The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is closing a church building that had been used as a worship site since its congregation merged with another parish early last year.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has a deal for a Bucks County based company to manage their 13 Catholic cemeteries in the area.
The diocese said Monday that Archbishop Charles Chaput decided the Rev. Joseph DiGregorio is suitable for ministry.
St. James Regional Catholic School, Made Up Of Students From 2 Closed Catholic Schools, Opens Its Doors
With joyful songs and the bishop’s blessing, Saint James Regional Catholic School opened its doors on Wednesday morning, marking a new era for the Archdiocese.
A judge has ruled a Philadelphia Monsignor convicted of child endangerment must stay behind bars. When sentenced later this month, he faces 3 1/2 to seven years in prison.
Convicted clergyman Monsignor William Lynn will remain behind bars for now, but the trial judge is considering a defense house arrest request after she revoked bail with Lynn’s conviction last week on a child endangerment charge.
The jury in the clergy abuse case has worked quietly Tuesday. Deliberations continued through lunch and the panel had no additional questions.
Pope Benedict XVI is planning to come to Philadelphia in 2015 for a world families conference.
Chris talks to former Vice-President Dick Cheney about his new book, In My Time. He also talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about winning their 5th straight division.
Back-and-forth negotiations and no agreement has shut the doors of Philadelphia-area Catholic high schools indefinitely on Wednesday.
Negotiations resume Thursday afternoon between striking high school teachers and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Three Roman Catholic priests, an ex-priest and a former teacher are in court in Philadelphia along with prominent criminal defense lawyers hired to fight charges stemming from allegations of sexual abuse of children.