St. Patrick

Pastoral Planning Area: 620
Deanery: 9
Founded: 1839
Address: 20th and Locust Sts.
Rectory Address: 242 South 20th Street – Philadelphia, PA 19103
Rectory Email:
Rectory Phone: 215-735-9900
Rectory Fax: 215-732-0998
Pastor: Rev. George Schommer, O.P.
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Timothy Danaher, O.P.
In Residence: Rev. Giles Dimock, O.P., Rev. Edmund McCollough, O.P.
Other Parish Information:

Parish Business Manager: Loretta A. Colucci


Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5:15 PM. Sundays, 8:30, 11 AM; 6:30 PM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 6 PM. Holydays, 7:30 AM; 12:05, 7 PM. Weekdays, 7:30 AM, 12:05 PM. Saturdays, 8 AM. Special schedule at Christmas and Easter.
Chapel hours for quiet prayer and devotions: Monday-Friday, 7 AM-7 PM; Saturdays, 7:30 AM-6:30 PM; Sundays, 8 AM-7:30 PM.
Confessions: Fridays, 12:30-12:45 PM; Saturdays, 4:30-5 PM; Sundays, 10:30-10:50 AM; 5:45-6:15 PM.
Accessibility Information:

Church Restroom: Facilities adapted for wheelchair users. Restroom has proper door size, enlarged stall, grab bars, clearance space, accessible fixtures and sink.

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


16th St. from Market St. to South St.; to Grays Ferry Ave.; to the railroad trestle at Washington Ave.; along the railroad line to the Schuylkill River; to Market St.; to 16th St.

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