about us

Rev. Msgr. Joseph P. Gentili,

S.T.D.

Deacon Bob Brady

Rev. Robert Ianelli,

MA, M. Div.

our STAFF

PARISH BUSINESS MANAGER

Edward Zapisek

Since 2009, Ed has applied the wealth of experience he gleaned over thirty years in the insurance and financial services industries to his post as Parish Business Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Drexel University and has attained Fellowship in the Society of Actuaries.

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

Karen Talocci

Before joining the OLG staff in 2008, Karen’s more than fifteen year administrative career in the legal and financial fields brought her from Smithtown, New York, to Doylestown. Today you can find her in the OLG office in her role as Executive Secretary.

PARISH SECRETARY

Jeanne Senour

Jeanne Senour joined the OLG office family as Parish Secretary in November 2012. Jeanne has been a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish since its doors opened in 2000. She and her family moved to Doylestown from Illinois in 1997. For eight years, Jeanne volunteered as a PREP teacher while her daughters were going through the program. Prior to moving to Pennsylvania, she spent many years as an administrative assistant and marketing manager. When you come into the office make sure to stop by and say Hello!

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION AND PUBLIC RELATIONS

Teresa Fischer

Teresa Fischer is responsible for parish communication including the weekly parish bulletin, the website and social media. She also manages private rentals in the social hall. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Bloomsburg University and previously worked in health care marketing, and as a freelance writer. She and her family have been members of Our Lady of Guadalupe since July 2000 and enjoy being a part of such a wonderful parish.

DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Daniel A. Drain, M.T.S., Ph. D (Cand.)


Daniel Drain has joined the parish staff as Director of Religious Education. Mr. Drain is eager to serve the parish family by helping to foster our love for the Church's sacred teachings. Mr. Drain is currently a candidate for the Ph.D in Theology (with a Specialization in Person, Marriage, and Family) at the Pontifical John Paul II Institute in Washington, DC, where he previously earned a Master's degree in 2016. 

Mr. Drain lives in Bucks County near his fianceé, Mary Colleen Romendio. The two will wed this summer, and ask for your prayers as they prepare for marriage. Please join us in welcoming Mr. Drain to the Our Lady of Guadalupe parish family!

 

DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY

​Lisa Kopertowski

Lisa Kopertowski has joined the parish staff as Director of Youth Ministry.  Mrs. Kopertowski is looking forward to developing a fruitful and dynamic youth ministry for Our Lady of Guadalupe parish. Mrs. Kopertowski is a member of St. Andrew Parish in Newtown and has an extensive youth volunteer experience at St. John the Evangelist in Morrisville, PA and St. Ignatius in Yardley, PA.   She lives in Newtown with her husband and children.

DIRECTOR OF LITURGICAL MUSIC

Paula Furman

Paula, our Director of Liturgical Music, came to us from Holy Name of Jesus Church in Mullica Hill, New Jersey, where she served as Director of Music. She is a member of the National Pastoral Musicians Organization, the American Guild of Organists, the American Chorale Directors Association and the Lower Bucks Choral Society.

CHILDREN’S CHOIR DIRECTOR

​Lisa Simon

Lisa Simon and family have been members of OLG Parish since it originated. Lisa is a music educator. She earned her BA in Music Education from Rowan University and her MM in Piano Performance from The Catholic University of America. Lisa directs the Children’s Choir and the Christian Rock band. Lisa is also involved with the Children’s Liturgy. Lisa teaches elementary music in Melrose Park and private piano lessons. When Lisa is involved with her music at OLG she won’t be alone! Look for the accompaniment of her incredibly musical family!

PARISH AND PREP ASSISTANT SECRETARY

Joanna Huckel

Coming Soon!

PARISH FACILITIES SUPERVISOR

Joseph Balaza

Joseph Balaza resides with his wife in Doylestown and has been a member of OLG since 2013.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in Bioscience from The College of New Jersey and St. Francis Medical Center with extended studies in Business Administration and Statistics. Joseph brings over 30 years of managerial experience, previously working in the clinical and pharmaceutical industry, as well as the skill sets required for the operations of facility oversight and maintenance.

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The OLg TEAM

Our pastor, parochial vicar, deacon and parish staff are here to assist our parish members, ministries and community. We also have many dedicated volunteers who serve as council members, ministry leaders and parish volunteers.

Our staff is committed to helping our parishioners practice their faith and supports our parish clergy. Located at the Parish Life Center, the OLG staff handles the day-to-day work of a busy parish so they can assist our parish clergy, ministries, membership, and the local community.

our Parish Family

Welcome to Our Lady of Guadalupe parish family! We are blessed to have you as companions on our journey of faith.

This is an exciting time in our parish, with our new church and the recently completed Parish Life Center.

We are looking forward to the completion of the parish courtyard in the near future. Your full, active participation in our parish will enhance the quality of our worshipping community. We thank you for choosing to be a part of Our Lady of Guadalupe and look forward to sharing our parish and our faith.

our Parish life center

Parish Life Center

 

The Parish Life Center (PLC) is the center of activities for Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish. It’s our place to get together and carry out the work of Jesus. It houses the Parish Office, the social hall and meeting rooms.

Office Hours

Please contact our parish office with any questions or for assistance.

Monday through Thursday,

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, 
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon

Current Bulletin

Sacraments:


Arrangements for Baptism, Matrimony, Anointing of the Sick, and the reception of Holy Communion at home may be made at our parish office.

Church and Parish Office:


5194 Cold Spring Creamery Road
Doylestown, PA 18902
  
 

Phone: (267) 247-5374
Fax: (267) 247-5402

E-mail: info@olguadalupe.org

Parish Rectory:


Ash Mill Road
Doylestown, PA 18902

Parish Email Sign Up:

MASS SCHEDULE

Weekly Mass Times:


Saturday - 5:00 pm (Vigil)
Sunday - 8:00 am, 9:30 am

and 11:00 am
 

Monday through Saturday 8:00 am

Inclement Weather Policy

Holy Days Mass Times:


8:00 am, 12:00 noon and 7:00 pm

Confessions:

Half hour before each weekend

Mass, until 10 minutes before

Mass begins.
 

  • Anytime by appointment

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