Sacred Heart of Jesus Church

215 Lackawanna Avenue, Dupont, Pennsylvania 18641

Phone: (570)654-3713  |  Email:

Rev. Father Thomas J. Petro, J.C.L., KCHS, Pastor

Parish Office hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.;

Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.


Founded in 1902 by Polish immigrants as a parish of the Diocese of Scranton.

Celebrating 122 years of Faith!

Polish Picnic!

Our Polish Picnic will be on Saturday, August 3, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in our Picnic Grove.  All are welcome to join us to enjoy various Polish foods and entertainment by Stanky and the Coal Miners!

Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

The Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel is celebrated on July 16 and recalls the Divine assistance promised to those who are enrolled in the brown scapular.  Brown scapulars will be blessed at the 7:30 a.m. Mass on Tuesday, July 16, and freely distributed. 

Novena to St. Ann

The Annual Novena in honor of St. Ann will begin Wed., July 17 and continue through Fri., July 26, the feast of Sts. Ann and Joachim, parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  The relic will be offered, and the Novena prayers recited after Masses.  Please join in this Novena.

Rada Cutlery Fundraiser

40% of all sales will benefit our parish Building Fund.  There are two ways to order – online or via the printed catalog.  Please follow these instructions so that Sacred Heart of Jesus Church receives credit for your purchases:

Online: Parishioners are asked to access Rada via the homepage of the parish website ( and click on the tab that says “Order Here.”

Catalog: Color catalogs are available for those who do not have internet access.  For more information call the parish office. 

Online Giving

Columbarium for the interment of cremains

A columbarium for the interment of cremains has been erected in the recently developed Holy Sepulchre section of our cemetery.  Sales for single and double niches are now being taken.   If you would like to purchase a columbarium niche, call the Parish Office at 570-654-3713, to make an appointment.