Deaf Apostolate – Returning to Mass – Directives in ASL

Interpreted Mass Schedule – During Yellow/ Green Stage

Interpreted Masses on Sundays
St. Matthew Upper Church, 11:00 am - Every Sunday
Cottman Avenue and Battersby Street, Philadelphia

St. Pius X Church, 9:30 am- Every Sunday
220 Lawrence Road, Broomall

St. Joseph Church, 9:30  am- First and Third Sunday
Easton and County Line Roads, Warrington
St. John Chrysostom, Wallingford, 10:00 am- First and Third Sunday
(Please note the time change)
615 S. Providence Road, Wallingford

Epiphany of Our Lord, Philadelphia, 11:00 am - 2nd & 4th Sunday  
11th and Jackson Streets
Returning to Mass - Deaf Apostolate - Directives to Read

Open Doors Welcome Back to Church Video

Restoring Catholic Life after the Pandemic – Arise Resources and Videos

Daily Live-Streamed Mass in ASL

Click to see listings and Links for Daily Masses and Sunday Masses
Live-Streamed American Sign Language Masses

National Catholic Office for the Deaf:  Mass and Devotion Listings

International Catholic Deaf Association - US:  Listing of Resources 

In the Yellow Stage when Churches are open for Mass, Fr. Sean Loomis' livestream Mass in ASL on Sunday will end but other livestream Masses will continue on Sunday

Fr. Mike Depcik – Archdiocese of Detroit – 11:30AM

Fr. Shawn Carey – Archdiocese of Boston – 9:15 AM   and


Fr. Anthony Russo, C.Ss.R Obituary

Father Anthony Russo, C.Ss.R
November 1, 1933 – March, 31, 2020
Deaf Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Father Anthony Russo died during the night in the early am on March 31, 2020 while in hospice care at Stella Maris, Timonium, Maryland. All who knew and loved Fr. Russo mourn his passing and also rejoice in his heavenly homecoming.  He served and loved us with all his heart, just as he served his Lord, Jesus and loved God with all his heart.  We are so grateful for his many years of service to the Deaf Catholic Community.

Funeral Arrangements: The Funeral Mass will be November 7, 2020 at 10:30 AM at St. Peter's Church/ St. John Neumann Shrine, 1019 N 5th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123. This Mass will be interpreted in ASL. Those attending are asked to wear masks. The upper Church is large and makes social distancing manageable. The Mass will be live-streamed at:

Condolences, Mass cards or Memorial Donations can be sent to the Deaf Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia or the Redemptorist Community.

Deaf Apostolate
Rev. Anthony Russo Fund
222 N. 17th Street
Philadelphia, Pa 19103
(Click for online Memorial Donation to the Deaf Apostolate)

C.Ss.R Holy Redeemer Provincial Residence
c/o Fr. Henry Sattler, C. Ss. R
3112 7th St. NE
Washington, DC 20017-14911

For a printable copy of the information and to read more about Fr. Russo's life, click here. 

Saint Stories Video and Learning Resources: English & Spanish for at home learning

20 ASL Videos of Saint Stories
Each Video has Lesson Plan Resources.
Great to use for Children, Teens
and Adults.
CLICK HERE for free access to videos and lesson plans.

20 vídeos de historias de santos
en lenguaje de señas
Cada vídeo tiene recursos del plan de lección
Excelente para niños, adolescentes y adultos