Prayer of the Day

Feast of The Chair of St. Peter, Apostle

February 22nd, 2017
chair of peter

“Simon Peter answered; ‘You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.'” (Matthew 16 : 16)

The Feast of The Chair of St. Peter is an ancient feast that relates to early Roman custom remembering the ancestors of the family,  those who presided over the family fortunes.  This feast celebrates St. Peter as Bishop of Rome and the focus of unity in the communion of one faith.