Holy Cross

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Deanery: 7
Founded: 1890
Address: E. Mt. Airy Ave. between Chew Ave. and Boyer St.
Rectory Address: Parish Office: 154 E. Mt. Airy Avenue, 19119
Rectory Email: [email protected]
Rectory Phone: 215-438-2921
Rectory Fax: 215-848-7953
Pastor: Rev. William E. Grogan
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Rayford E. Emmons
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Edward M. Purnell
Other Parish Information:

Business Manager: John Duffner
Director of Religious Education: Darin Williams

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays 5 PM. Sundays, 9, 11 AM. Holydays, 8 AM, 7 PM. Weekdays, Tuesday through Friday, 8 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 4 PM.
Students Attend:

144 E. Mt. Airy Ave. 19119

School Phone: 215-242-0414
School Principal: Emily Diefendorf
School Teachers: Lay Faculty
Accessibility 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.


Stenton Ave. from Springfield Ave. to Gorgas Lane; to Lowber St. to Washington Lane; to Wayne Ave.; to Johnson St.; to Wissahickon Ave.; to Park Lane; to Walnut Lane; to Wissahickon Creek; to Cresheim Creek; to Mc Callum St.; to Mermaid Lane; to Cherokee St.; to Springfield; to Stenton Ave.

Convent Address: Sisters of St. Joseph, 148 E. Mt. Airy Ave. 19119

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