St. Francis Xavier – The Oratory

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Deanery: 9
Founded: 1839
Address: 24th and Green Sts.
Rectory Address: Parish House: 2319 Green St. 19130-3196
Rectory Email: [email protected]
Rectory Phone: 215-765-4568
Rectory Fax: 215-765-4049
Pastor: Rev. Paul C. Convery, C.O.
In Residence: Very Rev. Georges G. Thiers, C.O.
Permanent Deacons: Deacon Vincent J. Thompson
Other Parish Information:

Founded: (Parish) 1839; (Oratory) 1990
Director of Catholic Formation: Luke Ertel
Phone: 215-763-6564

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 5:30 PM. Sundays, 8, 10:30 AM. Holydays, 6:30, 8, 10 AM; 7:30 PM. Weekdays, 8 AM; during Lent, 6:30, 8 AM.
Confessions: Saturdays, 4-5 PM. Sundays, during 8 and 10:30 AM Mass or by appointment.
Students Attend:

641 N. 24th St. 19130-0001

School Phone: 215-763-6564
School Principal: Dolores M. Butler
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.


Thompson St. from 20th St. to South College Ave.; to 20th St.; to Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; to the George Washington Monument (entrance to the Pkwy.); to the Spring Garden St. Bridge; to Schuylkill River; to Thompson St.; to North College Ave.; to Ridge Ave.