Archdiocese of Philadelphia Eucharistic Congress

July 13th, 2023

The Eucharistic Congress will be held on September 30th at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa (Doylestown). Most Reverend Michael Burbidge, Bishop of Arlington and former Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia, will serve as the keynote speaker. Mrs. Antonia Acutis, Mother of Blessed Carlo Acutis, will also speak about personal love and devotion to Jesus in the Eucharist. Several speaker tracks are available for various age groups. There be opportunities for Eucharistic adoration, confession, and more.

Synod on Synodality

January 7th, 2022

The “Synod on Synodality: Communion, Participation, and Mission” is a two-year process of listening and dialogue beginning in 2021 and concluding in 2023. ​To learn more about the synod, please click here.

Archbishop’s Commission for Missionary Disciples

March 13th, 2023

The Archbishop’s Commission for Missionary Disciples launched in the Summer of 2020. Since that time, the Commission has been praying, studying, consulting and planning to generate initiatives that will tap into the wellspring of grace in the heart of the Church and allow the power of Jesus Christ to transform our local Church. We invite you to be part of the mission! Click here for more information.

CCA 2023

March 30th, 2017

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

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Missionaries of Mercy

July 13th, 2023

Missionaries of Mercy are priests commissioned by the Holy Father to promote the duty of all priests to “hear confessions and preach on behalf of and promote the Sacrament of Reconciliation.” In addition, they have authority from the Holy Father to pardon certain sins reserved to the Holy See. Our local Church rejoices to have 10 more of our priests newly appointed to this ministry. For more information, please click here.

Missionaries of Mercy Commissioning Ceremony

July 13th, 2023

Most Reverend Nelson J. Pérez, Archbishop of Philadelphia, will officially commission 10 Archdiocesan priests as Missionaries of Mercy  on Sunday, September 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. in the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. All are welcome to attend. For more information, please click here.

Eucharistic Revival

June 3rd, 2022

Click here to read an introductory letter from Reverend Joseph Shenosky, Archdiocesan Coordinator for the Eucharistic Revival. Click here for more information.

Nothing Compares to Being There

August 18th, 2021

The Nothing Compares initiative is an opportunity for parishes to issue a heartfelt invitation to parishioners to return to the in-person celebration of the Mass after the many long months of the pandemic. For more information, please click here.

Go Forth

March 13th, 2023

Join Archbishop Pérez in his mission to create a culture of missionary disciples in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia! Subscribe to receive a weekly text from the Archbishop with one action step you can take that week to deepen your friendship with Jesus or grow in your mission to bring Jesus to others. To subscribe text “goforth” to the 84576 or visit

Vayan, pues

March 13th, 2023

¡Únase al Arzobispo Pérez en su misión de crear una cultura de Discípulos Misioneros en la Arquidiócesis de Filadelfia! Suscríbase para recibir un mensaje de texto semanal del Arzobispo con una actividad para trabajar durante esa semana. Esta actividad le ayudará a profundizar su amistad con Jesús o a crecer en su misión de llevar a Jesús a los demás. Para subscribirse envíe el texto vayanpues al 202-765-3441 O, visite