Tidings of Joy: A Candlelight Christmas Concert at SFDS

Join the Choir of Saint Francis de Sales Parish for a special candlelight concert under the dome! On December 14 at 7 pm, our much-beloved choir will preview pieces from their annual Midnight Mass carol service; their lineup this year will showcase pieces by Vaughan-Williams, Victoria, Franck, Garau and others, as well as feature a carol sing-along. The concert itself is free and open to the public, but freewill donations are encouraged; all proceeds go toward restoration projects in the church.  Volunteers will also have SFDS-themed Christmas ornaments […]

Thanksgiving Schedule

Autumn has come to West Philly! We’ve shut the dome windows and are raking leaves. Enjoy the dappled beauty of fall while it lasts! This Sunday is the last Sunday of Ordinary time; look to these upcoming events! Friday, November 18 3-7 pm:  210 Thanksgiving Boxes, each containing a full Thanksgiving dinner, will be distributed among those from our parish and neighborhood most in need. Please join this effort by bringing in non-perishable food items, or a donation to Church and placing them in the […]