Statements and Weekly Columns of Archbishop Chaput

June 30, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Pope Francis’ Itinerary for Philadelphia

June 26, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex Marriage

June 18, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding the Tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina

June 18, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Pope Francis’ Encyclical, Laudato Si
Declaración del Arzobispo Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. CAP. sobre la encíclica del Papa Francisco, Laudato Si

June 18, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Praise be to you, Lord

May 27, 2015 – Address at Hershey Priests’ Convocation: What ‘Renewing’ the Church Really Requires

May 21, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Pentecost and the Nature of Speaking the Truth
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Pentecostés y la Naturaleza de Hablar la Verdad

May 13, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Amtrak Derailment

April 29, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Reflecting on the Human Cost of Abuse and Its Prevention

April 24, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column Special Edition: Remembering the Suffering of Fellow Christiansi

April 24, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on the Appointment of Father Edward Malesic as the Bishop of Greensburg

April 17, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on the Death of Cardinal Francis E. George, OMI Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago

April 17, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Mercy, Marriage and Dante Alighieri
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Misericordia, el Matrimonio y Dante Alighieri

April 9, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Education as a Matter of Social Justice
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La educación como una cuestión de justicia social

April 3, 2015 – Now is the Time to Talk About Religious Freedom

April 1, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Message for Easter 2015
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Un mensaje de Pascua del 2015

March 27, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Thoughts for the Beginning of Holy Week

March 25, 2015 – Letter of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. to the Jewish Community at Passover

March 23, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The World Meeting of Families: What You Can Do
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Encuentro Mundial de las Familias – Lo que Usted Puede Hacer

March 18, 2015 – Address at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary: Of Human Dignity: The Declaration on Religious Liberty at 50

March 12, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Blessing of Persons Among Us with Special Needs
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Bendición de Personas entre Nosotros con Especiales Necesidades

March 6, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on the Death of Cardinal Edward M. Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York

March 6, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on Shooting Death of Officer Robert Wilson III

March 5, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Remembering a Forgotten Genocide
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Recordando un Genocidio Olvidado

February 27, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Importance of ‘Man-Up Philly’ 2015
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Importancia de ‘Man-Up Philly’ 2015

February 23, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Welcoming City, and a Chance to be Part of the Welcome
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Una Ciudad Acogedora y la Oportunidad de Ser Parte de la Bienvenida

February 13, 2015 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding the Reprieve of Pennsylvania Death Row Occupants

February 12, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: On the Threshold of Lent, 2015

February 6, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Ennobling What it Means to be Human, and the Alternative
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Ennobleciendo lo que significa ser humano, y la alternativa

January 23, 2015 – Address at Brigham Young University: The Great Charter at 800: Why it Still Matters

January 14, 2015 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Martin Luther King Day, 2015
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Día de Martin Luther King 2015

December 31, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Family and Social Justice
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: la Familia y la Justicia Social

December 22, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Christmas Truce
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Una Tregua Navideña

December 22, 2014 – Audio Christmas Message from Archbishop Chaput

December 12, 2014 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Immigration

December 12, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: An Advent Reflection
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Una Reflexión de Adviento

November 17, 2014 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Pope Francis’ Announcement That He Will Attend the World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015

November 10, 2014 – Address at USCCB Fall General Assembly

November 1, 2014 – Pastoral Letter:  Equipping Saints – Catholic Education and Faith Formation

October 27, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Two Events that Shouldn’t be Missed: A Catholic Life Congress and an Evening with Remi Brague.
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Dos eventos que no se debe perder: un Congreso de Vida Católica y una Noche con Rémi Brague.

October 20, 2014 – Address at 2014 Erasmus Lecture: Strangers in a Strange Land

September 29, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Food for the Catholic Mind and Soul

September 24, 2014 – Letter of Archbishop Chaput to the Jewish Community at Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

September 10, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column Special Edition: A Tale of Two Churches, By Cardinal Francis George, O.F.I., Archbishop of Chicago

September 5, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: As School Begins, a Brief Lesson in Marble
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Al Comenzar la Escuela, una Breve Lección en Marmol

August 28, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Lesson in Priorities
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Una Lección en Prioridades

August 16, 2014 – Address at the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders conference: St. Francis, Pope Francis and Today’s Spiritual Revolution

August 14, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Buy This Book, See This Movie, Pray for These Fellow Christians.

