Contact Information and Directions

Office Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 9:30-2:30




Mailing Address:

916 Swanson St, Philadelphia, PA, 19147


Columbus Blvd. & Christian Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147


Gloria Dei Church is located along the Delaware River between the Benjamin Franklin and Walt Whitman Bridges, approximately 1/2 mile south of Penn's Landing. Christian Street bounds the church grounds on the north, Columbus/Delaware Avenue on the east, Washington Avenue on the south and Water Street on the west. The entrance to the parking lot is located on Christian Street. 

If using GPS, please use 8 Christian Street as the address.

From Northbound I-95: Exit at the Delaware/Columbus Avenue- Washington Avenue exit and turn left at the light. Left again at the second light puts you on Christian Street; the church entrance will be within the first block on your left. 

From Southbound I-95: exit at Penn's Landing and turn right at the light. Turn right again at the first light onto Christian Street; the church entrance will be within the first block on your left.

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New Rector Search

Gloria Dei, an Episcopal Church, is searching for our next rector.
If you are interested in this position, please review our Parish Profile
and the OTM Portfolio which is available at

Submit your cover letter and resume to

Our goal is to have a new rector begin in January of 2018

The Search Committee of Gloria Dei