Welcome to the website for the Parish of Saint John XXIII in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania

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This Week's Mass Times and Intentions  

Monday, 8/21

9:00 a.m.
St. John XXIII

Mildred Nesterak

Tuesday, 8/22

8:00 a.m.
SS. Peter & Paul

Jack Daukshus

Wednesday, 8/23

8:00 a.m.
SS. Peter & Paul

James Brennan


Eucharistic Adoration begins after Mass with Holy Hour at 7:00 p.m. followed by Benediction

Thursday, 8/24

8:00 a.m.
SS. Peter & Paul

William & Victoria Boyle

Friday, 8/25

No Mass Today

Saturday, 8/26

4:00 p.m.
St. John XXIII

Marybeth A. Thamarus

Sunday, 8/27

8:00 a.m.
SS. Peter & Paul

Janet Jacobs

10:00 a.m.
St. John XXIII

LeRoy Campion

5:00 p.m.
SS. Peter & Paul

Living & Deceased Members
of the Parish



Sanctuary Lamp at
St. John XXIII Church
in Memory of:

Francis Camerini

Sanctuary Lamp at
SS. Peter & Paul Church
in Memory of:

Joe M. Plasko

Memorial Society:
Thomas Hanlon

Spend some time with Our Lord

Ecuharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration
Every Wednesday

Please see times in
This Week's Mass Times
and Intentions.

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Events: Aug 21 - Aug 27

Monday, Aug 21
Altar Servers vs. Father
Mini Golf Tournament

7:00 p.m. – at Heisler’s

Wednesday, Aug 23
SS. Peter & Paul
with an opportunity for personal prayer

Confession Times


St. John XXIII: 3:00 to 3:45 p.m.

SS. Peter & Paul: 4:00 to 4:45 p.m.

Or by appointment with Priest


Upcoming Events


August 27: Alpha Host & Helper Training at SS. Peter & Paul from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

September 4: Labor Day – Parish Office Closed

September 10: Fall Alpha Sessions, Small Groups and Sacramental Prep Begin!!!

September 17: Children’s Liturgy of the Word begins!!!


Safe Environment Information
for the Diocese of Allentown

Safe Environment Coordinator:
Sister Meg Cole, SSJ, MS, LMFT
610-332-0442 x19

Office of Victims Assistance:
Ms. Wendy Krisak, NCC, LPC
Direct Number