Welcome!

Christ is In Our Midst! He is and shall be!

Welcome to Saints Peter and Paul, a small yet vibrant Orthodox Christian community, located in the Lovejoy neighborhood of Buffalo, NY.

Founded by eight, dedicated Christians in 1894, Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church is one of the oldest parishes of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), Diocese of New York and New Jersey.

If you are in search of a spiritual home, please visit us. Our doors and our hearts are open to all. Come! Learn and share along with us the Orthodox Christian Faith. Services are conducted in both English and Church Slavonic. We hope you will find our Divine services edifying, our social gatherings enjoyable, and parish life to be meaningful.

Latest News from New York and New Jersey Diocese
  • 18th ALL-AMERICAN COUNCIL: Diocesan Video “As Seen on TV”
    The 18th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America [OCA] convened in Atlanta, Georgia on 20-24 July 2015. Gathered in holy assembly were the bishops, priests, monastics, and laity represe …
  • SAINT ANDREW’S CAMP: Bike Ride on 22 August 2015
    “Saddle-up” on Saturday, 22 August for the fourth-annual Saint Andrew’s Camp bike ride fundraiser! Save the date and register today for a charity ride that shows off the beautiful scenery of central N …
  • DIACONAL FORMATION PROGRAM
    The Diocesan Diaconal Formation Program immerses students in the life of the Orthodox Church through serving in the altar, singing in the choir, and studying Scripture, Church History, Liturgics, and …
  • READY, SET, GO! Scenic Bike Ride in Central New York State
    Grab your bike and join the fourth-annual Saint Andrew’s Camp (Jewell NY) Bike Ride fundraiser on Saturday, 22 August 2015. Register today and prepare for a charity ride that shows off the beautiful s …
  • "JACOB'S WELL" – New Edition Now Available!
    A new edition of the official diocesan publication, “Jacob’s Well,” is now available on-line!  Printed copies of this highly acclaimed magazine have been sent to all parishes for distribution to paris …