August 6, 2014 – Address in Toronto: Law and Morality in Public Discourse

July 26, 2014 – Address at the Napa Institute: Pope Francis and Economic Justice

June 27, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Europe, America and Religious Freedom
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Europa, América y la Libertad Religiosa

June 19, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: When ‘God is Love’ has a Human Face
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Cuando “Dios es Amor” Tiene un Rostro Humano

June 4, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Pentecost 2014 and the Birthday of the Church
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Pentecostés 2014 y el Cumpleaños de la Iglesia

May 30, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Catholic Witness and the March for Marriage
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Testimonio Católico y la Marcha para el Matrimonio

May 22, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Preserving the ‘Vital Sources of our Humanity’
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Preservando las ‘Fuentes Vitales de Nuestra Humanidad’

May 20, 2014 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding Marriage Ruling Pennsylvania

May 15, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Love is our Mission: The Family Fully Alive
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Amor es Nuestra Misión: La Familia Plenamente Viva

May 13, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Remarks at the World Meeting of Families 2015 Official Theme Announcement

May 2, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Cornerstone of a Liveable World
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Piedra Angular de un Mundo Habitable

April 25, 2014 – Address at the Saint Francis Assisi Conference: Without Gloss: Francis of Assisi and Western Catholicism

April 23, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Remembering Two Men, Two Popes, Two Great Saints
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Recordando a Dos Hombres, Dos Papas, Dos Grandes Santos

April 17, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Message for Easter 2014
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Un Mensaje para la Pascua del 2014

April 14, 2014 – Letter of Archbishop Chaput to the Jewish Community at Passover

April 11, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Holy Week and the Gift of Priesthood
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Semana Santa y el Don del Sacerdocio

April 2, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Gathering That Needs Our Support
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Una Reunión que Necesita Nuestro Apoyo

March 25, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Remarks at a News Conference at the Press Office of the Holy See Regarding the World Meeting of Families—Philadelphia 2015

March 21, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Lent and the Road Less Traveled
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Cuaresma y el Camino Menos Transitado

March 7, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Remarks at the World Meeting of Families News Conference

March 7, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Come to Philadelphia: An Invitation to the World’s Families for 2015
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Venga a Filadelfia, Una Invitación a las Familias del Mundo para el Año 2015

February 27, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Three Simple Questions on the Threshold of Lent
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Tres Preguntas Sencillas en el Umbral de la Cuaresma

February 21, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Blessed John XXIII and the Meaning of Peace
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Beato Juan XXIII y el Significado de Paz

February 20, 2014 – Address at the Angora Institute: Religion and Civil Society

February 18, 2014 – Address at the Saint Anselm Institute: A City Upon A Hill: Augustine, John Winthrop And The Soul Of The American Experiment

February 14, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Statement on Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Ten Ways to Deepen Our Relationship with God
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Diez Maneras de Profundizar Nuestra Relación con Dios

January 30, 2014 – Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding the Crisis in Ukraine

January 29, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Series 2014: Feeding the Adult Catholic Mind and Soul
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Alimentando la Mente y el Alma del Adulto Católico

January 24, 2014 – Statement Of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.f.m. Cap. On The Appointment Of Most Reverend Ronald Gainer As The Bishop Of Harrisburg

January 22, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Homily at the Annual March for Life Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

January 16, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Roe v. Wade and Christian Witness, 41 Years Later
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Roe v. Wade y el Testimonio Cristiano, 41 Años Después

January 6, 2014 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: National Migration Week and the Goal of Immigration Reform, 2014
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Semana Nacional de Migración y el Objetivo de la Reforma Migratoria, 2014

January 3, 2014 – Letter to the Clergy and Faithful of the Church in Philadelphia

December 27, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The World Day of Peace, 2014

December 20, 2013 – Audio Christmas Message from Archbishop Chaput

December 20, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput's Christmas Card

December 20, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The Birthday of Life and an Uprising Against Sorrow
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Cumpleaños de la Vida y una Rebelión Contra el Dolor

December 13, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Rejoice in the Lord Always
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Estén Siempre Alegres en el Señor

December 6, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: A Listening Heart and ‘The Joy of the Gospel’
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Un Corazón que Escucha y ‘la Alegría del Evangelio’

November 27, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The Gift of Thanksgiving and the Advent Season
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Don de Dar Gracias y el Tiempo de Adviento

November 22, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Marriage, Family and Some Help for Pope Francis
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Matrimonio, Familia, y Ayuda para el Papa Francisco

November 16, 2013 – Address in Mexico City: The New Evangelization: Responsibilities and Challenges for the American Continent

November 14, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The Feminine Genius: A Conference that Shouldn’t be Missed

November 6, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Remembering Those Who Suffer for the Love of Jesus Christ
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Recordando a los que Sufren por el Amor a Jesucristo

October 31, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The Meaning of Sainthood – To be fully alive in Jesus Christ

October 25, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Priestly Formation and the Renewal of Catholic Life

October 21, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Address at the Fall 1997 World Synod of Bishops: First Preach by the Way You Live

October 18, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: Living the Gospel of Life
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Viviendo el Evangelio de Lavida

