Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter & Paul

Pastoral Planning Area: 620
Deanery: 9
Founded: 1846
Address: 1723 Race St. 19103
Phone: 215-561-1313; 215-561-1314
Pastor: Rev. Gerald Dennis Gill
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Kenneth C. Brabazon, Rev. Louis J. Kolenkiewicz
In Residence: Rev. Msgr. Louis A. D'Addezio
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Epifanio DeJesus
Other Parish Information:
Mass Times: Anticipated Mass, Saturdays, 5:15 PM. Sundays, 8, 9:30, 11 AM; 12:30 (Spanish), 6:30 PM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 5:15 PM. Holydays, 7:15 AM; 12:05, 12:35, 5:15 PM. Weekdays, 7:15 AM, 12:05 PM.
Confessions: Monday to Friday, 11:30 AM. Saturdays, 4:15 PM. Sundays, 9 AM, 5:30 PM.
Students Attend:

St. Francis Xavier School, 24th and Wallace Sts. 19130-0001

Accessibility Information:

Church: Accessible entrances, curb cuts, ramps and parking near accessible entrances for churches with parking lots. Sufficiently wide and level approach or gradually sloping ramp to door; doorway wider than 32 inches, with automatic door or one that is easily opened with minimum pressure or usher assistance; parking spaces large enough to accommodate vans with access aisle for discharge on either side of van; parking spaces designated with proper signage.

Assistive Listening Device (ALD): Church is equipped with ALD for sound system. Ear phones or audio loops that enhance the sound are available for people who are hard of hearing.

Confessional: Assistive listening device in the confessional that amplifies the sound for someone who is hard of hearing.

American Sign Language: Weekly or monthly Liturgies are interpreted. The sign language interpreter is provided on a regular basis or your church is used for Masses in which the priest signs in American Sign Language. Click here for times and locations of Masses in American Sign Language


Broad St. from Fairmount Ave. to Market St.; to the Schuylkill River; to the Spring Garden Street Bridge; to the George Washington Monument (entrance to the Parkway); along Parkway to 20th St.; to Fairmount Ave.; to Broad St.

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