St. Rose of Lima

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Founded: 1890
Address: Chester Pike at Simpson St., Eddystone
Rectory Address: 1901 Chester Pk., Eddystone 19022-1395
Rectory Email: [email protected]
Rectory Phone: 610-876-6170
Rectory Fax: 610-876-6128
Pastor: Rev. James E. Goerner
In Residence: Rev. Tadeusz Pacholczyk
Other Parish Information:

Director of Parish Services: Sr. Catherine Jane McErlean, I.H.M.

Mass Times: Vigil Mass, Saturdays, 4, 6 PM. Sundays, 7:30, 10:15 AM; Noon, 5:30 PM. Holydays, as announced. Weekdays, Tuesday through Friday, 8 AM.
Confessions: Wednesdays, 7 PM.
Students Attend:

St. James Regional Catholic School, Ridley Park, 19078; Mother of Divine Providence Regional School, Wallingford, 19086

School Principal: Loren Loomis
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.

Church Restroom: Facilities adapted for wheelchair users. Restroom has proper door size, enlarged stall, grab bars, clearance space, accessible fixtures and sink.

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.

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.

Confessional: Assistive listening device in the confessional that amplifies the sound for someone who is hard of hearing.


Jefferson Ave. (South side) from MacDade Blvd. to Fairview Rd.; to B&O R.R.; to Crum Lynne Blvd.; to Little Crum Creek; to Crum Creek; to Delaware River; to Ridley Creek; to Delaware River; to Ridley Creek; to Johnson St.; to B&O R.R.; Ridley Creek; to a projection of Jefferson Ave.; thence along said projection to MacDade Blvd.