General News

Blessing of the Animals

Posted on September 30, 2023 in: General News

On Sunday, October 8, 2023 St. Peter Church will offer a "Blessing of the Animals" in honor of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals. We welcome your leashed pet to the St. Francis Garden, directly behiind the rectory, at 12:30 P.M. for a special blessing.  

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Vitalant Blood Drive - September 3, 2023
BLOOD DRIVE BECAUSE OF YOU, LIFE DOESN'T STOP! Sunday, September 3, 2023 St. Peter Church Gymnasium 8:00 am - 12:00 pm 700 Oddstad Boulevard, Pacifica To make an appointment, visit donors.vitalant.org Use your unique blood drive code: spcc or Call 877-258-4825 / 877-25-VI...

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Blood Drive
Imagine participating in a church choir! During the month of July our Director of Music Ministry, Tony Eiras, is offering an opportunity for the youngsters of our parish, age 7-12, as well as adults, to join a "pop-in" choir. Here's how it works: First, check the schedule to confirm who will be singing that Sunday, the adult or the children's choir, and then plan to "pop-...

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Pop-In Choir

Gift Card Raffle Winners

Posted on June 01, 2023 in: General News

Gift Card Raffle Winners
Congratulations to all the winners of our Gift Card Raffle and thank you to all who participated. We are delighted to share that we raised $4100 through your generous donations to this fundraising effort. Thank you! The list of winners for this week and for the bonus raffle are: May 28 - P. Ca...

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Gift Card Raffle 2023

Gift Card Raffle Winners

Posted on May 27, 2023 in: General News

We are at the end of May. That means that the Gift Card Raffle is closing in just a few days. Believe it or not, you still have time to purchase a ticket(s) for a chance to win a prize or two. Don't forget - the Speical Drawing of 12 tickets will take place on Thursday, June 1st, for still another chance to be w Winner!  Wow! Good Luck!   Congratulations to this week's wi...

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Gift Card Raffle 2023

Gift Card Raffle Winners

Posted on May 20, 2023 in: General News

The parish Gift Card Raffle is at the midway point. We're happy to announce that on June 1, we will continue drawing winning tickets for 12 additional gift cards, so it's not too late to support this parish fundraiser. Tickets are $25 each and 5 for $100 and are sold after each weekend Litrugy. Our congratulations to this week's winning ticket holders. Their winning tickets hav...

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Gift Card Raffle 2023

Gift Card Raffle Winners

Posted on May 14, 2023 in: General News

The Gift Card Raffle, benefitting St. Peter Church, is in full swing! This fundraiser will continue throughout the month of May, and a winner will be announced every day of the month. Join in the fun! It's not too late to purchase tickets - they are $25 each of 5 for $100, and are on sale after all weekend liturgies in the Narthex of the Church. Checks may be made payable to St. Peter Chur...

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Gift Card Raffle 2023

Gift Card Raffle Winners

Posted on May 06, 2023 in: General News

Gift Card Raffle Winners
The Gift Card Raffle, benefitting St. Peter Church, is in full swing! This fundraiser will continue throughout the month of May, and a winner will be announced every day of the month.Join in the fun! It's not too late to purchase tickets - they are $25 each of 5 for $100, and are on sale after all w...

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Gift Card Raffle 2023

Blood Drive May 14, 2023

Posted on April 12, 2023 in: General News

St. Peter Catholic Church 700 Oddstad Boulevard, Pacifica, CA 94044 BLOOD DRIVE Sunday, May 14, 2023 - 8:00 A.M. - 12:15 P.M. in the Gymnasium Donors should review Blood Donor Qualifications before making an appointment. Donors are encouraged to make an appointment. Donors should arrive well-nourished and hydrated with photo identification containing first and last name. The donati...

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Blood Drive
Holy Week and Easter Services 2023 April 6, 2023 - Holy Thursday, Mass of the Lord's Supper - 7:30 P.M. April 7, 2023 - Good Friday, The Passion of the Lord, Veneration of the Cross, and Holy Communion - 2:30 P.M. April 8, 2023 - The Easter Vigil - 8:00 P.M. April 9, 2023 - Easter Sunday, The Resurrection of the Lord - 8:30 A.M. & 11:00 A.M.     &nb...

