"Cheerfulness strengthens the heart and makes us persevere in a good life. Therefore the servant of God ought always to be in good spirits."
Saint Philip Neri
July 21, 2014
Sixteenth Sunday

New Members
Are you new to the area and would like to join our community? Simply call the office for more details at 610.834.1975

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Please remember to fill-out and return your Summer Repair envelope as soon as possible. It can be returned by mail to the church office or you can place it in the collection basket on Sunday..

Summer Mass Schedule

There will be no 6:30 AM Masses from June 16 until September 1. There will be no adoration during July and August. Adoration will resume in September.l

Adult Faith Formation
Read about our next Bible study program here.


REGISTRATION for the Parish Religious Education Program (CCD) is now being taken for 2014-2015.


How to Obtain an Indulgence during the Year of Faith

Celebrate the Year of Faith: Read the Catechism in a Year!

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Ongoing at St. Philip

Baptismal Instructions
Scheduled for Tuesday, August 5, at 7:30 PM, in the Rectory Conference Room. Please call the Church Office 610.834.1975 for sign-up purposes.

Men's Prayer Group
every Wednesday morning in the Rectory Conference Room from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. For more information contact Duane McCarthy at 610.825.5237

Women's Prayer Group
Our Women's Prayer Group meets on the first Thursday of the month from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Rectory Conference Room. Please call Sister Barbara at 484-213-8177 if you wish to join the group or for more information.

Prayer Requests
All prayer requests should be submitted in writing to our parish office. The address to mail prayer requests is St. Philip Neri Church 437 Ridge Pike Lafayette Hill, PA 19444.

Frozen Casseroles for St. John's Hospice
Could you find time to make a casserole for the homeless at St. John's? Contact Barbara McCarthy's (610-828-2058) for more details.


An informal group of Moms and Dads get together to talk or just listen to others who understand how you feel. For more information contact: Marianne O'Connor 610-825-4975 or Rosemary McNichol 215-247-2267. This group meets every third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM in the Rectory Conference Room.

Provides transportation to Mass, doctors and dentists for people who have needs for transportation, and who live within our parish boundaries. Please call Anne or Bill Franks at 610-828-2530 or (E-mail: ann59bil@gmail.com), or Loretta Zych at 215-836-1127.

Prayer Links
Volunteer Opportunities
Our History

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Television Mass

On Sunday morning at 5:30 AM on Channel 6. It will be rebroadcast each Sunday at the following times: 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM on Channel 6 and 10AM on La Salle University 56.

Mass Schedule


7:00 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.


Monday- Friday 6:30 a.m. & 8:30 a.m.
Saturday- 8:30 a.m. 5:00 Vigil
Note: No Please note: There will be no 6:30 AM Mass or Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament during the summer months.

Altar Society Volunteers Needed

Saint Philip Neri Church is in need of volunteers to help clean the Church. Can you spare one hour on a Friday morning, once a month, to be part of a group that helps keep our Church beautiful? If you are interested please call the Church Office at 610-834-1975.

Saint Philip Neri Church | 437 Ridge Pk., Lafayette Hill, 19444 | Office 610.834.1975