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June 13, 2018

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Announces Pilgrimage to Italy for Canonization of Blessed Pope Paul VI and Blessed Oscar Romero

Pope Francis will preside at these ceremonies at the Basilica of Saint Peter on Sunday, October 14th.

June 13, 2018

Our Lady of Confidence Day School Named School of Excellence by the National Association of Special Education Teachers

Our Lady of Confidence Day School is one of four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education Our Lady of Confidence Day School (OLC), located in Willow Grove (Montgomery County), has been recognized by the National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) as a School of Excellence. This honor is the highest one that a private special […]

June 11, 2018

Student from Saint Katherine Day School Chosen for National Special Olympics Athletes Campaign

Saint Katherine Day School is one of four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education Matthew Rodgers, a student at Saint Katherine Day School, one of four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education, was selected as one of 50 Special Olympians throughout the country to be featured on a 2018 Special Olympic Athlete Trading Card. According to Matthew’s […]

June 1, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Power of Witness; The Importance of the Eucharist

I’d like to do two simple things with this week’s column.  The first is to offer some heartfelt praise for two exceptional works of Christian witness that create real hope and strength for today’s Church, and deserve our support:   The Culture Project International, in its own words, “is an initiative of young people” passionate to […]

June 1, 2018

Students From the Four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education are Set to Graduate

The four Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education Archbishop Ryan Academy for the Deaf and Saint Lucy Day School for Children with Visual Impairments, Our Lady of Confidence Day School, and Saint Katherine Day School will celebrate student achievement during their upcoming graduation and moving-up ceremonies. These schools educate students with sensory impairments, physical disabilities, and […]

May 24, 2018

Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Announces Recipient and Charitable Beneficiary of 2018 Keys and Sword Event

Ten percent of the net income from the event will go to the Sacred Heart Free Cancer Home with the remainder of the proceeds supporting ministries of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.

May 23, 2018

Students Representing Three Archdiocesan High Schools Win Top Honors in Rising Starters Competition Sponsored by Drexel University’s Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship

Bishop Shanahan High School, West Catholic Preparatory High School, and Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls took top spots. On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, students representing all 17 high schools of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia participated in the Rising Starters Program sponsored by the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship at Drexel University. For the […]