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Archbishop Charles Chaput

(Charles Chaput tells KYW’s Mark Abrams his first order of business will be to rebuild the church’s reputation after a damaging abuse scandal.  Credit: Bill Roswell)

Chaput To Announce Fate Of 27 Priests Allegedly Linked To Sex Abuse Scandal

Philadelphia’s Archbishop Charles Chaput is set to appear at a news conference this afternoon to disclose the fate of some of the 27 priests suspended by his predecessor because of allegations of sexual abuse or other misconduct.

05/04/2012

(Philadelphia archbishop Charles Chaput.  File photo by Mark Abrams)

Philadelphia Archbishop Chaput To Announce Abuse Findings

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput has many constituents to consider as he decides the fate of about two dozen priests suspended over child sex-abuse allegations.

05/03/2012

Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul file photo. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Hundreds Of Priests From Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Gather To Renew Priestly Vows

More than 400 priests from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia gathered on Holy Thursday at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on the Ben Franklin Parkway to renew their priestly vows.

04/05/2012

St. Francis of Assisi

Springfield Pastor Placed On Administrative Leave Over Concerns Of His ‘Suitability For Ministry’

Parishioners from St. Francis of Assisi in Springfield, are no longer being lead by pastor Louis Bier. This weekend Archbishop Charles Chaput placed the 62-year-old on administrative leave.

03/12/2012

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Catholic Elementary Schools Learn Their Fate

The final word came down Friday on which Catholic elementary schools in the Philadelphia area will close at the end of this year. But, a decision on high schools has been delayed a week.

02/17/2012

Bevilacqua Funeral

Cardinal Bevilacqua Being Laid To Rest At Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul

Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua, who led the archdiocese for more than 15 years, died last week at the age of
88.

02/07/2012

(2002 photo of Cardinal Bevilacqua by Don Murray/ Getty Images)

Two Days Of Mourning For Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua Begin Today

Following a private viewing at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, Archbishop Charles Chaput will receive Bevilacqua’s body at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul at 5:30.

02/06/2012

Students rally outside St. Hubert's on Monday, January 9, 2011.

St. Hubert’s Students Rally In Support Of Their School

There were streaming tears, shouts and cheers as the ladies of Saint Hubert’s let out their frustration via Monday morning’s rally on the front steps of their high school.

01/09/2012

Monsignor Bonner and Archbishop Prendergast File Photo

Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Expected To Announce Drastic Changes

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia school system is on the brink of historic changes.

01/05/2012

(Credit: Steve Tawa)

Religious Leaders Hold Interfaith Inaugural Prayer Gathering for Mayor Nutter

Along with the Religious Leaders Council of Greater Philadelphia, Mayor Nutter took a pledge before Monday’s Inauguration, “to pray fervently for an end to violence in our region.”

01/01/2012

(Archbishop Charles Chaput celebrates mass with inmates at the House of Corrections, in Northeast Philadelphia.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Leader of Philadelphia’s Catholic Church Makes Christmas Visit to Prison Inmates

This morning, Archbishop Charles Chaput left most of the trappings of his church behind for a trip to the House of Corrections, in Northeast Philadelphia.

12/22/2011

Archbishop Chaput

Chaput Delivers First Respect For Life Homily As Archbishop Of Philadelphia

The Archbishop gave a clear message to the hundreds who attended the mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on Sunday.

10/03/2011

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Exclusive: Philadelphia’s New Archbishop Speaks Candidly About His Goals

This week the Philadelphia archdiocese will stand at a crossroads of leadership. Charles Chaput is to be installed as the new Archbishop of Philadelphia replacing Cardinal Justin Rigali.

09/04/2011

(FILE PHOTO: Archbishop Charles Chaput)

Exclusive: Archbishop Chaput Faces ‘Historic’ Crisis At Philadelphia Catholic Church

Philadelphia’s Catholic Church stands at a crossroads. Next Thursday, Archbishop Charles Chaput will be installed as the next leader of the region’s 1.4 million Roman Catholics, replacing Cardinal Justin Rigali.

09/01/2011

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Exclusive: New Archbishop Eager To Start In Philadelphia

Archbishop Chaput is a man of tremendous energy. At 66 years of age, he walks with a quick step, and his mind eagerly embraces complex issues.

09/01/2011

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