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!

Scripture Series

A Summer Scripture Series is being held in our school for adult learners on Wednesdays in June from 6 to 7 p.m.  Bill Jones will conduct the classes.  Remaining classes: June 26, “Covenantal Identities.”  This class will discuss the meaning and importance of God-man covenants.  It will expand on the belief our real identities are bonded to our covenant with God.  All are invited to attend this free series – bring your Bible.

Independance Day

A special Mass for Independence Day will be celebrated on Thursday, July 4 at 9 a.m. in the church.  All are invited to attend this Mass and pray for the needs of our country.

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.