St. Rose of Lima

Pastoral Planning Area: 300
Deanery: 2
Founded: 1890
Address: 1901 Chester Pk., Eddystone 19022-1395
Phone: 610-876-6170
Pastor: Rev. Albert J. Santorsola (Parochial Administrator)
Other Parish Information:

Director of Parish Services: Sr. Catherine Jane McErlean, I.H.M.

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4, 6 PM. Sundays, 7:30, 10:15 AM; Noon, 5:30 PM. Holydays, as announced. Weekdays, 8 AM, Tuesday through Friday.
Confessions: Tuesdays, 7 PM.
School Principal: Loren Loomis
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.

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 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.

Parish Meeting Room/Hall: Church and meeting room are accessible with an accessible restroom.


Jefferson Ave. (South side) from MacDade Blvd. to Fairview Rd.; to B&O R.R.; to Crum Lynne Blvd.; to Little Crum Creek; to Crum Creek; to Delaware River; to Ridley Creek; to Delaware River; to Ridley Creek; to Johnson St.; to B&O R.R.; Ridley Creek; to a projection of Jefferson Ave.; thence along said projection to MacDade Blvd.

Report to Pastor:

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

Map and driving directions: