Our Lady of the Assumption (Italian)

Pastoral Planning Area: 200
Deanery: 4
Founded: 1908
Address: 35 Old Eagle School Rd., Strafford 19087
Phone: 610-688-1178
Pastor: Rev. Gerald P. Carey
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Martin E. Woodeshick (Senior Priest)
In Residence: Rev. Msgr. Richard Malone
Permanent Deacons: Deacon John P. Rose (jrose@olastrafford.org)
Other Parish Information:

Director of Religious Education: Sr. Kathleen Fitzpatrick, I.H.M. (kfitzpatrick@olastrafford.org)
Phone: 610-688-6590
Parish Business Manager: Nicole Giacche (ngiacche@olastrafford.org)
Office Manager/Parish Secretary: RoseAnn M. Westerfer (rwesterfer@olastrafford.org)

Cemetery: 35 Old Eagle School Rd., Wayne 19087

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5 PM.Sundays, 7:00, 8:30, 10:00; 11:30 AM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 7 PM. Holydays, 6:30, 8 AM; 12:05 PM. Weekdays, 6:30, 8 AM. Saturdays, 9 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 3:30-4:30 PM.
Students Attend:

Assumption Academy (Preschool & Kindergarten)

School Principal: Patricia Welsh (pwelsh@olastrafford.org)
Accessibility Information:

Church and Meeting Room: Church and meeting room are accessible with an accessible restroom.

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.

Church Restroom: Facilities adapted for wheelchair users. Restroom has proper door size, enlarged stall, grab bars, clearance space, accessible fixtures and sink.

Parish Meeting Room/Hall: Accessible entrances, parking, curb cuts and ramps to accessible entrances and restroom facilities adapted for wheelchair users for at least one meeting room.


Italian national parish for all Italian-speaking people of the Main Line and vicinity.

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