St. Gabriel

Pastoral Planning Area: 300
Deanery: 2
Founded: 1891
Address: 233 Mohawk Ave., Norwood 19074-4019
Phone: 610-586-1225; 610-586-1226
Pastor: Rev. John D. Hand
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.
Report on School:

Report On The Parish School Previous 5 Years (PDF)

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.

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

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.

Report to Pastor:

Report To Pastor Previous 5 Years (PDF)
Report To Pastor Prior 5 Years (PDF)

Map and driving directions: