Press Releases

The Cathedral Parish Revitalizes the Keys and Sword Event to Benefit Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul and a Local Ministry to Poor and Homeless

May 24th, 2017

This year, a percentage of the proceeds will benefit Saint Francis Inn, a ministry to the poor and homeless located in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood.

Catholic Charities Appeal To Host Fifth Annual Night With The Phillies

May 24th, 2017

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Catholic Charities Appeal has partnered with the Philadelphia Phillies for the fifth consecutive year to host a night of family fun at Citizens Bank Park.

Archdiocese Announces Decision in Pastoral Planning Initiative for Two Parishes in the City of Philadelphia

May 21st, 2017

Resurrection of Our Lord Parish (Rhawnhurst) and Our Lady of Ransom Parish (Oxford Circle) will merge effective June 19, 2017.

Nutritional Development Services Of The Archdiocese Of Philadelphia To Receive Donation From Students At Saint Joseph’s Preparatory School

May 19th, 2017

For the second consecutive year, Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will receive a generous donation for its Summer Meals Program from students at Saint Joseph’s Preparatory School.

Joint Statement of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary and Neumann University Regarding Intention to Explore Possibility of Affiliation Agreement

May 18th, 2017

Agreement allows both institutions’ academic leaders and others to meet openly and to discuss how such an affiliation agreement may work to benefit both institutions.

Rev. Mr. Matthew Brody to be Ordained to the Priesthood by Archbishop Chaput

May 18th, 2017

The Ordination Mass will be streamed live at www.archphila.org and broadcast via FaceBook Live at www.facebook.com/ArchbishopChaput.

Rev. Mr. Brian Connolly to be Ordained to the Priesthood by Archbishop Chaput

May 18th, 2017

The Ordination Mass will be streamed live at www.archphila.org and broadcast via FaceBook Live at www.facebook.com/ArchbishopChaput.