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August 21, 2017

SEMINARIANS MOVE-IN TO SAINT CHARLES BORROMEO SEMINARY TO KICK-OFF 2017-2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

The College and Theology seminarians of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary will return to campus to mark the start of the academic year on Tuesday, August 22nd beginning with registration and moving-in to the dorms.

August 13, 2017

STATEMENT OF ARCHBISHOP CHARLES J. CHAPUT, O.F.M. CAP. REGARDING RACIAL VIOLENCE IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA

Racism is a poison of the soul. It’s the ugly, original sin of our country, an illness that has never fully healed. Blending it with the Nazi salute, the relic of a regime that murdered millions, compounds the obscenity. Thus the wave of public anger about white nationalist events in Charlottesville this weekend is well warranted. We especially need to pray for those injured in the violence.

August 9, 2017

Office for the New Evangelization of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia To Co-Host The First WINE National Catholic Women’s Conference

The Office for the New Evangelization of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia along with WINE (Women In the New Evangelization) invites women of all ages to come together for a day of inspiration, faith, fellowship, and fun at the inaugural WINE National Catholic Women’s Conference.  A sell-out crowd of 1200 women is expected.

August 9, 2017

Catholic Social Services Of The Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Provides 25 High School Youth Educationally Enriched Work Opportunities

For the seventh consecutive year, Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is implementing the Summer WorkReady Program managed by the Philadelphia Youth Network. This summer, CSS has provided 25 high school students with educationally enriched work opportunities at various Out-of-School Time program sites.

August 8, 2017

Bishop Edward M. Deliman to Celebrate Mass at Annual Indian Catholic Heritage Day

Celebrating one faith and many traditions

August 4, 2017

Philadelphia Catholics to be Commissioned Father Tolton Ambassadors; Will Promote the Sainthood Cause and Life of Our Nation’s First Black Catholic Priest

Tolton Ambassadors are commissioned to share information with the faithful about the significance of Father Tolton’s Cause for Sainthood; promote prayer for the success of this cause; and educate others about the life and impact of Father Tolton.

August 3, 2017

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Moment for Women in the New Evangelization

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: “A Moment for Women in the New Evangelization”
When an event sells out five weeks in advance with 300 people on a waiting list, it’s safe to conclude a few things. First, the event matters. Second, it’s meeting a serious need. Third, the topic greatly interests its intended audience.

August 1, 2017

Archdiocese of Philadelphia To Host Catholic Grandparents Association Conference

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia, in conjunction with the Catholic Grandparents Association, and Saint Monica Parish (Chester County), will host a day of learning, sharing, prayer, and support for grandparents in the five-county region encompassing the Archdiocese.