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Ss. Peter & Paul
76 Whitehead Ave; South River, NJ 08882
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Directions to the Church

From New Jersey Turnpike - (Route 95) Take the Turnpike to Exit 9 (New Brunswick). After toll booth, bear left, following signs to East Brunswick and South River (Route 18 South). Follow Route 18 South for approximately 3.3 miles to Arthur St. exit. Then follow the local directions listed below.

From Garden State Parkway - Take Exit 129 (Route 1 South). Follow Route 1 South for about 10 miles to Route 18 South (South River and East Brunswick). Exit is just beyond Loew's Theater and Raritan River (Morris Goodkind) Bridge. Follow Route 18 South for about 4.1 miles to Arthur St. exit. Then follow the local directions listed below.

Bus from New York City - Suburban Transit Bus (Gates 420-424) from the Port Authority Bus Terminal (8th Avenue and 41st Street) to the East Brunswick PNC Bank Tower Center/Transportation Center. This is the first stop immediately after leaving the New Jersey Turnpike. Bus leaves every 1/2 hour and takes about 45 minutes one way.

Car from New York City - Take the Lincoln or Holland Tunnels or the George Washington Bridge from Manhattan to the New Jersey Turnpike South and follow directions above. Take the Goethals Bridge from Staten Island to Exit 13 of the New Jersey Turnpike and travel south along the Turnpike as outlined above. Or take the Outerbridge Crossing from Staten Island and follow signs for the New Jersey Turnpike South as outlined above.

From Newark Airport - Follow signs to New Jersey Turnpike (Route 95) South at Exit 13A and refer to directions above.

Local Directions - From Arthur St. exit, make a left onto Arthur St. After the traffic light, follow Arthur St. for 3 blocks to the Old Bridge Turnpike. Make a right onto Old Bridge Turnpike and an immediate left onto Kamm Avenue. Follow Kamm Avenue for about one mile to its terminus at the stop sign (intersection of Kamm Avenue and Whitehead Avenue). Turn left onto Whitehead Ave. After 3 blocks you will see the Church on the left.

 

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Upcoming Events

Confession schedule can be found in the bulletin OR by clicking here: Monthly Calendar For those who are hesitant to worship in person, Fr. David is available to meet with you, either at home or in church, to participate in the Sacraments of Holy Confession and Communion. Please email or call Fr. David to set up an appointment. 
 
Church Family Night will be held on Seven Acres on Fri., Aug. 19, from 6 - 10PM. This is not a children's event or a community event; it is a full church informal event that promises Orthodox Christian values by sharing in food, fellowship and fun! After a two-year COVID lockdown, everyone is invited to come out and reconnect with the wonderful people who make up our parish.
 
Church Block Party is tentatively scheduled for Sunday, August 21st, from 6- 9PM. It is our hope that this event will be a truly positive and powerful way to bring the community together, as it breaks down barriers and gives the opportunity of fellowship with our neighbors.
 
Archbishop Michael will be making an Archpastoral Visit on Sun., September 4th. We will be greeting His Emminence at 9 am, with a Heirarchical Divine Liturgy to follow. Afterwards, a luncheon, hosted by the Parish Council, will be held in the hall, during which everyone will have the opportunity to meet and greet Vladika.
 
Parish Picnic, hosted by the Men's Club, is set for Saturday, Sept. 17, on Seven Acres, from noon - 5:00PM. Traditional picnic fare will be served; there will also be lots of fun things to do for both children and adults or you can choose to simply kick back and relax. A wonderful afternoon is planned. 
 
Join the Altar Society on Tues., September 20th  on its Atlantic City Bus Trip to the Resorts Hotel and CasinoDetails to follow
FOOD CARD PROGRAM : Food cards are available for various supermarket chains after Divine Liturgy, and do not cost any more than the face value of the card. The church receives a percentage as a free fundraiser! See Judy Znaiden in church or at jznaiden@optonline.net.
 
MEETING DATES: 

Parish Council: Mon. Aug. 15th @7:30PM (Hall)

Choir Rehearsal: Tues, Aug. 3rd @7:00PM (Church)

Men's Club: Thurs, Aug 18th@7:00PM(Hall)

Altar Society: Mon, TBD @6:30 (Hall)


Sunday, August 14th
9:00 Divine Liturgy
7:00 Great Vespers w/Litiya and Blessing of Flowers
Monday, August 15th
DORMITION OF THE THEOTOKOS
9:00 Divine Liturgy w/Blessing of Flowers
Saturday, August 20th
6:00 Confessions
7:00 Vespers
Sunday, August 21st
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Saturday, August 27th
6:00 Confessions
7:00 Vespers
Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church / South River, NJ / 732-257-0102