Ss. Peter and Paul

5885 Harrison Street – Merrillville, Indiana 46410

(219) 980-2693

Fax: (219) 980-2851



Pastor: Rev. James W. Meade

Deacon: Malcolm Lunsford

Bookkeeper: Roxanne Poturalski

     Office Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Fri. 9 a.m.-noon

Liturgy/Music Coordinator: Mike Cierski

Mass Schedule:

Saturday Vigil Mass: 4 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m.

Holyday: Call parish office or consult bulletin

Daily: 8 a.m. (Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri., at St. Joan of Arc)

6:30 p.m. (Wed. at St. Andrew the Apostle)

8 a.m. (Thurs. at St. Andrew the Apostle)


Reconciliation: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ss. Peter and Paul

  (In chapel on the east side of the church)

5:45-6:15 p.m. Wednesday at St. Andrew the Apostle


Other Sacraments: Anointing of the Sick, Matrimony, Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation, Penance/Reconciliation, Vocations (click on Sacraments at the top of the page)

2019-20 Parish Financial Report

Intercessory Prayers for Week of September 13

Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time


- For the Church, may the Lord bless her and keep her safe from all evil . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For all who are holding on to past hurts and grievances, may the Lord give them the grace to

forgive . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For those who are ill, that the Lord's healing hand will come upon them . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- That all may contribute generously to the saving mission of the Church by sharing their time, talent, and treasure; and for the success of this year's Catholic Services Appeal . . . 

   We pray to the Lord.

- For our beloved dead, may they know the loving embrace of our merciful Father; and for all the intentions listed in our parishes' books of intercession . . . 

    We pray to the Lord.


Religious Education: 


Becoming Catholic: More about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) 




Parish Ministries:


For more information or to join any of our ministries, contact the

Ss. Peter and Paul parish office at (219) 980-2693

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