St. Peter Parish

4 South 5th Street

Coplay, PA 18037

Phone:  610-262-2417

Fax:  610-262-2652

Mission Statement

We, as a Catholic parish under the patronage of St. Peter, are a Eucharistic family, centered in prayer and worship, dedicated to self-sacrificing stewardship, and journeying together, Spirit-inspired, to the heavenly kingdom.

Mass Schedule

Daily: 8:00 AM

No morning Mass on Thursday or Saturday

Saturday Evening: 4:00 PM

Sunday: 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM

Holy Day Vigil: 6:30 PM

Holy Day: 8:00 AM and 6:30 PM​​

-Rectory Business Hours-

Monday through Thursday

9 AM to 12 PM

1 PM to 4 PM


9 AM to 12 PM

1 PM to 3 PM

Our Parish Staff


Pastor:  Rev. Msgr. John J. Martin

Permanent Deacons:

Mr. Thomas Reimer

Mr. Maurice Kelly

Administrative Assistant:

Mrs. Lina Abi-Samra

Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator:

Ms. Wendy Krisak - 1-800-791-9202

Diocesan Safe Environment Office:

Pamela Russo, MSW, MS 610-871-5200 x.2204

St. Peter Church is now providing online giving through software called

ParishSOFT Giving.  This is a convenient and safe way to make a one-time or recurring donation.

For more information, open the

Online Giving tab above.  



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Bishop Alfred Schlert directs that all parishes can begin the celebration of Mass on Monday, June 1, 2020.  The main church and NOT the chapel will be used exclusively for daily and weekend Masses.  The chapel will be closed until further notice.  The choir loft is also closed.  Only the organist and assigned cantor are permitted in the choir loft.  Please note that Mass attendance is voluntary and the dispensation of Mass obligation remains in effect until further notice.


Rev. Msgr. John J. Martin


Elementary Education

Good Shepherd Catholic School

1300 Newport Avenue 

Northampton, PA 18067


Elementary Education: 

Ms. Susan Parker, Principal

Religious Education

​Holy Apostles Catholic

Education Center

3008 South Ruch Street

Whitehall, PA 18052


Religious Education Coordinator: 

Mrs. Linda Johnson


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