During this challenging time of social distancing, we want you to know you are in our prayers.  Please scroll down to see the live-streamed and virtual meeting opportunities.   May God be with us as we manage through this together!

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Fr. Shawn saying Mass. Lived streaming of Deaf Vigil Mass on Saturday's at 5:30 PM. Click to join.

Deaf Apostolate Virtual Gatherings

Who:  Deaf Community Members
When:  Mondays at 3:30 PM or 7:00 PM See Schedule
Why:  It is good to be together and catch up!

Our Daily Hope Vlog

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 


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:  Due to the Corona Virus, arrangements for the Funeral Mass will not be announced until after the quarantine. The Mass, Visitation and burial will be in Philadelphia.

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. 

Deaf Country Picnic – May 31, 2020