Special Announcement related to the visit of Pope Francis:
Due to the extreme security measures put in place for the papal visit, Mother Bethel’s congregation will worship on Sunday, September 27th at Lutheran Seminary (7301 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia) in the Brossman Hall at our normal 9:30am start time. In addition, the Richard Allen Musuem, Archive, and Church Office will be closed Friday, September 25th and reopen on Tuesday, September 29th.
Mother Bethel AME Church is located at 419 Richard Allen Avenue (South 6th Street) at the corners of South 6th and Lombard Streets in the Society Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia.
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The Office is open Monday through Friday: 10AM to 4PM (Closed on Good Friday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas)
For More information contact the church office at (215) 925-0616
419 South Sixth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone : (215)925-0616
Email Us: email@example.com
Fax #: (215)925-1402
Blacksmith Shoppe / Gift Store - (215) 932-7374
On Sunday mornings only, Mother Bethel members and visitors can park in the overflow lot at McCall Elementary School located at 325 South 7th Street.. Enter the overflow lot from South 7th street between Pine and Spruce Streets, then walk the short half block to the church. The McCall School overflow lot is open Sundays for Church School and the 9:30am worship service beginning at 8am.