Officials With Phila. Archdiocesean Schools Take Steps To Grow EnrollmentThe new agreement runs until 2022.
Philadelphia Archdiocese Launches Annual Catholic Charities Appeal With Ambitious GoalThe Philadelphia Archdiocese has announced an ambitious goal for its annual Catholic Charities Appeal.
Archdiocese Offers Advice For Catholics This Snowy WeekendBecause of the snowstorm, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is advising Catholics to exercise prudent judgment about attending mass this Sunday.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia Recognizes The Catholic Church's Year Of MercyThe Extraordinary Jubilee year of mercy is a time for Catholics around the world to be more cognizant of their actions and to make a stronger effort to live the way Jesus taught.
Philadelphia Archdiocese, In Solidarity With Pope, Prepares To Launch Year Of MercyPope Francis inaugurates a Jubilee year of mercy this week from the Vatican, and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will be launching events in the city, as well.
Speculation Grows About Potential Elevation Of Chaput To CardinalIn the wake of a successful papal visit to Philadelphia, speculation is growing in some church circles about the potential for Archbishop Charles Chaput being elevated to the rank of cardinal.
Philadelphia Archdiocese Hopes Pope's Visit Will Have Lasting ImpactPope Francis' visit to Philadelphia was short - only two days - but a top official of the archdiocese says the hope is the "Francis Effect" will linger.
Phila. Historical Commission Gives Historic Designation To Vacant Fishtown Church BuildingSt. Laurentius Church, which was slated to be demolished, has won a reprieve from the city's Historical Commission by receiving a historical designation.
In Rome, Archbishop Chaput Gives Status Report on Phila. Visit of Pope FrancisPhiladelphia archbishop Charles Chaput reports over $30 million has been raised of the $45 million needed to pay for the World Meeting of Familes and papal visit planned for Philadelphia in September.
SE Pa. Catholic High School Teachers Sign New, One-Year ContractRita Schwartz, president of Local 1776 of the Association of Catholic Teachers, says teachers voted last night by a nearly 3-1 margin to accept the new contract.
Philadelphia Delegation To Get More Face Time With Pope During Current Rome TripPhiladelphia archbishop Charles Chaput, who is leading the delegation, tells CBS-3 that tomorrow morning he will introduce members of the delegation directly to the pope after his public audience on St. Peter's Square.
Three Philadelphia-Area Churches To CloseThe announcement Sunday concerns Incarnation of Our Lord in Philadelphia's Olney section, Our Mother of Sorrows in Bridgeport in Montgomery County and Holy Saviour in Linwood, Delaware County.