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 March 7

Third Sunday of Lent

- For the Church, may the Holy Spirit strengthen her in teaching God's law in spirit and truth . . .   

   We pray to the Lord.

- For government leaders, may God inspire their creation of policies that follow his commandments, especially that of respect for human dignity and life . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For those suffering any type of disease or affliction, may Christ, the Divine Physician, bring them comfort and healing . . .  

   We pray to the Lord.

- For our local Church community, that we may take the opportunities given to us this Lent to spend more time with God, sharing his Word and helping those in need . . . 

   We pray to the Lord.

- For our beloved dead, may Christ who died for us welcome them to eternal life, and and for all the prayers 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

Get social with us!
 All are welcome! To  learn more or to join one of our  parishes, please contact the parish office at the number listed above. We look forward to meeting you!
  • Facebook Clean Grey
  • Twitter Clean Grey

The worship and ministries of our parishes are made possible through the generous stewardship of the time, talent and treasure of our parishioners. Thank you for your generosity!