Sign Up for Offertory Gift Bearers

Would you like to participate in the celebration of Mass in a more active way? You are invited to participate in the privilege of serving as Offertory Gift Bearers at the Saturday Vigil, Sunday and Holy Day Masses. This could be an opportunity for you to mark a special event or anniversary while participating in Mass in a deeper way. Sign up online at

. This link is also on our parish website. Please select an available day and time slot that is convenient for you. You may also contact Alexa Friend at or 267.664.1215 to sign up.

Catholic Links


Archdiocese of Philadelphia:


The official homepage of the Archdiocese. Find a Church, School, Charity, or Administrative Office operated by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Archbishop Chaput’s Blog              

A weekly column from Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput

Archbishop Chaput’s Podcasts      

Homilies by Archbishop Charles Chaput.

Catholic Philadelphia                      

The electronic substitute for the Catholic Standard & Times, this includes local news around the Archdiocese.

St. Charles Seminary                       

Founded in 1838 , St. Charles Borromeo Seminary is Philadelphia’s theological training ground for future priests, deacons, and lay leaders.

Catholic apps:


Catholic News                       Catholic news Live ( $0.99

Feeds from all the major Catholic news sites, easy to ease, a bargain!

Missio                                     Free!

Launched globally by Pope Francis in 2013. News feeds from Fides News Agencey, the international news agency of the Pontifical Mission Societies.

Confession                    $1.99

Personalized examination of conscience and track times a sin was committed. Effective push reminder to schedule a confession.


Easy to use, with videos about each aspect and feature; community forums; picture library (oh, that’s what that looks like!); keep on track with charting; share with spouse and medical professionals.

Works with whatever method of Natural Family Planning a woman uses – Creighton, Billings, symptom-thermal or other.

RosaryPlus and iRosary  $1.99

Beautifully designed, encapsulating the journey through the Rosary in a way that is easy to use and somehow humbling. Integrated with Scripture.

Divine Office                 a pricey $19.99

Beautiful arrangement of the Office fully done. Each day includes text and professional produced audio for Morning/Evening Prayer, and Office of readings.

iBreviary                          free

Free app containing liturgy of hours for each day. Not much explanation. Definitely for the “veteran” user of the Brievary.

IPieta                              $2.99

Two complete texts of two different translations of the Bible; liturgical calendar, loads of prayers, papal encyclical documents, Vatican II documents, Summa Theologica, Baltimore Catechism.

iMissal                            $4.99

Daily/Sunday Mass readings, full liturgical calendar, Order of Mass; audios and videos; Option to have saints of day highlighted.

Podcasts of Archbishop Chaput

The homilies of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput.