St. Peter the Apostle Church ~ St. Peter at the Lake Center
Our Parish - Two Locations

Thank you for visiting our website.  If you are a regular parishioner or a Garrett County neighbor, we hope this website will be of regular use to you and provide you helpful information to stay connected with your local Church.  If you are from out-of-town, we look forward to seeing you whenever you are able to visit.  Either way, please come back again soon, and please let us know if you have any comments or ideas for how we can make our website serve you better.

God bless, and we hope to see you at Church!

-Fr. Doug Kenney, Pastor


Read Archbishop Lori's Pastoral Letter, "A Light Brightly Visible - Lighting the Path to Missionary Discipleship".  (Click here for PDF.)  (Click here for eBook.)

Click here to read Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation on Love in the Family, or "The Joy of Love".

ADORATION: Friday nights 6-8 Chapel (lower level Parish Center)                                                    

During Father Doug’s absence (January 7th-27th) these are the dates for the Communion Services…
  • Monday  January 22th at 8:15am
  • Wednesday January 24th at 12 noon

MASS TIMES AND LOCATIONS (as of September 9, 2017)

The following weekend Mass schedule is in effect beginning Saturday, September 9th, 2017, through and including Sunday, May 26th , 2018.

Saturday, 4:00PM (Year Round)
St. Peter at the Lake Center - Deep Creek Lake
1140 Mosser Road, McHenry, MD  21541

Sunday, 9:00AM (Year Round)
St. Peter the Apostle Church - Oakland
208 South Fourth Street, Oakland, MD  21550

Sunday, 11:00AM (from Memorial Day to Labor Day) (Done for Season) 
St. Peter at the Lake Center - Deep Creek Lake
1140 Mosser Road, McHenry, MD  21541

Adoration Friday Nights 6:00PM till 8:00PM (Mass Chapel Parish Hall Lower Level)

Daily Mass
Parish Hall, Lower Level (at the Oakland Church)
(Enter from parking lot, through door marked "Office".)
    Monday: 12:00PM
    Tuesday:  8:15AM
    Wednesday: 12:00PM
    Thursday: 8:15AM
    Friday: No Mass office closed 

Daily Mass during inclement weather...
If Garrett County schools are closed or dismissed before lunch, there will be no 12:00noon Masses (Monday or Wednesday).  If Garrett County schools are closed or delayed at all, there will be no 8:15AM Mass on Tuesday or Thursdays.

* Prior to Mass, as available
* By appointment

Church Office:


Mailing Address:
    208 South Fourth Street, Oakland, MD  21550

Office Hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8AM - 4PM (Closed on Friday)


General Inquiries:

Bills, Invoices, Statements, and Receipts:
    (If mailing, please send to "Attn: Business Manager")

Corporators - Officers of the Parish
* Mr. Jack Rickman
* Mrs. Carol Gregg

Fr. Doug Kenney - Pastor, ext. 5

Msgr. Paul Byrnes - Weekend Assistant

Brother Art Wolf - Pastoral Assistant

Mrs. Patrica HinesSecretary, ext. 4

Mrs. Eileen Caputo - Receptionist

Mrs. Kelly McDonagh
Coordinator of Religious Education, ext. 6

Mrs. Kathleen Broadwater
Youth Director

Mr. Neil Krebs - Music Director

Miss Maria Hines - Sacristan

Mr. Fred Gregg & Mr. Bill Ewing - Head Ushers

Mrs. Dolores Gloeckl - Lake Center Coordinator

Mr. Bobby Morgan - Maintenance, ext. 7

Mrs. Teresa Morgan - Housekeeping

Betsy Nickel   - Business Manager (Finance, HR)

Mr. Patrick O'Brien - Information Technology (IT) Coordinator