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December 10, 2018

Nutritional Development Services Partners With Catholic Housing And Community Services To Provide 100 Local Senior Citizens With Wholesome Holiday Meals

Senior citizens in need of assistance obtaining food this Advent season will get a boost thanks to a partnership between two agencies of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Nutritional Development Services and Catholic Housing and Community Services.

December 10, 2018

Archdiocese of Philadelphia to Celebrate Annual Mass Honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe

Our Lady of Guadalupe is patroness of the Americas, unborn children, and the New Evangelization.

December 2, 2018

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Announces Relegation of Worship Sites in the City of Philadelphia and Chester County

Our Lady of the Holy Souls Church, Saint Stanislaus Kostka Church, and Saint Leo Church will no longer serve as worship sites of Our Lady of Hope Parish, Saint Joseph Parish, and Our Lady of Consolation Parish, respectively, and will no longer be designated as Roman Catholic churches. Contextual Background Our Lady of the Holy Souls […]

November 30, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Letter to the Jewish Community on the Approach of Hanukkah

“I extend to all of you my prayerful best wishes, as well as the neighborly greetings of your Philadelphia area Catholic sisters and brothers.”

November 28, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Cleansed and Conformed to God’s Will: Advent 2018

Dear friends,  This weekend we observe the First Sunday of Advent, which marks the start of a new Church year.  I’ve written and spoken about the significance of Advent many times.  But this year an articulate lay voice seems most appropriate to fill my column space.  George Weigel is the biographer of St. John Paul […]

November 21, 2018

Young, At-Risk Children Who Attend The Saint Gabriel’s Out-Of-School Time Program Prepare Thanksgiving Feast For Their Families

Young students from the Saint Gabriel’s Out-of-School-Time Program will prepare a traditional Thanksgiving Feast for their families.

November 21, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Column: The Solemnity of Christ the King

This week we rightly focus on the joy of another Thanksgiving Day with well-deserved time for family and friends.  But we also celebrate the Solemnity of Christ the King this weekend, marking the close of another Church year.  It’s a good time to ask two simple questions: What sort of king is Jesus Christ, and what does his kingship mean for us?

November 20, 2018

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary to Host 31st Annual Christmas Concert and Open House

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary welcomes all to attend an Open House followed by an evening of religious music and prayer during this year’s Advent season at the 31st annual Christmas Concert.  Sunday, December 9, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Open House) 4:00 p.m. (Concert) Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary 100 East Wynnewood Road Wynnewood, PA […]

November 20, 2018

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Publishes Audited Financial Statements For Fiscal Years Ended June 30, 2018 And June 30, 2017

Reports illustrate a surplus in the core operating result and an improvement of over $270 million against underfunded balance sheet obligations; projections include the expectation of a break-even or better result for the operating budget in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019.

November 20, 2018

Saint Mary Interparochial School to Celebrate Golden Jubilee With Gala at Ballroom at the Ben

Saint Mary Interparochial School, a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, in Old City Philadelphia will celebrate the culmination of its year-long Golden Jubilee celebration with a “Golden Jubilee Gala,” generously presented by The Daly Group at KW Philly. The theme of the gala is “A Celebration of Excellence in Catholic Education from Colonial to Contemporary.” It will be held at the Ballroom at the Ben.  Proceeds from the gala will support enhancements to the school’s physical space and facilities.