Parish Life

Visitation BVM Parish is a vibrant, multicultural faith community in the Kensington neighorhood of Philadelphia. Pastoral duties are maintained by The Redemptorists, an order of men religious that included Philadelphia’s “immigrant bishop” St. John Neumann who is enshrined nearby at St. Peter’s Church on 5th Street.

Parish Office
2646 Kensington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19125
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Visitation BVM School
Pre-School to Eighth Grade
300 E. Lehigh Ave
Philadelphia PA 19125

Sunday Masses

Vigil 5:00PM (English)
8:00AM (Spanish)
9:30AM (English)
10:00AM (Spanish)
12:00PM (Vietnamese)
1:15PM (Bilingual English/Spanish)

Weekday Masses

Monday to Saturday at 8:30AM in the B Street chapel

Holy Day Masses
Vigil 7:00PM (English)
8:30AM (Vietnamese)
12:00PM (English)
7:00PM (Spanish)

St. Jude Novena
Tuesdays with Mass at 7:00PM in the chapel.

OLPH Novena
Thursdays with Mass in the chapel at 8:30AM.

Saturdays from 4-5PM in the lower church or call the parish office.

Call the parish office for an interview appointment.

Religious Education
Call the parish office to register your child.

Do you know someone who has not made their First Communion or Confirmation? Do you know someone who is unbaptized and wants to become Catholic? Tell them about the RCIA. Then contact the parish office at 215-634-1133.

Call the parish office for an appointment at least six months before your wedding day.

Visits to the Sick
Call the parish office any time.