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
In Residence: Rev. John P. Melepuram
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Dennis J. Friel, Deacon Joao A. Ferreira (Portugese Apostolate)
Other Parish Information:

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: Gerald Powals
RCIA: Deacon Dennis Friel, John Knesis

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

Resurrection Regional Catholic School


2020 Shelmire Ave. 19152-4209

School Principal: Joan Stulz
Accessibility Information:

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

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


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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