St. Thomas the Apostle

Pastoral Planning Area: 360
Deanery: 2
Founded: 1729
Address: 430 Valleybrook Rd., Glen Mills 19342
Phone: 610-459-2224
Pastor: Rev. Francis P. Groarke
Other Parish Information:

Director of Religious Education: Colleen Nancarrow (610-459-3477)
Parish Business Manager: Marge Coleman
Pastoral Minister: Sr. Nicoletta Maria, R.S.M.

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5 PM. Sundays, 7:30, 9:30, 11:30 AM; 5 PM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 7 PM. Holydays, 8, 10 AM; 7 PM. Weekdays, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 8 AM; Thursday, 4:30 PM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 4-4:45, 7:30-8:15 PM.
School Principal: John W. Keeley
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.

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


Valley Rd. from Gradyville Rd. to Baltimore Pk.; thence by air line to Foulk Rd. at Concord Rd.; along Foulk Rd. to Kirk Rd.; to Smith Bridge Rd.; to Temple Rd.; to Spring Valley Rd.; to Brinton Lake Rd.; to Dilworthtown Rd.; then east along the County Line to Street Rd. (Rt. 926); to Tanquay Rd.; to Chester Creek Rd.; to Locksly Rd.; to Slitting Mill Rd.; to Gradyville Rd.; to Valley Rd.

Report to Pastor:

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

Map and driving directions: