In one of the best known Psalms - Psalm 23, we hear, "my cup overflows". Those words are very true here at Saint Martin de Porres Catholic Church in the Kingdom of North Philadelphia. Our cup overflows with many blessings from our Awesome God. Join us!
As members of Saint Martin de Porres Parish of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia we seek
We are challenged to strive for spiritual growth, to embrace the Gospel message and to make a difference in the world. We also seek to fulfill the mission love, peace and mutual respect by:
- inspiring one another spiritually, emotionally and morally
- developing open and on-going conversation within our community
- bringing one another to a deeper awareness of God's love and sense of their own discipleship
- incorporating the values, teachings, and traditions of our African-American heritage into our prayer and worship
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Just For Men...
Daily Mass Schedule
Tuesday - Friday 7AM
Sunday Mass, 10:00AM
ALL ARE WELCOME!
Sunday 9:30AM & Every 1st Thursday during Holy Hour 6:30PM
All men of the Church (young men as well) are invited to join Father Thorne for donuts, coffee and juice every second Sunday of the month in the Community Hall. Following our gathering we will go to Mass together.
To our community that can not join us
on Sunday morning,
we will be celebrating a simple mass on the FIRST Saturday of
the month @ 5 p.m. starting Sept.6. All are welcome!
Come and Join Us!
All Are Welcome
Congratulations to our Pastor, Father Stephen Thorne, who celebrated his 16th Anniversary of Ordination of the Priesthood (May 16th)
Thank you for your generosity to our Church. Please continue to be as generous as possible in the Sunday Mass collections.
Anyone interesting in joining the Catholic Church
or receiving the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation,
First Penance or First Communion, please contact:
Sister Lynn Marie Ralph, SBS
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
> Sunday - Aug 3rd - Blessing of College Students - 10am
> Sunday - Aug 31st - 10am
> Saturday - Sept 13th - Fashon Show - 1-5pm
> Saturday - Sept 20th - Blood Drive - 9am-2pm
> Sunday - September 28th - Family & Friends Day - 10am
Fall 2014 - Are you interested in studying Theology?
CATHOLIC CALL TO PRAYER!
World Meeting of Families 2015
More details on the Upcoming Events page.