Honoring Bishop Dougherty
The Most Reverend John M. Dougherty, D.D., Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese of Scranton, died on Saturday, April 16, 2022, at his family’s home in Scranton. Read about his funeral arrangements, share a memory, and light a candle.
Prayers for Ukraine
We stand firmly with our sisters and brothers in Ukraine and pray for peace in their nation and in our world. Join us in person or virtually for Evening Prayer, Stations of the Cross, and the recitation of the rosary as we call upon our Lord, the Prince of Peace.
Visit Your Cathedral
The Cathedral has been serving its parishioners and the Diocese of Scranton for over 160 years. Join us each day for private prayer and worship. Everything about our Cathedral invites us to reflect on something greater than ourselves.
THE CATHEDRAL OF SAINT PETER
Welcome to the official website for the Cathedral of Saint Peter, serving the faithful of the Diocese of Scranton since 1853. This website will serve to keep our parish community connected through news, helpful links, and practical parish information. We invite you to also browse through its pages, where you will be able to schedule donations and contributions, purchase tickets to various parish events, and obtain copies of weekly ministry schedules and mass times.
ABOUT OUR CHURCH
The vibrancy of our parish is unwavering due to the work of our Staff and those In Residence. Learn about them and their commitment to our Cathedral by clicking below.
The Cathedral of Saint Peter is a unique and diverse faith-filled, downtown parish community, exercising servant leadership by striving to offer prayerful and inspiring worship to all who enter our doors and working to meet the spiritual, educational, and personal needs of those we serve.
MISSION OF OUR CHURCH
SUPPORT OUR CHURCH
The Cathedral has made Online Giving available for weekly offerings, as well as other parish collections. Donating is simple, safe, and secure and takes less than five minutes.