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
  • MAYS LANDING NJ: “Mothers Day” at the Mother of God Church
    On Mothers Day, 10 May 2015, the Mother of God “Joy of All Who Sorrow” Parish in Mays Landing NJ  greeted Archbishop Michael, along with his mother and sister. The parish faithful, Father Matthew Sear …
  • ARCHBISHOP MICHAEL: 5th Anniversary of Consecration
    Our diocese celebrated the 5th Anniversary of the Consecration of His Eminence, Archbishop Michael, on Saturday, 9 May 2015. The day began at 9:30 a.m. with a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at Saint John …
  • UPSTATE NY: Two Ordinations in the Month of May
    Two ordinations will be celebrated by Archbishop Michael during the month of May 2015. On Saturday, May 16th, Proto-Deacon (Dr.) Michael Speck will be ordained to the Holy Priesthood at his home paris …
  • YONKERS NY: CoLM Music Conference
    On 2 May 2015, Archbishop Michael and the Commission on Liturgical Music [CoLM] spent the day with more than 25 participants for a two-part workshop at Holy Trinity Church in Yonkers NY. In the mornin …
  • POTSDAM NY: Archbishop Michael Names New Mission Parish
    On 1 April 2015, following a Lenten Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts, Archbishop Michael blessed the faithful of the former Orthodox Christian Mission Station (Potsdam NY) naming “Saint Olympia” as …