October 4, 2013 – Archbishop Chaput’s Column: New Forms of Catholic Life, a New Seminary, and ‘The Way’
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Nuevas Formas de Vida Católica, un Nuevo Seminario y ‘El Camino’

October 1, 2013 – Capstone Address for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Year of Faith Lecture Series: Fire Upon the Earth—A Year of Faith, Personal Conversion and the New Evangelization

September 25, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Pope Francis and ‘The Interview’

September 20, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Lessons We Need to Learn
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Lecciones Que Necesitamos Aprender

September 6, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Road Traveled and the Road That Lies Ahead
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Camino Recorrido, y el Camino por Recorrer

August 30, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Welcoming Students and Understanding Our Mission
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Acogiendo a los Estudiantes y Entendiendo Nuestra Misión

August 23, 2013 - Address at the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders (CALL) National Conference: Why Faith Matters

August 13, 2013 - Address at Holy Apostles Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado: Changing our Culture with the Fire of Faith

August 7, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Security, Immigration Reform and Human Dignity
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Seguridad, Reforma Migratoria y Dignidad Humana

July 26, 2013 - Talking Points from Archbishop Chaput at World Youth Day: To be Missionaries, Go Forth!

July 25, 2013 - Talking Points from Archbishop Chaput at World Youth Day: To be Christ’s Disciples

July 24, 2013 - Talking Points from Archbishop Chaput at World Youth Day: Thirsting for God, Thirsting for Hope

July 11, 2013 - Address at the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia: Some Thoughts on the Course of Catholic-Jewish Relations

July 11, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Wisdom and Christian Witness
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Sabiduria y Testimonio Cristiano

July 8, 2013 – Address at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception: Wisdom, Christian Witness and the Year of Faith

July 6, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput’s Statement Regarding Canonization for Blessed Pope John Paul II
and Blessed Pope John XXIII

July 2, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Christian Witness and America’s Birthday
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: el Testimonio Cristiano y el Cumpleaños de Estados Unidos

June 28, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Looking Ahead to the Archdiocesan Financial Report
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: con Vistas al Informe Financiero Arquidiocesano

June 26, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput’s Statement Regarding the Supreme Ruling on DOMA

June 24, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Immigration Reform—Renewing the Soul of a Nation
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Reforma Migratoria: Renovando el Alma de Una Nación

June 22, 2013 – Address at the Serra International Convention: Junipero Serra and His Witness for Today

June 19, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Human Dignity and Human Trafficking
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: la Dignidad Humana y la Trata de Seres Humanos

June 7, 2013 - Statement of Archbishop Chaput Regarding the Passage of House Bill 818

June 4, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Evidential Power of Beauty

May 24, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Religious Freedom and the Need to Wake Up
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: la Libertad Religiosa y la Necesidad de Despertar

May 16, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Birthday of the Church and the Path We Choose

May 14, 2013 - Statement of Archbishop Chaput Regarding the Verdict in the Gosnell Trial

May 02, 2013 - Statement of Archbishop Chaput on the Death of Bishop Joseph P. McFadden

April 26, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Gosnell Story and Its Lessons

Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Historia de Gosnell y Sus Lecciones

April 25, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Remarks at the Salt and Light Dinner in the Diocese of Greensburg

April 19, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Boston Bombings and Their Aftermath

April 2, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Easter and Its Implications, Here and Now

March 22, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Testimony Before the United States Civil Rights Commission, Our First Right: Religious Freedom (Published by Public Discourse)

March 22, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Holy Week and the Path to Easter, 2013
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Semana Santa y el camino Hacia la Pascua 2013

March 15, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: A New Holy Father and the Legacy of a Name
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Un Nuevo Santo Padre y el Legado de un Nombre

March 13, 2013 - Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Upon the Election of Our New Holy Father, Pope Francis

March 7, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Charles Borromeo and New Beginnings
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Carlos Borromeo y la Obra de Nuevos Comienzos

February 25, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Remarks at the News Conference Regarding the World Meeting of Families

February 19, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Justice, Prudence and Immigration Reform
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Justicia, Prudencia, y la Reforma Migratoria

February 11, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Preparing for the Journey of Lent, 2013
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Preparación para La Jornada de Cuaresma, 2013

February 11, 2013 - Statement of Archbishop Chaput Regarding Today's Announcement from the Vatican

February 4, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Making Sense of Another Ambiguous 'Compromise'
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Dándole Sentido a Otro <<Acuerdo>> Ambiguo

January 28, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Catholic Schools and the Christian Mission
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Las Escuelas Católicas y La Misión Cristiana

January 26, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Homily at Mass Honoring Saint Kateri Tekakwitha and Saint Marianne Cope at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

January 25, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Homily at the Annual March for Life Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

January 21, 2013 - Invocation at the 28th Annual National Bell Ringing Ceremony Marking Martin Luther King Day

