SS. Peter and Paul Church

Buffalo, New York

SS. Peter and Paul Church

Founded 1894


Serviced by deanery clergy.

Diocese: Diocese of New York and New Jersey

Deanery: New York State Deanery


45 Ideal St
Buffalo, New York 14206-1402

Mailing address:

44 Benzinger St
Buffalo, NY 14206-1402


Parish Contacts

Dean, Administrator
Home: 607-759-1833
Attached, On Medical Leave of Absence

Lay Leadership

Mr. Zachariah Mandell
Choir Director
4609 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Condo B
Amherst, NY 14228


From the New York State Thruway.
Take the Thruway to exit 52 to William St, turning on Ideal St.

Schedule of Services

Services are in English and Slavonic.

6:00 PM Vespers/Vigil.
Saturday Evening and Eves of Eves of Feast Days

9:30 AM Hours, followed by 10:00 AM Divine Liturgy.
Sunday Morning and Feast Days

For a complete list of upcoming services, please visit the Monthly Calendar on the parish website.

You can ask the priest to approach the Holy Mystery of Confession prior or after any of the services or you can make a private appointment.

Parish Background

Our parish is the oldest Western New York Orthodox parish. It was established in 1894 by emigrants from Russian and Austro-Hungarian Empires and since that maintains a strong presence in Buffalo and is a focal point for local Orthodox community.