St. Francis of Assisi

Pastoral Planning Area: 330
Deanery: 1
Founded: 1923
Address: 136 Saxer Ave., Springfield 19064-2333
Phone: 610-543-0848
Pastor: Rev. Anthony J. Costa
In Residence: Rev. Joseph J. Meehan
Permanent Deacons: Deacon W. Timothy Baxter
Other Parish Information:

Coordinator of Religious Education: Madelyn McBride
Parish Business Manager: Joan Fogarty

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4 PM. Sundays, 7, 8:30, 10, 11:30 AM. Holydays, as announced. Weekdays, 8 AM. Saturdays, 8 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 3-3:45 PM and by appointment.
Students Attend:

112 Saxer Ave., Springfield 19064

School Principal: Jill Carroll
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.

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.

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.


Springfield Rd. from Sproul Rd. to State Rd.; to Orlando Ave.; to Spring Valley Rd.; to Kerr La.; to Locust Ave.; to Darby Creek; to Norwinden Dr.; to Baltimore Pk.; to Wt. Ave.; to Elm Ave.; to Longview Dr.; to Buttonwood Rd.; to State Rd.; to Sproul Rd.; to Springfield Rd.

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