Ss. Peter and Paul

5885 Harrison Street – Merrillville, Indiana 46410

(219) 980-2693

Fax: (219) 980-2851



Administrator: Deacon Thomas Gryzbek

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)



1 p.m. Wednesdays at Ss. Peter and Paul in the chapel on the east side of the church

6 p.m. Wednesdays 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)

Intercessory Prayers for June 20

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

- For our Church, that by God's grace, we may live as new creations, no longer living for ourselves, but for Christ . . .   

   We pray to the Lord.

- For a calming of the storms in our lives, that God will sustain us through the challenges of each day . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For all fathers, and those who have shown a father's love to us, that God will make them beacons of light to all whose lives they touch . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For all who are recovering from storms, floods or enduring drought, that God will ease their sufferings and fill their hearts with hope for the future . . . 

   We pray to the Lord.

- For an end to violence, that God will turn hearts from hated and protect all innocent people from injury . . .  

    We pray to the Lord. . . 

- For all who have died, particularly our fathers, that God will welcome them to the eternal banquet . . .

   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