Strangers in a Strange Land

December 14th, 2016

Archbishop Charles J. Chaput has authored a new book offering guidance on how Christians―and particularly Catholics―can live their faith vigorously in a post-Christian public square.  Click here to learn more and order your copy. 

CCA 2017

March 30th, 2017

Gifts made to the Catholic Charities Appeal support close to 180 ministries and programs.


Pastoral Guidelines for Implementing Amoris Laetitia in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

July 1st, 2016

The Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia completes the reflection on the family conducted by the Synods of 2014 and 2015, a reflection that engaged the entire world.

Normas pastorales para la implementación de Amoris Laetitia Arquidiócesis de Filadelfia

August 3rd, 2016

La exhortación apostólica Amoris Laetitia completa la reflexión sobre la familia llevada a cabo por los Sínodos sobre la Familia del 2014 y 2015, una reflexión que ha envuelto al mundo entero.

Office for Divine Worship Workshops

August 3rd, 2016

The Office for Divine Worship offers workshops for lectors and ministers of Holy Communion that are designed to provide ongoing formation for this important liturgical ministry.

For stressed or troubled marriages

June 15th, 2017

The Retrouvaille Program consists of a weekend experience with 6-12 post-weekend sessions over 3 months. It provides the tools to help put your marriage in order again. The main  emphasis of the program is on communication in marriage between husband and wife.

Remain in My Love

March 27th, 2017

Archbishop Chaput’s 3-year initiative for the renewal of marriage and family life in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Learn more at

Philadelphia Catholic Grandparents Conference

June 8th, 2017

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Join with Grandparents for a day of learning, sharing, prayer and support!
“Pass on our faith and keep prayer at the heart of the family”

The AbbeyFest: Faith, Music & Family Festival

August 14th, 2017

The premier celebration of family, friends, and contemporary Catholic/Christian music in the greater Philadelphia area. Over 3,000 kids, teens, and parents attended last year! September 16, Paoli, PA

Archdiocesan Revival

August 1st, 2017

Office for Black Catholics invites all to its Two Night Spiritual Revival at 7:00 p.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of Ss. Peter and Paul on September 25th and 26th beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a Choir Prelude.  Experience a spiritual reawakening. Listen to inspiring preaching. Sing praise and worship.