January 21, 2013 - Comments at the 28th Annual National Bell Ringing Ceremony Marking Martin Luther King Day

January 17, 2013 - Archbishop Chaput's Column:Restoring the Heart of Catholic Life
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Restaurando el Corazón de la Vida Católica

January 10, 2012 - Address at the Catholic Campus Ministry Association National Meeting: Young Adults and
'Secrets of the Heart'

January 3, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Looking Back and Looking Ahead
Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Mirando Hacia Atrás y Mirando Hacia El Futuro

December 22, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Christmas and the Reason for Our Joy

December 20, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Christmas Card

December 17, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Advent, Suffering and the Promise of Joy

December 4, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Advent, A Season of Hope: Hearing and Sharing the Message

November 29, 2012 - The New Communities and the 'New Evangelization'

November 21, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: This Thanksgiving - Rekindling the Fire of Holiness

November 17, 2012 - Address at Catholic Life Congress 2012: Renewing the Church and Her Mission in a Year of Faith

November 16, 2012 - Address to the Alliance Defending Freedom

November 15, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Christian Faith and God's Hand in History

November 8, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: What a ‘Community of Believers’ Really Means

October 29, 2011 - Statement of Archbishop Chaput Regarding Hurricane Sandy

October 29, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Only Thing That Really Matters is to be a Saint

October 18, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Public Witness and Catholic Citizenship

October 11, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Year of Faith and How We're Called to Live It

September 27, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: How We Got Where We Are, and the Value of the Past

September 21, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Remembering Why Our Time, and Our Lives, Matter

September 18, 2012 - Address at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Prayer Breakfast: Living the Year of Faith, Some Thoughts on the Christian Vocation

September 14, 2012 - Address at the John F. Scarpa Conference on Law, Politics and Culture:We Have no King but Caesar, Some Thoughts on Catholic Faith and Public Life

September 14, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Some Thoughts of Catholic Faith and Public Life

September 8, 2012 - Letter to the People of the Archdiocese  - Spanish

September 7, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Justice, Terrance Williams and the Death Penalty

July 27, 2012 - Keynote Address at the Napa Institute Conference: Building a Culture of Religious Freedom

June 29, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput: It's Going to be a Long Fight (National Catholic Register)

June 21, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Taking the Difficult Steps on the Road to Renewing the Church

June 20, 2012 - Address to the Catholic Press Association:Launching the Fortnight for Freedom

June 8, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Nine Months Ago Today; And Some Changes for the Future

May 29, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Extraordinary Witness of Ordinary People--Viva Cristo Rey!  (Spanish)

May 16, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Why Catholic Schools are Worth Saving

May 10, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Thoughts on an Invitation to Grace

May 4, 2012 - Pastoral Letter from Archbishop Chaput (Spanish)

April 13, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Some Thoughts on "Our First, Most Cherished Liberty"

April 4, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Holy Week, Easter, and the Beginning of New Life

March 21, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: The Nature of the Church and the Importance of Lay Action

March 8, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Where We Are as a Church, Six Months Later

March 3, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: To Keep Schools Open We Need to Fight for School Choice, More Resources

February 23, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Re-orienting Our Lives to the Things That Matter

February 16, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: It's Not a 'Compromise," and it Needs to be Rescinded

February 9, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Catholic Charities and the Work of the Gospel

February 3, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Putting Our House in Order: On Stewardship, Accountability and the Work That Lies Ahead

January 26, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Catholic Schools Week: How You and I can Help  

January 22, 2012 - "A Thread for Weaving Joy," Address at the Cardinal O'Connor Conference on Life

January 19, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Amelia Rivera, The Disabled and the Sanctity of Life

January 12, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's Column: Thoughts on the Commission Report, One Week Later

January 5, 2012 - Archbishop Chaput's First Weekly Column

January 3, 2012 - Invocation Delivered at Delaware County Council Meeting

January 2, 2012 - Invocation Delivered for Mayor Nutter's Second Inauguration and Swearing in of Philadelphia City Council

December 23, 2011 - Video Christmas Message from Archbishop Chaput   (English / Spanish)

December 23, 2011 - Christmas Card from Archbishop Chaput

December 8, 2011 - Pastoral Letter from Archbishop Chaput   (English / Spanish)

November 10, 2011 - "Catholics and the Next America," Address at Assumption College

November 7, 2011 - "Being Human in an Age of Unbelief," Address to Penn for Life at the University of Pennsylvania

October 20, 2011 - Invocation Delivered at Philadelphia City Council Meeting

October 5, 2011 - Pennsylvania Bishops Urge Support for Voucher Program and an Increase to EITC Scholarships

September 29, 2011 - Pennsylvania Bishops Reaffirm Strong Opposition to Federal HHS Mandate

Installation of Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.   Video

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