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Jesuit Father William Bryon gave an invocation and led more than 20,000 people in prayer Wednesday, July 27 at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia on the convention’s penultimate night.
"The current civil unrest in our country, the acts of unspeakable violence in Orlando, Dallas, Baton Rouge, and in Nice, France, the violence and political instability in Turkey, and the ongoing suffering in the Middle East -- all are clear expressions of a rampant evil in our time," Bishop Libasci wrote.
Pastoral Guidelines for Implementing Amoris Laetitia in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
The Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia completes the reflection on the family conducted by the Synods of 2014 and 2015, a reflection that engaged the entire world.
Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia invites everyone to celebrate the Jubilee Year of Mercy, a time to meditate upon and more actively respond to the infinite mercy of God.
World Meeting of Families 2015
Held every three years and sponsored by the Holy See’s Pontifical Council for the Family, the World Meeting of Families is the world’s largest Catholic gathering of families.
Concerts at the Cathedral Basilica
Experience World Renowned Artists in Pennsylvania’s Largest Cathedral
Catholic Charities Appeal 2016
Gifts made to the Catholic Charities Appeal support close to 180 ministries and programs.
Apostleship of Prayer
The Holy Father’s monthly prayer intentions.
National NFP Awareness Week
July 24 – July 30, 2016
2016 theme: Love, Mercy, Life
Natural Family Planning,
Opening the Heart of Marriage
“Celebrate and reverence God’s vision of human sexuality.”
World Youth Day
Join young people from around the archdiocese and world for World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, July 24-August 1
REBOOT! Live! with Chris Stefanick
An exploration of the Catholic faith, and the ways it’s meant to impact our lives, including prayer, work, dating, marriage, parenting, health and more. Families ages 14+; Sept 21, 7pm St. Martin of Tours, New Hope, PA
Walk for Life
“Open Wide the Door of Mercy”
Rally with speakers, music and prayer followed by a Walk for Life to the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul and Mass with Archbishop Charles Chaput.
Catholic Women’s Conference
Speakers will address all facets of the feminine genius and a woman’s mission of mercy in the family, the Church, and the world. This special day includes something for every woman, married, single and consecrated. October 29, 2016
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