Press Releases

Students From Saint Helena Incarnation School Celebrate Every Kid Healthy Week By Participating In The Philadelphia Flyers Face-Off For Fitness Program

April 25th, 2018

Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has teamed up with The Philadelphia Flyers’ Community Relations Department to celebrate “Every Kid Healthy Week” at Saint Helena Incarnation School.

Nutritional Development Services Participates In 6th Annual Every Kid Healthy Week—A Celebration Of School Health And Wellness Achievements

April 23rd, 2018

NDS will participate in the 6th Annual Every Kid Healthy Week. The goal of this initiative is to encourage students to take advantage of the healthy choices available with the School Meals Program while demonstrating the link between nutrition, physical activity, and academic success.

Catholic Human Services Of The Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Honors Volunteers Who Made Significant Contributions To The Church’s Works Of Charity Last Year

April 20th, 2018

Today at a special ceremony held at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center, Catholic Human Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia marked the closing of National Volunteer Recognition Week by honoring dedicated volunteers.

Catholic Charities Appeal To Host Sixth Annual Night With The Phillies

April 18th, 2018

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Catholic Charities Appeal will once again partner with the Philadelphia Phillies to host a night of family fun at Citizens Bank Park.

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 17th, 2018

For nearly two decades, Church leaders have worked diligently to own up to their past failures to root out abusers and to protect the innocent.

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Announces the Establishment of a Quasi-Parish in Montgomery County to be Staffed by Clergy from the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter

April 8th, 2018

This announcement comes in response to an interest for additional pastoral care for those wishing to participate in Divine Worship in the Extraordinary Form.

Columna Semanal del Arzobispo Chaput: Ross Douthat en el Centro McCullen de Villanueva

April 6th, 2018

 La columna de esta semana tiene dos metas simples. La primera es alertar a la gente acerca de una nueva e importante iniciativa de libertad religiosa en la Universidad de Villanueva. El Centro Eleanor H. McCullen para Derecho, Religión y Política Pública, fundado el año pasado, está dirigido por Michael Moreland, profesor de derecho y […]

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Ross Douthat at Villanova’s McCullen Center

April 6th, 2018

This week’s column has two simple goals.  The first is to alert people to an important new religious liberty initiative at Villanova University. The Eleanor H. McCullen Center for Law, Religion, and Public Policy, founded just last year, is led by University Professor of Law and Religion Michael Moreland.  Professor Moreland is a veteran of […]

Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.

April 4th, 2018

He was a man of civility, nonviolence, intelligence, and respect for his opponents; but also a man with a tireless zeal for justice, inspired and directed by his Christian faith.