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     Father Joseph J. McLaughlin
Parochial Vicar
     Father Brian A. Izzo
     Deacon John M. Golaszewski
     Deacon Richard Napoli
Director of Religious Ed
     Mrs. Elaine Potalivo
Business Manager
     Diana Sherman
Parish Secretary
     Jeanne Flowers
Buildings & Grounds
     Gary Mueller
Youth Ministry Team

654 Hatboro Road • Richboro, PA 18954-1039 • U.S.A.
TEL 1-215-357-5905 • FAX 1-215-953-8190

A Roman Catholic Church of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Daily Reflections
Watch a video reflection on the day's scripture.
You can also read or listen to the daily readings
from the New American Bible.


Stations of the Cross
Fridays during Lent
7:30 P.M. in Church

During Lent the Stations of the Cross will be celebrated in Church during the weekly Holy Hour which begins at 7:30 P.M. each Friday. Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament concludes the service.

The Stations are live streamed.


St. Vincent de Paul Pre-School
Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year

To register, click here to download the registration form, fill out the registration form on line, print out two copies — one for you and one to sign and submit to the Pre-School, make out a check for the $80 non-refundable Registration Fee, payable to St. Vincent de Paul Pre-school, sign the Registration Form, and place the signed form and the check in an envelope addressed to:

St. Vincent de Paul Pre-School
654 Hatboro Rd.
Richboro, PA 18954

Either mail the envelope, or place it in the Pre-School mailbox located in the Atrium.

Click here for more information about the St. Vincent de Paul Pre-School.


Friday of the First Week of Lent
9:00 A.M. Mass, February 26th


Thursday of the First Week of Lent
9:00 A.M. Mass, February 25th


Wednesday of the First Week of Lent
9:00 A.M. Mass, February 24th


Mass for the First Sunday of Lent
Sunday, February 21st
5:00 P.M. Vigil Mass


For Other Masses, Streams, Etc.

Visit the St. Vincent de Paul Church, Richboro, PA YouTube Channel available at any time.


Family Sunday Prayer Service

In the Church's view, the family is the domestic Church, so Father McLaughlin has suggested that during this crisis when attendance at Sunday Mass is not an option, the head of the family leads the entire family in prayer each Sunday.

A resource has been developed to provide a ritual by which families, "the domestic church," can keep the Lord's day holy by joining together to celebrate part of the Church's liturgy at home. Ideally, the head of the family will lead the service; other members of the family should take on roles as readers. Each ritual for home is for a specific Sunday or holyday; it includes the Readings used at Mass and thus unites the family with the Masses that are being celebrated throughout the world. It could also be used in following the Liturgy of the Word in a televised or live stream Mass.

Second Sunday of Lent, February 28th

Click here for the resource in .pdf format.

or (better for smart phones)

Click here for the resource in webpage format.

People to People Sunday
Food Collections Continue

Jesus Focus Food Bank

Since we cannot achieve "hands free" transferral of non-perishable food for the Jesus Focus Ministry Food Bank on People to People Sunday, the first and third Sundays of the month, the in-parish collection of these goods continues to be suspended. However, the need still exists — actually, it is greater because many have lost their jobs.

Parishioners are encouraged to deliver food directly to the food bank at 1030 2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA (215-953-2000). As you drive into the Bethanna Complex, you will see the shed in the above picture. Place the food in the shed if no staff are present; staff are present from 9:00 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. and will assist — you simply put your delivery on a cart.

The need is for nonperishable food and canned goods, especially those high in protein, as well as personal hygiene products.

Get Google Maps directions to the Jesus Focus Food Bank:

Street address, City, State:

Click here for more information on People to People Sunday.

Meals for the Homeless Continue

The Meals for the Homeless program continues. Frozen casseroles are collected monthly to be used by St. John's Hospice ministry to the homeless in central Philadelphia. The next collection is Sunday and Monday, July 19th and 20th. They are dropped off at 20 Worthington Mill Road

The staff at St. John's Hospice have told us they are preparing trays for take-out.

Click here for more information on Meals for Homeless.

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