Catholic Church  •  Rootstown, Ohio

Mass Times

Tuesday - Friday: 8:30 am

Saturday: 4:00 pm

Sunday: 10:00 am

Holy Days: 8:30 am, 7:00 pm


2nd & 4th Saturdays: 3:15 pm, or by appointment.

Welcome to St. Peter's

St. Pete's T-Shirt Sale The Youth Group are taking orders until May 19th for the burgundy t-shirts with the St. Pete's logo on the front, and LOVE. GROW. SERVE on the back. Order forms were in Easter weekend bulletins and available on table in back of church.

Baby Shower for Coleman Pregnancy Center LET'S FILL THE PACK 'N PLAY! The youth group invites you to join us for a baby shower after Mass Sunday, May 19. We are collecting the following items the weekends of May 11-12 and 18-19: diapers, wipes, new and gently used baby clothes, receiving blankets, crib sheets, bottles, and pacifiers. Coleman Pregnancy Center has been providing pregnancy needs in Portage County since 2008.

Class of 2019 We would like to recognize this year's high school and college graduates at Mass on Sunday, May 19th. For more information, please contact Terry Lakos at 330-606-9205 or

"With Pride in the Past and Faith in the Future" Thursday, May 23, 2019. 7:00 – 8:30pm. Hosted by St. Joan of Arc Parish, 8894 St. Rt. 14, Streetsboro. Fr. David Misbrener will be the presenter. Sponsored by the Diocese of Youngstown 75th Anniversary Committee. All our welcome. Reservations are requested. Call 330-744-8451, Ext. 302 or email at 1.5 hours, general, Religious Education Certification available.

Clothing Center Volunteers St. Peter's volunteers two days each month at the Portage County Clothing Center. Normally, the first day is the fourth Monday of the month from 10:00am to 2:00pm with a lunch break, and the second day is the fourth Thursday of each month from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Please check the bulletin or Event Calendar closer to the end of the month to confirm Clothing Center dates, as days may be rescheduled.

NOTE: The Clothing Center will be closed May 27th for Memorial Day. St. Peter's Clothing Center days for May are the 23rd and 30th.

The Center is located at 3377 State Rt. 59 in Ravenna. For more information about volunteering, please call Mary (330)850-5192 for Monday, or Veronica (330)297-9818 for the Thursday shift.

Red Cross Blood Drive June 30, in our hall, 9:00am to 2:00pm. Tell your friends -- Plan on Donating! Visit or for more information on donating Blood.

Cemetery Clean-upPlease clean up around your loved-ones' graves by Memorial Day. Remove old Christmas decorations and all fencing, rocks or anything else that could be in way of mowing.

Out and About...

Scholarship Fund Golf Outing The Muldowney Family will be hosting a golf outing Saturday, June 1st at the Old Dutch Golf Mill Course in Lake Milton to establish a scholarship fund to honor Eugene Muldowney II. A scholarship will be distributed to a worthy Rootstown High School Senior in the spring of 2020. The four person Scramble will start at 8am with an entrance fee of $75. per golfer which includes 18 holes of golf, cart, breakfast, lunch, steak dinner and beverages. They are accepting baskets/items for the Chinese Auction. Contact Devonne Muldowney at 330-801-5228 to arrange a pick up time for baskets, registration forms or any questions. Thank you for your support.

Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 2:00pm is the first Wedding Mass for 2019, at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown. If you are celebrating your 25th, 40th, or 50th and over this year and would like to attend please register at our office by May 1st.

Closing Celebration of  DOY 75th AnniversarySunday, June 9, 2019, 4:00pm Mass at St. Columba Cathedral, Youngstown to close the year of the 75th Anniversary of Youngstown Diocese.

Magnificat Breakfast & Speaker Mary, Queen of Heaven and Earth Chapter of Magnificat, a women's ministry modeled after the Visitation, invites you to a breakfast on Saturday, June 15th at Walsh University, Barrette Center, 2020 E. Maple St. North canton, Oh. Vicki Przybylski will be the guest speaker. Cost is $20.00. Make checks payable to "Magnificat of Stark County" and send to Leda Kendig, 2643 Brentwood Rd NW, Canton, Oh 44708. Reservations cannot be accepted after June 8th. Doors open at 8:30am with breakfast at 9:00am. Optional Mass at 8:00am in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Chapel at Walsh. For further information call Joan Spieth at 330-933-8778.

Prayer Chain
Please call Mary Postlethwait, 330-850-5192 to request additions or to take off Prayer Chain.

Ministry Schedules
Eucharistic ministers, servers, lectors, and ushers: Please visit the Ministry Schedule page for the latest schedules and contact info.