St. Gabriel

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Deanery: 2
Founded: 1891
Address: Mohawk Ave. & Seminole Ave., Norwood
Rectory Address: 233 Mohawk Ave., Norwood 19074-4019
Rectory Email: [email protected]
Rectory Phone: 610-586-1225; 610-586-1226
Rectory Fax: 610-586-6068
Pastor: Rev. John D. Hand
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Celestine C. Madubuko (Part Time)
Permanent Deacons: Deacon James V. Walsh
Other Parish Information:

Merged with St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, Essington: 2014
Director of Religious Education: Kathy McGovern
Phone: 610-586-1225

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4:30 PM. Sundays, 9 AM, Noon. Holydays, Vigil Mass, 7 PM. Holydays, 8 AM. Weekdays, 8 AM (Monday through Saturday).
Confessions: Saturdays, 3-4 PM.
Students Attend:

St. James Regional Catholic School, 500 Tome St., Ridley Park 19078

School Phone: 610-583-3662
Accessibility Information:

Church and Meeting Room: Church and meeting room are accessible with an accessible restroom.

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.

Parish Meeting Room/Hall: Accessible entrances, parking, curb cuts and ramps to accessible entrances and restroom facilities adapted for wheelchair users for at least one meeting room.


Glenolden Ave. from B&O R.R. to Grant Rd. (projected); to Darby Creek; to Philadelphia/Delaware County line; to Delaware River; to Darby Creek; to Prospect Ave.; to 10th Ave.; to Lincoln Ave.; to B&O R.R.; to Glenolden Ave.