St. Thomas Aquinas

Pastoral Planning Area: 630
Deanery: 8
Founded: 1885
Address: N.W. corner of 17th and Morris Sts.
Rectory Address: 1719 Morris St. 19145
Rectory Email: staquinasparish@gmail.com
Rectory Phone: 215-334-2312
Rectory Fax: 215-755-9369
Pastor: Rev. Msgr. Hugh J. Shields
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Dominic Tran Minh Duc
In Residence: Rev. Kurniawan Diputra, C.M. (Chaplain, Indonesian Apostolate)
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Cristobal Chavac
Other Parish Information:

Business Manager: Ralph A. Citino (rcitino@staquinas.com)
Coordinator of Religious Education: Joanne Gledhill
Parish Outreach Staff: Clara Jerez

Aquinas Center: 1700 Fernon St. 19145
Director Aquinas Center: Dr. Bethany Welch (bwelch@staquinas.com)
Phone: 267-928-4048

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4, 5:30 PM (Spanish). Sundays, 7:30; 8:30 (Vietnamese), 10, 11:30 AM (Indonesian). Holydays, 8:30 AM; 7 PM. Weekdays, Monday to Saturday, 8:30 AM (Chapel).
Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Wednesdays, 7 PM (Chapel).
Adoration Room (church entrance through rectory yard): Weekdays, 9 AM-3:30 PM; Saturdays and Sundays, 9 AM-Noon.
Confessions: Saturdays, 3:30-4 PM.
Students Attend:

St. Thomas Aquinas Independence Mission School

School:

1631 S. 18th St. 19145

School Email: independencemissionsta@gmail.com
School Phone: 215-334-0878
School Principal: Nicole Unegbu
Boundaries:

Wharton St. from 21st St. to 18th St.; to Reed St.; to 17th St.; to Dickinson St.; to Broad St.; to McKean St.; to 20th St.; to Moore St.; to 21st St.; to Wharton St.


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