April 3, 2018

The Cathedral of Saint Peter will celebrate in song the 150th Anniversary of the founding of the Diocese of Scranton. A concert titled “How Firm a Foundation: A Musical Celebration of Our First 150 Years” will be presented on Friday, April 13th at 7:30 p.m. at the Cath...

February 23, 2018

In recognition of the 150th Anniversary of the Diocese of Scranton, the Cathedral of Saint Peter is undergoing a restoration project with enhancements to both the exterior and interior of the Cathedral.

Refurbishing work has been completed on the exterior to include cle...

January 12, 2018

The Cathedral's inaugural Friday Fish Fry Dinner and Soup Sale will be held on Friday, February 23rd at the Green Ridge Club, 1645 Wyoming Avenue, Scranton. Take-out dinners and Manhattan clam chowder will be available from 5 to 7 p.m. The dinner will include a po...

January 1, 2018

From our Parish family and friends to your family and loved ones, we wish you abundant blessings in the new year!

Also celebrated today is the 51st World Day of Peace. Pope Francis has chosen the theme "Migrants and Refugees: Men and Women in Search of Peace." To find r...

December 25, 2017

A Christmas Message from Monsignor Rupert

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.

On behalf of Bishop Joseph Bambera, Monsignor Thomas Muldowney, Father Jeffrey Walsh, Father   Jeffrey Tudgay and myself, I extend sincere gra...

November 8, 2017

Join us for our Eighth Annual Christmas Auction and Social on Sunday, December 10 at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center. The cost of the dinner is $20 per person (children 12 and under: $10) and includes chicken Francaise, rigatoni and meatballs, potato, vegetab...

October 29, 2017

Our eighth annual turkey dinner will be held on Sunday, November 5th at the Green Ridge Club, 1645 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. Take-out dinners will be available beginning at 11:30. Seating will be available beginning at Noon. 
The buffet will feature light and dark meat r...

September 28, 2017

On September 28, 2017, we celebrate the 133rd anniversary of the dedication of the Cathedral. Consecrated the Cathedral of Saint Peter by Scranton's first bishop, the Right Reverend William O'Hara on September 28, 1884, the Cathedral had been Saint Vincent de Paul Chur...

September 17, 2017

Last week, we once again witnessed the destructive power of a natural disaster. Hurricane Irma devastated the southeastern United States and the Caribbean, especially the Diocese of St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands. In order that we may assist our brothers and sisters...

September 10, 2017

Dear friends in Christ,

Over the past several weeks, we have witnessed the catastrophic destruction brought about by numerous natural disasters across the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. While we cannot all provide physical comfort to those affected, let us jo...

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The Cathedral of Saint Peter is the Mother Church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Scranton. The Cathedral has been serving the faithful of the diocese and beyond since 1853.


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Scranton, PA 18503



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