St. Joseph

Pastoral Planning Area: 310
Deanery: 1
Founded: 1916
Address: 500 Woodlawn Ave., Collingdale 19023
Phone: 610-583-4530, 610-583-4531
Pastor: Rev. Thomas M. Sodano
In Residence: Rev. Msgr. Charles E. McGroarty
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Thomas L. Taylor, Deacon Patrick J. Kelly
Other Parish Information:

Director of Faith Formation: Mary Carney (

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4:30 PM. Sundays, 8, 10 AM; Noon; 6 PM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 5 PM. Holydays, 8 AM, 7 PM. Weekdays, 8 AM. Saturdays, 8:30 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 3-4 PM.
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: Church and meeting room are accessible with an accessible restroom.


Penn-Central R.R. from Sycamore Ave. to Darby Creek; to Providence Rd.; to Springfield Rd.; to Hibberd Ave.; to Wolfenden Ave.; to B&O R.R. to Oak La.; to MacDade Blvd.; to Ashland Ave.; to a point where an air line from Oak and Maple would meet Ashland Ave.; thence along Maple Ave.; to Ridley Ave.; to Providence Rd.; to Sycamore Ave.; to the Penn-Central R.R.

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