Parish News

Start your Lent in a reflective retreat!  Saturday, March 4 our Ignatian Spirituality team guides you through a morning of contemplating Christ’s Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem.  Guided retreats will begin on March 6 morning & noon, and on March 8 evenings.
All the details for registration are here –  Ignatian Lenten Retreat

Make this Lent mean something more! Gather with a group of friends using our Lenten Friends session guide and DVD –  $10 program fee – we’ll get you the books and you can meet wherever it’s quiet enough for conversation! “The Doctor Is In…  Pathways to a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit” features Fr. Jim Shea, SJ on week 4, and a family from St Peter who experienced Christ’s healing.   Sign up or get more information here:
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The Kennedy Lecture video of Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ is now on our website!  Go to this link to view:


Parishioner and artist Chas Fagan created the official portrait of Saint Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa) for her sainthood ceremony in September. Now the portrait has a home at St. Peter. Chas presented the St Teresa of Calcutta painting to Fr. Jim Shea –  read the article here:

Our pastor Fr. Shea stays fit and ready to serve as he often rides his bike to the parish office.  Watch out for him on those streets around Dilworth!




The Kennedy Lecture recently hosted Jesuit Fr. Greg Boyle, author of “Tattoos on the Heart” and founder of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, CA. Fr. Greg spoke on the topic “Save the World…or Savor It? Being Reached by the Widow, Orphan and Stranger” to a crowd of more than 350 people.


Read about “Charlotte Catholics: Their Stories in Black and White” – the dialogue about race relations sponsored by St. Peter and Our Lady of Consolation in the Catholic News Herald – see page 3 –

and on WBTV news


Our YOUth Ministry program offers service opportunities for our elementary, middle, and high school students.  Go to our Sign Up Genius page by clicking the link below to register for current service opportunities: Sign Up Now!For more information, contact Cathy Chiappetta at



 State of  the Parish Report (2015 data)_Click here

Posted: August 9, 2016 / Categories: Events, Faith Formation, General, Meetings, Uncategorized
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