Due to severe weather conditions, morning Mass on Thursday, March 22, at 8:00 AM has been canceled.

Welcome to Saint George Parish Community!

Our Church

"I rejoiced when I heard them say let us go to the house of the Lord." Psalm 122

Welcome to our website! Saint George Parish is a welcoming Catholic community called by God to live out the message of Christ in love and service to all people.

If you are new to the area, just visiting, or looking to learn more about the Catholic faith, we invite you to join us for Mass and one of our many community events. Come and learn more. Or contact us by phone or Email. 

Reverend Leo P. Oswald

If you would like to register online, please click on the Newcomers tab for the Registration Form and fill in the information. Once submittted, you will be contacted by a member of our staff to confirm the information and to let you know that it has been processed.



                                                Youth Group Events     
We have many fun activites coming up this spring including the 25th Anniversary Parish Play, "Peter Pan," and so much more! Please check out the Parish Bulletin for more details. We have a very active Youth Group here at St. George and we are happy to have you join all the fun! Please click here for the April 2018 Newsletter./media/1/April%202018.pdf

           Parish Religious Educaton Program
If your child has not had any religious instruction and needs to receive First Penance, First Holy Communion or Confirmation, please contact Ms. Rita Levase at our Rectory Office at 610-237-1633 for details. Our PREP is for children in grades 1-8 and begins in September and runs thru the first week in May. Classes are held on Monday afternoons from 4:45 PM to 6:00 PM and 6:45 PM to 8:00 PM. 

Children need religious education in their lives to help them know God and to remain grounded in their faith, which will sustain them through their lifetime. Please consider joining us.

The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) program is for older students and adults. These sessions are held on Thursday evenings at 6:30 PM. If you are an adult and did not complete your sacraments, if you were never baptized Catholic, or if you would like to learn more about the Catholic faith, please contact Sister Lorraine Muglie, SSJ, Adult Faith Coordinator, for details. 

                                                    Rosary Group
Our Rosary Group meets every Thursday in the Chapel at 7:00 PM to pray the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaput. Please join us and pray for your special intentions.
     Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of death. Amen.

              Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
very Friday, beginning at 9:00 AM until 3:45 PM, the Eucharist is exposed in our Chapel for Eucharistic Adoration, inviting you to come and spend time with Jesus in quiet prayer. Please take some time to stop by to pray for your intentions and those of your loved ones. This year, we pray most especailly for peace. Prior to Mass, we offer up the following prayer:
                                       For Peace
Mary, Queen of Peace, save us all, who have so much trust in you, from wars, hatred, and oppression. Make us all learn to live in peace and educate ourseles for peace, do what is demanded by justice and respect the rights of every person, so that peace may be firmly established. Amen. 
                                Pope Saint John Paul II (1920-2005)

 Holy Week Schedule

Living Stations of the Cross 
7:00 PM Monday, March 26, 2018
Presented in the church by the St. George Youth Group

                   Holy Thursday                       
7:00 PM Thursday, March 28,

No Morning Mass on Holy Thursday
Washing of the Feet, Presentation of the Holy Oils and the Transfer of the Most Blessed Sacrament make this a very special Mass as we remember the Intitution of the priesthood
and The Last Supper of Jesus with his apostles.

Good Friday
                       3:00 PM Friday, March 30, 2018                         Passion of the Lord (No Mass this day)

Holy Saturday - Easter Vigil
7:00 PM Saturday, March 31, 2018

Easter Sunday
        8:00 AM and 10:00 AM Mass
                             Sunday, April 1, 2018   

Sacred Tridiuum Prayer Opportunities

Holy Thursday
                 Evening Prayer following the 7:00 PM Mass
          The church will remain open to 10:00 PM for private prayer.

Good Friday
Morning Prayer 10:00 AM
            The church will remain open to 7:00 PM for private prayer.

Holy Saturday
   Morning Prayer 10:00 AM

Please join us.

                                    Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross will be held following the 4:00 PM Mass every Friday during Lent in the church. Please join us as we follow the last steps of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. All are welcome. 

                           Sacrament of Penance
The Sacrament of Penance will be offered during Lent on Saturdays from 3:30 PM to 4:15 PM, on Monday afternoons following the 4:00 PM Mass until 5:00 PM, and by appointment. Please join us. 

                                                         Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Our annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, rain or shine! The Hunt will begin at 10:00 AM sharp in the Glen Avenue Park or in the Parish Hall if it rains. Please contact Mrs. Guidetti at our Rectory Office to register. Join the fun! There will be a visit from the Easter bunny!!! See how many eggs you can find. 



Our Mass Schedule

Saturday: 4:30 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM
Weekdays: Mon-Wed-Fri 4:00 PM, Tues-Thurs-Sat. 8:00 AM
Holidays: 9:00 AM
Holy Days: As Announced
Confession: 3:30-4:15 PM Every Saturday at St. George Church and Mondays during Lent and Advent following the 4:00 PM Mass. Also by appointment.

      Our Rectory Hours

Monday thru Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM


If you would like information about our Bereavement Group, please contact Mimi Ednie at 610-461-5114. One on one sessions can also be made available. Please don’t hesitate to call with your questions or suggestions. Don’t grieve alone. Discussion is helpful. We are here to help you through your time of loss.

Casserole Weekend

Empty casserole pans and suggested casserole recipes are placed at the main (front) doors of the church on the last weekend of every month. Filled, frozen casseroles are then returned on Casserole Weekend, which falls on the first weekend of each month unless otherwise announced.  Casseroles can be returned directly to the Rectory Office on Saturday between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM, and on Sunday between 8:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Casseroles can also be dropped off Monday thru Friday between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM. All Casseroles are picked up by and delivered to St. John's Hospice in Philadelphia where meals are provided for the homeless.

They are also in need of toiletries for homeless men who come to them for showers and respite. If you would like to donate toiletries such as soap, deodorant, shampoo and conditioner, shaving cream, and men's sock, please put your travel size donations in a box or a bag marked "St. John's Hospice" and drop them off to the Rectory Office. Please join us in our efforts to end hunger. God bless you for reaching out to those in need.   



                                                                                              Legion of Mary
The Legion of Mary gathers every Monday evening in St. George Rectory. Please consider joining them and learn about the good works they do for our parish and our community. Meetings begin at 7:00 PM with the Most Holy Rosary. All are welcome. For more details about the Legion of Mary, visit www.legionofmary.ie.

          Adult Choir
Did you know that singing is another form of prayer? We need voices to join our Adult Choir. If you would like to learn more, practice is held every Tuesday evening from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM in the church. Please feel free to join us or contact Mrs. Kathy Lerro at the Rectory Office for details. We especailly need male voices. Don't be shy!!! Come on out and join the fun.



     Holy Name Society
Men who are interested in joining the Holy Name Society Pinochle League, are asked to please contact the Rectory Office for details or join us on First Friday in the Parish Hall at 7:00 PM. Games are played on the First Friday of each month. If you would like to attend Mass on first Friday, Mass is celebrated at 4:00 PM. 

             Weekly Bingo
Weekly Bingo games are held every Wednesday beginning at 5:00 PM and every Sunday beginning at 2:30 PM in our air-condtioned Parish Hall. Please see the Bingo section of our website for more details. 

Bible Study

If you would like information about our Bible study program, please contact Sister Lorraine Mulie, SSJ, Director of Adult Faith Formation, at 610-237-1633, ext. 103 for details.