St. Peter Church


What so ever you do to the least of my brothers,

     that you do unto me....


                                      Matthew 25:40

St. Peter Prison Ministry

Every week, the Good News is brought to inmates of Big Pine Key Road Prison by Mike Coppola.  The Wednesday night program consists of praying the Rosary, a Eucharistic Service, Bible discussion and fellowship with coffee.  There is also an annual Christmas Gift Bag program.  A detailed background check and authorized approvals are required prior to participating in the visitation program of this ministry. For additional information or to find out how you can contribute to this valuable ministry, please contact Mike Coppola at

*Mike Coppola has been re-commisioned by Archbishop Wenski to serve 5 additional years as a pastoral minister in Detention Ministry. He currently serves as a member of the Archdiocese Detention Ministry Advisory Board and is the coordinating liaison for all the Detention Ministry Programs in Monroe County.