Parish Happenings

  • Holy Week and Easter Mass - Bishop Ronald W. Gainer regrettably announces that no public Masses will be celebrated for Palm Sunday, Holy Week of Easter  This difficult decision was made after careful consideration of the decree issued by Pope Francis and in following the recommendations of state and local government and, most especially, out of… Read More...
  • Keeping the Lord’s Day Holy: Sunday Prayer at Home - We pray that all of us will first face these times with prayer, asking for our Lord's healing for the sick, protection for those caring for the ill, and for His comforting hands on those who are fearful. Although the doors of our Parish Church are closed, we continue to… Read More...
  • Note to Parishioners - Dear Parishioners: Thank you for your understanding as we the Parish community are dealing with the Corona Virus Pandemic. This Pandemic will cause financial constraints on each of you and on Prince of Peace Parish-Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church. We hope that you will continue to contribute via… Read More...
  • SPIRITUAL COMMUNION - Spiritual Communion:      My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament.  I love You above all things and I desire to receive You into my soul.  Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart.    … Read More...
  • Daily Prayer During Lent - Father, through our observance of Lent, help us to understand the meaning of our Son's death and resurrection, and teach us to reflect it in our lives. Grant this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever… Read More...
  • Mass and Liturgical Changes - Bishop Gainer has requested that the Parishes in the Diocese of Harrisburg celebrate no weekday morning or Sunday mass due to the Corona Virus. Our Masses and intentions will be celebrated privately by Fr Dave each day and the 10:30 am Mass on Sunday will be live streamed (videoed). The… Read More...
  • Mass at Prince of Peace Parish - Watch Mass at Prince of Peace Parish: You may watch our 10:30 am Mass on Sunday via live-streaming (video) on Facebook, My Parish App and our webpage: www.popsteelton.org. Our Facebook Page is: Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Parish. We ask God to heal all those affected by the Corona Virus… Read More...
  • DIOCESAN ANNUAL CAMPAIGN..ROOTED IN FAITH - WE WILL CONTINUE OUR IN-PEW COMMITMENT FOR THE DIOCESAN ANNUAL CAMPAIGN THE WEEKEND OF MARCH 14/15, 2020       YOU STRENGTHEN OUR PARISHES, CATHOLIC SCHOOLS AND THE FAITHFUL THROUGH SUPPORTING A MULTITUDE OF EVANGELIZATION PROGRAMS.  WHETHER PROVIDING SPECIALIZED FAITH ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG ADULTS, WORKSHOPS FOR MEN AND WOMEN TEACHING… Read More...
  • Lenten Guidelines - Prayer:  Catholics are encouraged to pray more during Lent, especially with Scripture.  Lent is also an ideal time to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation in preparation for the celebration of Christ's Passion, Death and Resurrection. Fasting and Abstinence: Catholics of age 14 and older abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday,… Read More...
  • Message from Bishop Gainer -      At the direction of Bishop Gainer all parishes and institutions are instructed to suspend the distribution of the Precious Blood to the faithful by way of the Chalice and to omit the exchange of peace effective February 28, 2020. Regarding the exchange of peace, the priest/celebrant continues to… Read More...