St. Francis de Sales
Pastoral Planning Area
Deanery Description
West Philadelphia and Center City
47th St. and Springfield Ave.
January, 1890
4625 Springfield Ave. 19143
Rev. Msgr. Joseph J. Anderlonis
Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5 PM. Sundays, 7, 8:30 (Vietnamese), 10:15 AM; Noon (Spanish). Holydays, as announced. Weekdays, Monday - Friday, 7 AM. Saturdays, 9 AM.
Perpetual Adoration Chapel: Open 24 hours/day.
Confession Schedule
Saturdays, 4:15-4:45 PM.
917 S. 47th St. 19143

Vice Principal: Sr. Jane McFadden, I.H.M.
Teachers: Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Lay Faculty

I.H.M. Literacy Center: 929 S. Farragut St. 19143
Phone: 215-382-0292
Star Harbor Senior Center: 4700 Springfield Ave. 19143
Phone: 215-727-0100
School Principal
Sr. Mary McNulty, I.H.M.
Report on the Parish School
Access 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.

Parish Meeting Room/Hall: Accessible entrances, parking, curb cuts and ramps to accessible entrances and restroom facilities adapted for wheelchair users for at least one meeting room.

52nd St. from Springfield Ave. to Walnut St.; to 50th St.; to Market St.; to 45th St.; to Locust St.; to 42nd St.; to Schuylkill River; projected to B&O R.R.; to 60th St.; to Cobbs Creek; to Whitby Ave.; to 53rd St., to Springfield Ave.; to 52nd St.
Parish Other
Director of Religious Education: Sr. Alice Marie Daly, I.H.M.
Parish Business Manager: Karen Genzano Hand
Report to Pastor


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