pray for us.
1718 S 9th Street, Church
910 Watkins Street, Rectory
Philadelphia, PA 19148-1695
Rectory Office Hours
Monday thru Friday:
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Italian Mass, Every Sunday, 8:00 A.M.
Saturday Evening: 5:00PM
Sunday: 8:00AM (Italian), 9:30AM, 11:00AM and 6:00PM
Weekdays (Except Saturday): 8:00AM and 12Noon
Eve of Holy Days: 7:00PM
Holy Day Schedule
8:00, 9:00, 12Noon, and 7:00P.M.
How to find us.
Rev. Nicholas F. Martorano, O.S.A., Pastor
Rev. John J. Byrnes, O.S.A.
Rev. James Keating, O.S.A.
Rev. Howard Mc Graw, O.S.A., In Residence
Rev. Denis Wilde, O.S.A. In Residence
A Century of Faith, Family &
St. Anthony of Padua Grade School
Grades K-8:Wednesday, September 3rd.
Grades K,1,7,8 use the 9th St. entrance to
St. Anthony Bldg. Grades 2, 3,4,5,6, use the
9th St. entrance to St. Joseph’s Bldg.
Pre-K 3 & 4: Thursday, September 4th
Noon dismissal for all grades on
September 3rd, 4th & 5th
School uniforms are required for Grades K to 8.
Gym uniform for Pre-K.
Arrival times are between 8:10 and 8:20AM
Medical records must be turned in or
children will not be able to attend class.
FEAST OF ST. NICHOLAS OF TOLENTINE
On Wednesday, September 10th at 7:00PM Mass.
Blessing of the Bread of St. Nicholas.
FUNDRAISER FOR JOHN GIRARDO
LaFamiglia & Friends Unite for a Benefit for John Girardo
Let's help John who needs our love, prayers and support through this difficult
journey that he is fighting with his with his unexpected medical expenses.
Friday September 12th 2014
St. Nicholas School Hall
6 PM to 11 PM
For Tickets & information please call Bob Buckley, 215-421-5429
BENEFIT FOR JOHN GIRARDO
Friday, September 12th 6:00-11:00PM
in the School Hall, 910 Pierce St.
Entertainment by DJ Zeem,
Appearances from Local Performers
Pizza, Desserts, Soda, Coffee—BYOB
50/50 & Silent Auction. Donation $25.00.
Tickets available at the Rectory office
GOLDEN JUBILEE FOR
SR. MARY ESTHER CARSELE
Sr. Mary Esther, Principal of St. Anthony of Padua School, will be celebrating
her Golden Anniversary as a Religious Teacher Filippini on Sunday, October 12th.
You are invited to attend the Jubilee Mass which will be at 12:15PM at St.
Nicholas Church. There will be a dinner immediately following the Mass in the
school hall. If you are interested in the dinner, you may purchase a ticket at
the Rectory for $25. R.S.V.P. by September 15th, tickets are limited.
CLUB AND ACTIVITIES RESUME
12Noon Mass—Tuesday, September, 2nd
Choir—Sunday, September 7th, 11:00AM
Golden Age Club—Monday, September 8th
9:00-11:00AM in School Hall
Sodality—Monday, September 8th 12:00Noon Mass
Prep—Monday, September 8th 3:45PM
St. Gianna Group for Life—Wednesday, September 17th
at 6:30PM Adoration, Rosary, and Mass
ST. NICHOLAS OF TOLENTINE
SOLD OUT! CHRISTMAS SHOW AT
AMERICAN MUSIC THEATER
Call Rectory Office to be placed on waiting list.
Come see “Joy to the World” at the beautiful American Music Theater on Sunday,
November 23rd. Bus, Show, Shopping at outlets and Family Style Dinner at Plain &
Fancy Restaurant. Cost $110. Deposit $50 due at sign up. Call or come in to the
Rectory office to reserve your place.
We Welcome New Members to Our Faith
We are always happy to welcome new members to our parish family. If you
would like to register as a parishioner, please stop by our office any weekday,
Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm, or by appointment.
Discover how your time spent at the bus
stop, during lunch breaks, and between phone calls can become times of peace and
prayer with this portable Lenten booklet. See this and many other resources from
parenting to relationships by simply clicking on our Parish Webstore banner
PYRAMID TICKET SELLERS
Sellers are needed for our Pyramid Tickets.
There is no amount necessary to sell—all we need is your help and support for
our parish. Call the Rectory office for information or to sign up as a seller.
Your help would be greatly appreciated. Also, why not purchase a Pyramid ticket
and be a supporter of St. Nicholas.
TO PRAY THE ROSARY AT
ANYTIME OF THE DAY
There is now a website that you can go to:
HOME CONSECRATION TO THE
SACRED HEART OF JESUS AND
IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY
Anyone interested in having their homes
consecrated to the two hearts of Jesus and Mary
should contact Fr. Jim at the Rectory office
St. Nicholas of
Faith, Family & Tradition
Welcome to our
Our website is dedicated to
Saint Nicholas of
It was established on his feast day,
It is our hope that this site will provide you with information