St. Rose of Lima

Pastoral Planning Area: 430
Deanery: 5
Founded: 1919
Address: 425 Pennsylvania Ave., North Wales 19454-3224
Phone: 215-699-4617
Web Site:
Pastor: Rev. Msgr. James J. Graham
In Residence: Rev. John J. Nordeman
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Robert P. Gohde
Other Parish Information:

Director of Religious Education: Joanne M. Trageser
Phone: 215-699-4434
Youth Minister: Zac Moren
Bookkeeper: Jim McCarthy

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5 PM. Sundays, 8, 9:30, 11:30 AM. Weekdays, Monday through Saturday, 8:30 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 4-4:30 PM.
Students Attend:

Mater Dei Catholic School, 493 E. Main St., Lansdale 19446-2875

School Principal: Diane E. McCaughan
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.

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

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.


Welsh Rd. from Swedesford Rd. to Bethlehem Pk.; to Willow Run (branch of Wissahickon Creek) at Spring House; to Wissahickon Creek; to Penllyn Pk.; to Lantern La.; to Plymouth Rd.; to Morris Rd.; to West Point Pk.; to Sumneytown Pk.; to Dickerson Rd.; to Mill Rd.; to North Wales Rd.; to Hancock Rd.; to DeKalb Pk. (U.S. 202); to Swedesford Rd.; to Welsh Rd.

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