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April 4, 2019

Statement Of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Regarding The Appointment Of Most Reverend Wilton D. Gregory As The Archbishop Of Washington, D.C.

Washington is an important See for the Church in the United States, and Archbishop Gregory’s long experience as a leader will serve the people of the archdiocese and the wider Catholic community very well. 

April 3, 2019

USCCB: Chairman of US Bishops Pro Life Committee Issues Statement on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Today, U.S. Representative Steve Scalise is filing a discharge petition to force a vote on Representative Ann Wagner’s bill, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.

April 3, 2019

Catholic Social Services’ Casa Del Carmen Preschool Academy Receives $20,000 Grant From Archdiocesan Educational Fund

Casa del Carmen Preschool Academy, a ministry of Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, recently received a $20,539 grant from The Archdiocesan Educational Fund for the 2019-2020 academic fiscal year.

April 2, 2019

For Seventh Consecutive Year Catholic Social Services Named Service Provider Of The Year By Real Alternatives 

This annual award is presented to the provider agency that has served the most pregnant women in the state of Pennsylvania.

April 2, 2019

The Vocation Office for the Diocesan Priesthood to Celebrate Hispanic Family Day at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary

Bringing young men and their families closer to seminary life

April 1, 2019

Over 50 Catholic Schools to Participate in Spring “Showcase of Excellence” Programs

During the month of April, over 50 parochial and private Catholic elementary schools and Archdiocesan High Schools throughout the five-county region will participate in one or more “Showcases of Excellence.” Showcases will be held at Archdiocesan high schools in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties.  They will highlight the strong academic and fine arts programs in Catholic elementary and special education schools throughout the five-county Archdiocese.

March 27, 2019

Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Renews Partnership With The Villanova School Of Business To Offer Master Of Science Degree In Church Management

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is pleased to announce it has renewed a unique partnership with Villanova University’s Center for Church Management to offer an innovative two-year, online Master of Science in Church Management degree designed to provide students with a high-level skill set in effective church management.

March 26, 2019

Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Receives Grant to Help Senior Citizens Apply for SNAP Benefits

Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CHCS) has received a $30,000 grant through a partnership with Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) to help eligible senior citizens enroll in the federal government’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

March 26, 2019

Archbishop Chaput to Celebrate Annual Mass for Persons with Disabilities

Honoring the gifts of persons with disabilities, the Deaf Community, family, friends, and caregivers