|Descent of the Holy Spirit Church (1913)|
1323 ASHBOURNE RD
ELKINS PARK, PA 19027-2678
Eastern States Vicariate
Parish Priest - The V. Rev. Fr. Adrian Grigoras
326 GERARD AVE
ELKINS PARK PA 19027-2610
|Liturgical Language:||Romanian / English|
From North - Follow New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 6. Follow Route 276 West into Pennsylvania to Exit 27 (Willow Grove). Get off at Exit 27 (Rt. 611). See * Local Directions below.
From South - Follow Route 95 North to Wilmington, Delaware. In Wilmington, follow the signs to New York and take Route 295 North (New Jersey Turnpike) to Exit 6. Follow Route 276 West into Pennsylvania to Exit 27 (Willow Grove). Get off at Exit 27 (Rt. 611). See * Local Directions below.
From West - Follow 76 East into Route 276 to Exit 27 (Willow Grove). Get off at Exit 27 (Rt. 611). See * Local Directions below.
* Local Directions from Rt. 276 & Rt. 611 - Continue on Route 611, which becomes Old York Road. Drive several miles through Willow Grove, Abington Township & Jenkintown. At Route 73 (Church Road), pay close attention. Continue South on Rt. 611 (Old York Road) and pass Church Road and Chelton Hills Drive; on the right is the Elkins Park House (7 story apartment building). You are now at the intersection of Old York Road and Spring Avenue. Turn left onto Spring Avenue. Continue on Spring Ave. and pass Elkins Avenue. The next street is Park Avenue. Turn left on Park Ave. (at railroad station) and go under the railroad bridge and veer to the right. You are now on Harrison Avenue. Turn right at the first corner onto Montgomery Avenue and continue past Gerard Avenue. Turn left onto Ashbourne Road. The 6th building on the left is the church.