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October 2, 2018

Archdiocese of Philadelphia To Hold Archdiocesan Rosary On The Memorial Of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia will observe the Memorial of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary on Sunday, October 7th with an Archdiocesan Rosary.

October 1, 2018

The United States Department Of Education Announces Eight Catholic Elementary Schools In The Archdiocese Of Philadelphia As 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools Of Excellence

These schools are among only 49 private or religious schools in the country to receive this honor.  

October 1, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Thoughts on the 2018 SYNOD: A View from India

Over the past few months I’ve turned my regular column space over to young adults on a number of occasions.  They’ve used this space to offer their views on the 2018 synod of bishops focusing on youth.  That synod begins this week in Rome, on Wednesday, October 3.  Below is a letter I received on September 30 from India.

September 26, 2018

Archbishop Chaput Calls For Archdiocese Wide Support Of National Relief Efforts To Support Victims Of Hurricane Florence

Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. has asked that all parishes in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia consider taking up a one-time, special collection on the weekend of their choosing, September 29-30 or October 6-7, to support continued relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Florence.

September 25, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Toward a Fair and Reasonable Way Forward

I want to underline our commitment to helping abuse survivors, whether their claims are time-barred or not.

September 21, 2018

Pennsylvania’s Bishops: We Pledge Our Support for Independent Sex Abuse Survivors’ Compensation Program

Since the release of the grand jury report on August 14, we the Catholic bishops of Pennsylvania have reflected deeply on the ugly record of clergy sexual abuse in our Commonwealth, and on times when Church leadership failed to protect our people over a period of decades.