    FULL  ARMOR  in Concert  -  7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 

    J.F.K. Hall, 102 Third Street, Towanda PA

    Admission:  Non-perishable food item for T.A.C.O. Emergency Food Pantry

    Limited Seating:  Reserve your tickets now - -Call 570-561-5687



  • Apr 1, 2016: Statement from Bishop Bambera

    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.


  • May 2: Vacation Bible School Planners 7 pm Grotto Hall
  • May 3: Discussion of possible Bible Program, 7 pm Grotto Hall
  • May 4: Ascension Vigil Mass 7 pm
  • May 5: Ascension Thursday Masses 8:30 am & 12:10 pm; Adoration in Grotto Hall after 8:30 am Mass, until Friday 2 pm.
  • May 5: Addiction Awareness Rally 6:45 pm at Bradford County Courthouse

    Speakers, AGencies, Live Music, Face Painting & Food !

  • May 6: First Friday Mass 8:30 am; 10:1t Mass at Bradford County Manor
  • May 6: Youth Group to Community Cup for First Friday, open mike

    Infor call  Jamie 304-685-6472

  • May 6: First Communion Retreat Day
  • May 7: First Saturday Mass at 8:30 am
  • May 14: Youth Group in afternoon set up for concert tonight
  • May 14: 5 pm Pentecost Vigil Mass with liturgical music by Full Armor Band
  • May 14: Full Armor concert 7 pm in JFK Hall

    Admission:  non-perishable food item for T.A.C.O. Food Pantry.  Tickets call 570-561-5687

  • May 20: First Communion Practice 6 pm
  • May 21: First Holy Communion 10 a.m.
  • May 21-22: Ballots for new Parish Pastoral Council members
  • May 22: Adult choir at 11 am Mass, practice afterward
  • May 28: Ordination of new priests, 10 am St. Peter Cathedral, Scranton
  • May 29: Deadline for Ladies' Brunch Reservations

    $12 for brunch June 5, 2016 at Shoresbrook Inn at 11 am.

  • May 30: Memorial Dy Mass @ SSPP Cemetery 9 am, weather permitting (or at church)
  • Jun 5: Ladies' Brunch 11 am @ Shoresbrook Inn

    reservation deadline May 29 ($12)

  • May 26: Pentecost Sunday, 175th Anniveresary Mass 11 am with Bishop Bambera, Dinner afterward by invitation
  • Jun 26-29: Quo Vadis Days for high school men

    "Where are you going?" vocation discernment days at Misericordia University in Dallas PA; see Fr. Ed for information or call 570-207-1452.

  • Jun 29: Light the Fire
  • May 21: First Communion 10:00 am