St. Francis of Assisi

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Deanery: 5
Founded: 1923
Address: Marshall and Buttonwood Sts., Norristown
Rectory Address: 600 Hamilton St., Norristown 19401
Rectory Email: [email protected]
Rectory Phone: 610-272-0402
Rectory Fax: 610-272-1794
Pastor: Rev. Richard J. Smith
Permanent Deacons: Deacon David J. Matour
Other Parish Information:

Business Manager: Carl Needles ([email protected])
Director of Religious Education: N/A

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5:30 PM. Sundays, 7, 9, 11 AM; 5:30 PM. Spanish Mass, 3 PM, 3rd Sunday of the month. Vigil Mass, Holydays, 5:30 PM. Holydays, 8:30 AM, Noon, 7 PM (except Christmas, New Year's, and Easter). Weekdays, Monday-Saturday, 8:30 AM (except Wednesdays).
Confessions: Saturdays, 9 AM; 4-5 PM and by appointment.

601 A Buttonwood St., Norristown 19401

School Web:
School Email: [email protected]
School Phone: 610-272-0501
School Principal: Bridget Tigue
School Teachers: Lay Faculty
School Other: St. Francis Early Learning Center: 636 Hamilton St., Norristown 19401
Director of Early Learning Center: Jennifer Scomma
Phone: 610-757-1523
ELC Website:
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.

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. Click here for times and locations of Masses 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.

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