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Fr. Fallon, Pastor Emeritus

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 7/01/22

Father Fallon received the title of Pastor Emeritus from Bishop Steven Raica! This retirement honor acknowledges his 53 years of priestly service to the people of the Diocese of Birmingham. We were truly blessed to have him at Prince of Peace for 24 years.

Retirement Receptions for Fr. Fallon

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 6/07/22

Please join us in Deasy Hall for one of the retirement receptions in honor of Father John Fallon.  Receptions will be held on Saturday, June 18 after the 4pm Mass and on Sunday, June 19 after the 7am, 8:30am, and 11am Masses.


We Are #1 in Hoover!!

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 6/01/22

We are thrilled to announce that Price of Peace CHURCH, SCHOOL, AND ADVENTURE ARK PLAYSCHOOLhave been been voted THE BEST OF HOOVER in Hoover's Magazine "Best of 2022" poll!  We are thankful and grateful for the support of our church, school, and local community as we share the ... Read More »

POP Knights Support Diocesan Seminarians

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 5/31/22

The Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus donated the $20,350 in proceeds from their 2022 Pennies from Heaven fundraiser to the Diocese of Birmingham’s eleven seminarians on May 29, 2022. Four of these young men, Max Gallegos, Hunter Limbaugh, Francisco Rodriguez, Adam Sellers, were present at Prince of Peace ... Read More »

Gracie Taylor Awarded 2022 Patrick Francis Werszner Scholarship

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 5/27/22

Congratulations to parishioner and 2022 POP School graduate Gracie Taylor who received the 2022 Patrick Francis Werszner memorial scholarship at our school’s eighth grade graduation ceremony on May 20, 2022. 

This $1,000 scholarship to John Carroll Catholic High School is awarded to an eighth grade student going to ... Read More »

Ana Sewell Receives 2022 Faith in Action Award

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 5/27/22

Congratulation to lifelong parishioner Tatyana “Ana” Sewell who received the 2022 Caitlin Sweeney-McDaniel Faith in Action award on May 15, 2022 at Prince of Peace. 

Ana is a 2022 AP Capstone Diploma graduate of Hoover High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society, National ... Read More »

POP School Receives Blue Ribbon Award Again!

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 5/27/22

Prince of Peace School has once again received the prestigious Blue Ribbon Lighthouse School of Excellence Award for 2022 recognizing the school’s excellent quality of education.  This marks the third consecutive Blue Ribbon award for Prince of Peace School! Principal Connie Angstadt (far left) and Assistant Principal Bridget ... Read More »

Welcome Father Jesus Alfredo Quezada Avila

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 5/03/22

We are excited to welcome Father Jesus Alfredo Quezada Avila to Prince of Peace.  He comes to us as a missionary priest from the Diocese of Aguascalientes, Mexico thanks to the generosity of his Bishop Juan Espinoza Jiménez.  Father Alfredo’s primary language is Spanish, but he also speaks English and ... Read More »

The Gospel of John Study

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 4/11/22

Join Mike Brown for a study of the Gospel of John, beginning Sunday, April 24, at 9:45 am in the school library. The 5-part "Book by Book" program will conclude on May 22. John’s Gospel is valued for its simplicity of language and style, making the message very understandable. ... Read More »

Come Keep Watch with Jesus on Holy Thursday

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 3/29/22

CAN YOU KEEP WATCH WITH JESUS? Come spend time with Jesus in Adoration in the day chapel following the 6pm Mass on Holy Thursday.  Deacon Rick DiGiorgio will lead a guided meditation of Jesus’ agony in the garden with Benediction at 8:15pm to close Adoration that evening.  Come for ... Read More »


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