St. Rita of Cascia
Pastoral Planning Area
Deanery
Deanery Description
South Philadelphia and Northern Liberties
Address
Broad and Ellsworth Sts.
Founded
January, 1907
Rectory
(Friary) 1166 S. Broad St. 19146-3193
Phone
215-546-8333
Pastor
Rev. Joseph A. Genito, O.S.A.
Email
Masses
Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5 PM. Sundays, 9, 11 AM (Sundays after Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend, 10 AM only). Holydays, 8 AM, Noon, 7 PM. Weekdays, 8 AM; Noon; Wednesdays additional, 7 PM.
St. Rita Novena: Wednesdays after each Mass.
Confession Schedule
Monday through Saturday, 11 AM-Noon, 4-5 PM. Wednesday, 6:30-7 PM.
School
 
 

School Principal
 
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.

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.

Boundaries
13th St. from South St.; to Washington Ave.; to 12th St.; to Reed St.; to Broad St.; to Dickinson St.; to 17th St.; to Reed St.; to 18th St.; to Ellsworth St.; to 16th St.; to South St.; to 13th St.
Parish Other
Shrine Director: Rev. Joseph A. Genito, O.S.A.
Report to Pastor
Census

09/26/2012

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