St. Francis of Assisi
Pastoral Planning Area
Deanery Description
Western Montgomery County
Marshall and Buttonwood Sts., Norristown
June, 1923
600 Hamilton St., Norristown 19401
Rev. James E. Goerner
Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5:30 PM. Sundays, 7, 9:30 AM; Noon; 5:30 PM. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 5:30 PM. Holydays, 8:30 AM, Noon, 7 PM (except Christmas, New Years and Easter). Weekdays, Monday through Saturday, 8:30 AM (except Wednesdays).
Confession Schedule
Saturdays, 9 AM, 4-5 PM, or by appointment.
601 A Buttonwood St., Norristown 19401

Parish Meeting House: 601 Buttonwood St., Norristown 19401
St. Francis Early Learning Center: 636 Hamilton St., Norristown 19401
Director of Early Learning Center: Nadine Johnson
Phone: 610-757-1523
School Principal
Bridget Tigue
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.

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.

American Sign Language: Weekly or monthly Liturgies are interpreted. The sign language interpreter is provided on a regular basis or your church is used for Masses in which the priest signs in American Sign Language.

Germantown Pk. from Whitehall Rd. to Stanbridge St. (excluded); to Norris City Ave. (excluded); to Swede Rd.; to Johnson Hwy.; to Astor St. (extended); to Harding Blvd.; to Markley St. (excluded); to Schuylkill River; to Port Indian Rd.; to Egypt Rd.; to Ridge Pk.; to Whitehall Rd.; to Germantown Pk.
Parish Other
Business Manager: Peter DiNofia (
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