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Churches Located Near Muhlenberg College

If you are unable to attend Mass at 9:00 PM on Sunday evenings, there are other opportunities at Parishes nearby:

Cathedral of Saint Catharine of Siena Parish — 0.8 miles

Travel east from Muhlenberg College on Chew Street to 18th Street. Turn right on 18th Street and the Church is in the corner of 18th and Turner streets.

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Rectory: 610-433-6461

Daily Mass: Mon—Fri 6:30, 8:00 AM; Saturday 8:00 AM

Saturday Mass: 4:15 PM (fulfills Sunday obligation)

Sunday Mass: 7:30, 9:00, 10:30 AM, 12:00 Noon

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturdays 3:15 thru 4:00 PM or, 15 minutes before Daily Morning Mass


St. Thomas More Parish — 1.8 miles

Travel south from Muhlenberg College on Ott Street past Hamilton to East Texas Blvd. Turn right on East Texas Blvd. then veer left onto Flexer Avenue. The church is on the right, with parking behind the church.

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Rectory: 610-433-7413

Daily Mass: Mon—Fri 7:00, 8:45 AM, 5:30 PM; Saturday 8:00 AM

Saturday Mass: 5:30, 7:30 PM (each fulfills Sunday obligation)

Sunday Mass: 7:30, 9:00, 10:30 AM; 12:15 PM

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 4:30 to 5:30 PM, and 8:15 to 8:45 PM


St. Francis of Assisi Parish — 2 miles

Travel north from Muhlenberg College on Leh Street to Tilghman Street. Turn right on Tilghman Street and head east to 11th Street. Turn left and proceed 2 blocks. The Church is on the corner of 11th & Washington Streets.

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Rectory: 610-433-6102

Daily Mass: Monday 8:00 AM; Tuesday 7:00 AM, 6;00 PM; Wednesday 7:00, 8:00 AM; Thursday 7:00 AM, 6:00 PM; Friday 7:00, 8:15 AM.

Saturday Mass: 4:30, 7:00 PM (each fulfills Sunday obligation)

Sunday Mass: 7:30, 9:00, 11:00 AM

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 3:30 — 4:15 PM