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Please join us at St Nicholas of Tolentine at St. Anthony of Padua School Hall at 913 Pierce St. (near 9th & Moore Streets) on Saturday, March 30th. Doors will open at 6PM. The first race is at 7PM. The cost is $10. There will be a Buffet of roast beef, penne vodka, coffee, tea, and dessert. There will be live entertainment, a silent auction, and, of course, a NIGHT AT THE RACES with 10 races in all. Anyone 21 years of age and older is welcome and IT IS BYOB!!!. If you would like to purchase a ticket or tickets; or a horse or horses; or need more details, please stop at the Rectory at 910 Watkins St. (near 9th and Morris Sts) or call 215-463-1326. COME AND HAVE FUN!!! WIN!!!

Parish Community of Annunciation B.V.M.

(Partnered with St. Nicholas of Tolentine Parish
Staffed by the Augustinians

The Stained Glass Window is located above the center doors of our Church.

Mission Statement

We, the people of the Annunciation BVM Parish, recognize our call to grow as “A Catholic Life Community”.  We are in communion with our Holy Father, Shepherd of the Universal Church, and our Archbishop, Shepherd of the Church in Philadelphia.  Accepting the privilege and the challenge of this call, we commit ourselves to be:

A community that worships God in Spirit and truth through the celebration of the Eucharist and the other Sacraments;

A community that proclaims the Good News of Jesus Christ by inviting all people to join our parish;

A community that teaches the message of Christ through our elementary school, our CCD classes, our adult education sessions, and our Liturgy;

A community that serves and heals all our parishioners, especially the poor and needy by generous acts of charity, and by using our time, talent and treasure, work together for goodwill,  justice and peace for all.

We realize that this statement is merely the end of the beginning.  We pray for God’s guidance, and through the intercession of Mary, gain the strength to continue to respond to the needs of our “Catholic Life Community”.