The Love of Christ Compels Us

Caritas Christi Urget Nos

As the mother church of West Philadelphia, we are an apostolic Catholic community entrusted to Mary, working with university community and families to live a full Christian Life by fostering spaces of prayer, encounter, reconciliation, and service, from one heart to another.






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Saint Vincent de Paul Society

Serve or be served! 

Weddings at St. AJs

Interested in having your wedding here? Here's how!


Parish 2018 Survey

The results are in! Thank you to everyone who shared their opinion with us.

Redevelopment of the Newman Center

Please click here to find more information about this exciting project!