March 23, 2015

Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: El Encuentro Mundial de las Familias – Lo que Usted Puede Hacer

Este fin de semana pasado, el 21 y 22 de marzo, muchas de nuestras parroquias incluyeron una carta mía que fue leída en la misa. Destacó algunas de las necesidades que enfrentamos en la preparación para el Encuentro Mundial de las Familias (WMOF por sus siglas en inglés) este mes de septiembre. Tenemos exactamente –y […]

March 12, 2015

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Blessing of Persons Among Us with Special Needs

It’s a simple fact: Raising a child with disabilities can be difficult.
The real choice in accepting or rejecting a child with special needs is never between some imaginary perfection and imperfection. None of us is perfect. No child is perfect.

March 12, 2015

Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Bendición de Personas entre Nosotros con Especiales Necesidades

Es un hecho simple: criar a un niño con discapacidades puede ser difícil.

March 6, 2015

Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on the Death of Cardinal Edward M. Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York

I was deeply saddened yesterday to learn of the death of Cardinal Edward M. Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York.

March 6, 2015

Statement of Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on Shooting Death of Officer Robert Wilson III

The shooting death of Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III is senseless and devastating. I offer my prayerful condolences to his family, his fellow officers, and all those who mourn his loss.

March 5, 2015

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: Remembering a Forgotten Genocide

Lent is a time for self-examination and repentance; a time for good spiritual reading and the Sacrament of Penance. It’s also a time for renewing our sense of solidarity with fellow Christians around the world. It’s a moment to remember the witness of so many Christians who’ve died simply because they were Christian.

March 5, 2015

Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: Recordando un Genocidio Olvidado

La Cuaresma es un tiempo de examen de conciencia y de arrepentimiento; un tiempo de buena lectura espiritual y de sacramento de la penitencia. También es un tiempo para renovar nuestro sentido de solidaridad con los compañeros cristianos alrededor del mundo; es un tiempo para recordar el testimonio de tantos cristianos que han muerto simplemente porque ser cristianos.

February 27, 2015

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: The Importance of ‘Man-Up Philly’ 2015

A year ago I had the privilege of speaking to men of all ages at the “Man-Up Philly” 2014 conference. In the course of a great day of fellowship, I offered the following words:

February 27, 2015

Columna del Arzobispo Chaput: La Importancia de ‘Man-Up Philly’ 2015

Hace un año tuve el privilegio de hablar con los hombres de todas las edades en la conferencia ‘Man-Up Philly’ 2014. En el curso de un gran día de compañerismo, ofrecí las siguientes palabras:

February 23, 2015

Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column: A Welcoming City, and a Chance to be Part of the Welcome

Philadelphians might say “finally noticed” — that the City of Brotherly Love is enjoying a major resurgence as an international urban center. Philadelphia is a city on the move; a city that “has greatly evolved economically and culturally since 2000,” revitalized by “celebrity chefs, a vibrant technology sector and [a] thriving art scene” – not to mention some of the finest universities, museums, medical centers and historical locations in the United States.