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Holy Week & Easter Schedule

Lenten Retreat

Posted on March 18, 2023 in: General News

St. Peter ChurchLenten Retreat – March 25, 202310:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.We are happy to announce that Laura Bertone, Director of the Office of Worship for the Archdiocese of San Francisco, will be offering a Lenten Retreat on Saturday, March 25 at St. Peter Church. In keeping with our focus on The Mass, Laura will discuss why the Mass flows as it does by sharing the history of worship and the order ...

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2023 Lenten Food Drive

Posted on February 27, 2023 in: General News

St. Peter Church Lenten Foodo Drive in support of the Pacifica Resource Center began February 22 and will continue until April 7. Collection boxes will be available in the church Narthex as well as a poster with additional details. Please drop your donations in the collection boxes at your convenience.Please consider bringing one or more of the items listed, newly purchased, (or unexpired). Place ...

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Healing Mass

Posted on February 27, 2023 in: General News

Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. St. Peter Church will offer a "Healing Mass" for those who would like to receive the special blessings offered through reception of the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick. While every Mass confers spiritual healing through the power of the Holy Eucharist, a healing Mass focuses on the restoration of health through the power of the Holy Spi...

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Source FR. MICHAEL SCHMITZ of Ascension Presents has put out a number of videos aimed at young audiences. But one that caught my attention has a vitally universal message: The Real Purpose of Funerals. Regardless of your level of liturgical or theological training, this video may be useful to watch and pass along to those without such training. To begin with, he lists three things that ar...

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Blessing of the Animals

Posted on September 18, 2022 in: General News

Blessing of the Animals
In celebration of the Feast of St. Francis, patron saint of animals, a "Blessing of the Animals" will be offered in the rectory garden of St. Peter Catholic Church, 700 Oddstad Boulevard, Pacifica at 12:30 P.M. on Sunday, October 2, 2022. Please bring your household animals, leashed as ...

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Vitalant Blood Drive July 10, 2022
On Sunday, July 10, 2022 Saint Peter Catholic Church will host a Blood Drive from 8:00 A.M. - 12:15 P.M. Staff from vitalant will be on hand in the Gymnasium at 700 Oddstad Boulevard. Advance appointments are strongly encouraged and can be made online at www.donors.vitalant.org, or by calling 877-25...

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Blood Drive
Blessing and Dedication of Our Peace Pole
St. Peter Catholic Church Peace Pole Dedication and Blessing (following the 11 A.M. Liturgy) Labyrinth Garden May 1, 2022

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Peace Pole Dedication and Blessing
Please join us in prayer for the Alvarado / Caro Family Vidal Alvarado February 10, 1948 - March 6, 2022 Vidal is survived by his wife of 47 years, Cristina Caro, his son Martin, and his daughter Cassandra.   A funeral Mass will be offered at St. Peter Church on Friday, March 18 at 11 A.M. It will be preceded by a rosary, beginning at 10:30 A.M. Eternal rest grant unto Vid...

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Synod Process: Register for a Dialogue Session
As you know, the Holy Father has convened a Synod and has asked the People of God to participate in the synodal process. One of the opportunities we have to participate is to join an engagement session, where we can share our thoughts and hopes for our faith journey. We invite you to register for an...

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Pope Francis is Listening

An Important Update

Posted on January 22, 2022 in: General News

We are happy to announce that all members of the parish staff have tested negative for the Covid virus. The parish office will reopen on Monday, and the Religious Education, RCIA and Confirmation programs will resume the week of January 25, 2022. Your prayerful support has been greatly appreciated. Let us continue to pray for and with each other.

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Important Announcement from Father Foley January 14, 2022 A member of our parish staff tested positive for the Covid virus on January 14. To ensure the safety of our people, the religious education, Confirmation and RCIA programs are suspended until all staff members receive negative test results. Both Fr. Foley and Sr. Hilda have tested negative and will continue to test over the co...

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Advent Mission, Important Announcement
Our Engagement in the Synod Process
St. Peter Church – Our Engagement in the Synod Process The Goals of the Synod Pope Francis has convened a council of the Church (a Synod) with two interrelated goals: “to listen to God, so that with Him we may hear the cry of his people; to listen to his people until we are in harm...

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Pope Francis is Listening

Pope Francis is Listening!

