"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
December 7, 2014

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

Want to experience the joy of Catholicism?
Click here to check out RCIA and learn about becoming a member of the Catholic Church.


Monday, December 8th is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary and is a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass will be held at 6:30AM, 8:30AM, 12:05PM and 7PM..

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


How to Obtain an Indulgence during the Year of Faith

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

Go to our site on Facebook by clicking the link and "like" us. Access our Facebook page for the latest news and information about our parish!

Learn more about the life of St. Philip Neri here
Ongoing at St. Philip

Baptismal Instructions
Please note date change are scheduled for Monday, December 8th at 8:00 PM in the Rectory Conference Room. Your baby is always welcome in Church, however, for the instruction itself, please try to schedule a babysitter so you may be free to concentrate. Also, please call the Church Office at 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

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.

Capital Campaign:

Thank you to everyone that has contributed to the campaign so far. If you are still considering a pledge, please return your pledge card in the collection basket or return to the Church Office as soon as possible. Every pledge, no matter the amount, will help us meet our goal.

St. Francis Inn needs:

Autumn has arrived at St. Francis Inn and it finds us in need of clean, warm blankets, comforters and throws; Men's Thermals (tops & bottoms) sz L & XL; plastic grocery handle bags, Deodorant & Liquid Laundry Detergent. Coffee, Tea, Sugar, 5-minute Oatmeal, Canned Soup, Tuna/Chicken, Chili would help tremendously. Individual Tissue pks, Chapstick and Travel-sz Toothpaste will help us prepare bags for our Homeless Shower Project, along with new, clean white athletic socks. We are so very grateful for you, St. Philip Neri Parish! When we see the Muller-mobile arrive packed with all the essentials we so desperately need every Monday, we say a special prayer for you! May God Bless You Abundantly, The Franciscans

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