November 13, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Facts for the Record

Dear friends, Every once in awhile a story circulates in the press that requires a response.  That is my purpose here.

November 13, 2018

Columna del arzobispo Chaput: datos para los récords

Queridos amigos:
De vez en cuando circula una historia en la prensa que requiere una respuesta. Ése es mi propósito aquí.

October 29, 2018

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Synod 2018: Some Concluding Thoughts

It’s good to be home, and I’m grateful to all those who offered their prayers and support for the meeting’s success.

October 29, 2018

Columna del arzobispo Chaput: Sínodo del 2018 – Algunas reflexiones finales

En los próximos meses, espero que todos nosotros en la comunidad católica de Filadelfia oremos especialmente por el Santo Padre y también por la misión de la Iglesia a medida que avanza hacia el futuro.

October 29, 2018


Religious and ethnic hatred is vile in any form, but the ugly record of the last century is a lesson in the special evil of anti-Semitism.  That evil has not been stamped out.  Rather, it has been resurgent in many areas of the world for the last several decades.  It has no place in America, […]

October 16, 2018

Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. On the Death of Most Reverend Joseph R. Cistone, Bishop of Saginaw

Bishop Cistone was a native Philadelphian. Our local Church, which he served for many years as a faithful priest and auxiliary bishop, was always close to his heart. I am grateful for the opportunities I had to spend time in conversation with him during his trips home and at the regular gatherings of bishops from across the country each year.