Feast of Saints Peter and Paul


One festival used for these two great Apostles because, according to tradition, they were martyred on the same day in Rome. It goes back to the 5th century. It occurs on 29 June, and is a holy day of obligation in many countries.

MLA Citation

  • “Feast of Saints Peter and Paul”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 August 2013. Web. 2 March 2021. <>