Welcome to the Parish Community of St. Michael and Immaculate Conception Churches

Most Recent Update: June 23, 2017


 Parish announcements for this week are on this page. You can read this week’s bulletin which lists any changes to our normal schedule here.      Para ver el sitio web en español, por favor haga clic aquí.

Information for This Week:

The Peter’s Pence Collection, which funds the works of Pope Francis, will be taken up at the Masses on June 25.

Peters Pence Bilingual

 

Information on Upcoming Classes/Activities:

  • CCD for the 2017-18 Year: Registration for the new year of CCD classes will be held in August.
  • Marriage preparation classes:  Beginning on September 7 here at St. Michael, we will be holding sessions for engaged couples and anyone already living together who would like to convalidate their marriage.
  • Saint Michael’s Youth Group:  The parish would like to invite young people to form a Youth group. where they may be guided and supported in their Catholic Faith among the many challenges they face in a society that denies God more and more.  Please contact Rev. Arturo after Mass or at the office.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament occurs in church at St. Michael every Thursday beginning after the 8:30 a.m. Mass until 1 p.m.

Earlier bulletins, back to April of 2015, are available at https://issuu.com/st.mikes-immaculateconceptionparish which also contains other parish material, including Father Chagala’s meditations on the Sunday readings.

Office Hours:   The office at St. Michael will close at 1 p.m. each day and will not be open on Monday.   The new hours are Tuesday-Friday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

CARE FOR THE SICK:  In the occasion of an emergency call the rectory immediately. Please also inform the rectory if home visits to the elderly and infirm are desired or whenever someone enters the hospital and wishes a visit from the parish priest.

There are days in the coming weeks when Mass intentions are available; if you wish to have a Mass said for your intention or to remember a deceased loved one, please call the rectory at 215-739-2358 or stop in during office hours–9 am to 1 pm Tuesday through Friday.   Thanks.

Normal Sunday Mass Times:

At St. Michael’s  Church  (1445 N 2nd Street (just south of Jefferson), Philadelphia, PA 19122): 8:30 a.m. (English) and 11:30 a.m. (Spanish). 

At Immaculate Conception Church (1020 N. Front Street (at Allen), Philadelphia, PA 19123): 10 a.m. (English)

  • Directions to either church by car or public transit or walking can be obtained by clicking on the church name above and entering your starting point and means of traveling.

Information about the churches’ history is available through the Wikipedia articles on St. Michael and Immaculate through the links given.


For normal Holy Day and weekday/Saturday Mass times and the schedule for the Sacrament of Reconciliation, please see this link

   If you are on Facebook, please consider joining the St. Michael’s parish group on that site. 


6-28-15 Fr Chagala at IC after Mass

St. Michael's Church and Rectory as seen from 2nd and Jefferson Streets.

6-28-15 Priest and Deacon at Prayer of Faithrul