Please join us
each Friday night
during Lent -
7pm in the Church:
Feb. 27 - The Way of the Cross According to Mark
Mar. 6 - The Way of the Cross According to Matthew
Mar. 13 - The Way of the Cross According to Luke
Mar. 20 - The Way of the Cross According to John
Mar. 27 - On the Way of the Cross with Saint Paul
|Our weekly Lenten collection for Chester agencies begins THIS WEEK at all Masses. Feb. 28-March 1:
Catholic Social Services requests Walmart and ShopRite gift cards.
|Salt + Light Media's new documentary, The Francis Effect, is airing across our diocese on ABC-TV and affiliates over the next six weeks.
Consult your local television guide for broadcast times. To learn more, or to buy a DVD of the film, visit the Salt + Light website.
Our 2015 Appeal is underway! One-third of Philadelphia's population relies on your generosity for food, shelter and more. Consider how you can "Give Hope" to our brothers and sisters. Learn more!
|Saturday Vigil||5 p.m.|
|Sunday||8, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m.|
|Tues - Fri||7:30 a.m.|
|Holy Days (Vigil)||5 p.m.|
|Holy Day||7:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.|
|Civic Holiday||9 a.m.|
|Reconciliation (Confession)||4-4:50 p.m. Saturday and by appointment|
Welcome to St. John Chrysostom! We strive to make our parish a beacon for all who seek God's light and warmth. Read more...
In 2002, I went on a mission trip to Haiti, along with a few parishioners from Saint Martin de Porres Church in North Philadelphia. We spent the first three days in Port au Prince, painting a school with no roof, plumbing or electricity, which was financed and supported by an Evangelical Church in North Philadelphia. The highlight of each day was drinking warm boiled water to quench our thirst! We then were transported by small planes to a Catholic mission in the mountains of Haiti, where we worked for the next seven days. I was inspired by my parishioners, poor themselves, who wanted to reach out to others whose lives were more dire. Read more...