Posted on January 12, 2022 in: General News

Pope Francis is Listening!
Pope Francis has convened a council of the Church (a Synod) with two interrelated goals: “to listen to God, so that with Him we may hear the cry of his people; to listen to his people until we are in harmony with the will to which God calls us.” The Synodal process will kick-off on Ja...

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Pope Francis is Listening
Time to Store our Christmas Decorations
On the feast of the Baptism of Our Lord, we officially mark the closure of the Christmas season. We are recruiting volunteers willing to join us on January 9, immediately following the 11 A.M. Liturgy, to take down our Christmas decorations and store them until next year. Many hands will make light ...

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Vitalant Blood Drive Scheduled for December 5
St. Peter Church will host a blood drive on Sunday, December 5, 2021 from 8:00 A.M. to 12:15 P.M. in the Gymnasium at 700 Oddstad Boulevard, Pacifica. Advance appointments are encouraged to help maintain social distancing. All donors must bring and wear a mask or cloth-based face covering. T...

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Blood Drive
Gift Matching Challenge -  Archdiocesan Annual Appeal
Click on the image above to view a video about the Archdiocesan Appeal  Donate at the Archdiocese | Donate Through "We Share Archdiocesan Annual Appeal - Matching Challenge As mentioned in previous parish communications, due to the financial challenges faced during the pandemic, S...

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Gift Match Archdiocesan Appeal
All Souls' Day Mass of Remembrance
On November 2, 2021, we will celebrate the feast of All Souls with a Mass of Remembrance at 7:30 P.M. The Liturgy commemorates all the faithful departed, and during this Mass we will honor your loved one, and other parishioners and friends who have entered eternal life during this past year, or in 2...

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Homemade Jam 2021, All Souls' Day Mass of Remembrance

St. Peter Church Homemade Jam

Posted on October 08, 2021 in: General News

St. Peter Church Homemade Jam
St. Peter Church Homemade Jam Our homemade jam is ready for sale. The plums were grown onsite on our own fruit trees!  The sale begins October 9/10 after each Mass. You may also make your purchase after each weekend Mass or at the parish office, Monday through Frid...

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Homemade Jam 2021

Faith Enrichment Opportunities

Posted on September 13, 2021 in: General News

Faith Enrichment Opportunities
The Oblate School of Theology is offering the following online opportunities to enrich our faith and increase our knowledge:  Jesus, Discipleship, and Salvation in Luke's Gospel Wednesdays September 15-October 6 |1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Central Time | Online Option Available What, spe...

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What is Vatican II All About? An Online Course
A Six-Week Online Course on The Second Vatican Council The Archdiocese of San Francisco is very excited to announce our latest online course offering, a special course taught by Mark Brumley, former staff apologist at Catholic Answers and current President of Ignatius Press. These six consecut...

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Blessing of the Animals

Posted on September 03, 2021 in: General News

Blessing of the Animals
In celebration of the Feast of St. Francis, patron saint of animals, a "Blessing of the Animals" will be offered in the rectory garden of St. Peter Catholic Church, 700 Oddstad Boulevard, Pacifica at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 3, 2021. Please bring your household animals, leashed as a...

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Ignatian Companions 2021-2022 Program
NEW  - Ignatian Companions 2021-2022 Program Now Accepting Applications Marco Matute, Ignatian Companions Program Coordinator | (415) 487-8560 ext. 224 | Marco@SaintAgnesSF.org For more information: www.ignatiancompanions.org Do you have a strong yearning to deepen...

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Women’s Healing After Abortion Retreats
One-day retreat: 7/24/2021, English and Spanish Valerie Schmalz, Director, Office of Human Life & Dignity 415-614-5571 | schmalzv@sfarch.org For information: projectrachel@sfarch.org 415-614-5567 or Confidential registration at sfarch.org/rachel The one-day free retreat is led by Contem...

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Spiritual Accompaniment

Posted on May 10, 2021 in: General News

Spiritual Accompaniment
Spiritual Accompaniment for Families in Crisis and Catholics Affected by Divorce and Separation Contact: Ed Hopfner, Office of Marriage & Family Life 415-614-5547 HopfnerE@sfarch.org Nonnatus.org The St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation for Freedom, Family, and Faith offers prayer for you...

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