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
  • 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 …
  • Archpastoral Letter: Supreme Court Ruling on Marriage
    In a letter addressed to the clergy and faithful of the diocese regarding the recent Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages, Archbishop Michael provides instruction and guidance. In part, he write …
  • “Exercising Our Faith”: Walkers and Bikers Support Church and Camp
    On Saturday, 13 June 2015,  sixty-seven participants from several New Jersey parishes met for the annual “Run/Walk for the Church” to run and walk together on a course beginning and ending at Saints P …
  • DIOCESAN YOUTH DAY: 20 AUGUST 2015 in Jackson NJ
    REGISTER EARLY for the Annual Diocesan Youth Day at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ on Thursday, 20 August, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The admission cost of $30 includes all adventure park f …
  • 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 …