Resurrection of Our Lord

Pastoral Planning Area: 520
Deanery: 12
Founded: 1928
Address: 2000 Shelmire Ave. 19152-4293
Phone: 215-745-3211
Pastor: Rev. James R. DeGrassa
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Dennis J. Friel, Deacon Joao A. Ferreira (Portugese Apostolate), Deacon John J. Knesis
Other Parish Information:

Portugese Apostolate: Rev. Jose Luiz Quimado, C.Ss.R. (In residence at Visitation B.V.M.)
Baptismal Coordinator: Sr. Alice Walsh, I.H.M.
Director of Faith Formation: Karen Fitzgerald
Director of Liturgical Music: Tina Nase
Director of Parish Services: Deacon Dennis Friel
Ministry to Sick and Homebound: Deacon Dennis Friel, Sr. Alice Walsh, I.H.M.
Parish Business Manager: John Duffner
RCIA: Deacon Dennis Friel

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

Resurrection Regional Catholic School


2020 Shelmire Ave. 19152-4209

School Principal: Jack Bellanton
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.


Roosevelt Blvd. from Strahle St. to Tyson St.; to Brous Ave.; to Magee Ave.; to Revere St.; to Hellerman St.; to Farnsworth St.; to Levick St.; to Roosevelt Blvd.; to Devereaux St.; to Castor Ave.; to Hellerman St.; to Whitaker Ave.; to Cottman Ave.; to Dungan Rd.; to Rhawn St.; to Reading R.R. (short-line); to Pennypack Creek; to Krewstown Rd.; to Algon Ave.; to Fox Chase Rd.; to Bustleton Ave.; to Strahle St.; to Roosevelt Blvd.

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