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
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.
School Principal: Jill Carroll
Report on School:

Report On The Parish School Previous 5 Years (PDF)

Accessibility Information:

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.

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.

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

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.


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.

Report to Pastor:

Report To Pastor Previous 5 Years (PDF)
Report To Pastor Prior 5 Years (PDF)

Map and driving directions: