Press Releases

Catholic Social Services To Honor Volunteer Of The Year, Mary Stock

April 21st, 2017

Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will kick off National Volunteer Week (April 23-29) by announcing the 2017 CSS Volunteer of the Year in a special ceremony at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center.

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary to Host Second Annual John Cardinal Foley Symposium

April 20th, 2017

Longtime KYW Newsradio Anchor and Reporter, Mark Abrams to Receive the John Cardinal Foley Award for Excellence in Communications  In celebration of the World Day of Social Communications, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary will host the second annual John Cardinal Foley Symposium. The day’s events include a public forum, Mass, and an awards dinner. Wednesday, May […]

Catholic School Students For Catholic Charities Host Collection Celebration

April 17th, 2017

Students from more than 25 Catholic elementary and secondary schools throughout the Archdiocese will celebrate their hard work raising money to benefit the four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education.

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Triduum and Easter 2017

April 12th, 2017

This year and every year, Holy Week is a time to remember that, as the late Cardinal Augustin Mayer once said, “nothing great is ever achieved without suffering.”

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary to Award Honorary Degree to United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito

April 10th, 2017

Justice Alito will also deliver an address at the Seminary’s Annual Concursus

Holy Week And Easter Liturgies At The Cathedral Basilica Of Saints Peter And Paul

April 6th, 2017

Palm Sunday through Easter Sunday April 9, 2017 – April 16, 2017

Nutritional Development Services Of The Archdiocese Of Philadelphia To Participate In 21st Annual Walk Against Hunger

April 6th, 2017

Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will participate in the Coalition Against Hunger’s 21st Annual Thomas’ Walk Against Hunger. This annual fundraiser benefits more than 100 food panties, soup kitchens, and anti-hunger agencies in the region.

Archdiocesan Office of Youth and Young Adults Announces Name Change to ANTHEM

April 5th, 2017

New name reflects desire to reinvigorate outreach to youth and young adults and engage them with the Catholic faith in meaningful ways