Deaf Apostolate

Interpreted Masses for the Deaf are offered in Berks County and the Lehigh Valley on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis. Some Diocesan liturgies and events are also interpreted. Interpreters for religious education and Sacramental preparation are available as needed.Signing

Anyone needing an American Sign Language interpreter for a Catholic funeral or religious/sacramental preparation should contact their parish priest or call the Office for Ministry with Persons with Disabilities at 610-289-8900 ext. 2280 or email the director at

Berks County
St. Columbkill, Boyertown,
Sundays at 9:00 Mass

St.John Baptist de la Salle, Shillington,
4th Saturdays at 4:00PM 

Lehigh Valley
Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Bethlehem,
1st and 3rd Saturdays at 5:00PM Mass

Please check with parishes listed above to be sure times are still accurate.