Catholic Church

A Push For Sainthood For Delaware County NativeA quadriplegic priest from Upper Darby could soon be on the road to sainthood in the Catholic Church, if some of those who knew him best are successful in their efforts to push the idea.
Catholic Church In Camden Sells Three Nursing Homes To Private CompanyFacilities in Cherry Hill, Vineland and Pleasantville, New Jersey are being sold to the Center Management Group, based in New York, for $40-million.
In Camden's Prison, a Pre-Easter Observance for InmatesThe Holy Thursday mass, behind the walls of the Camden County Correctional Facility, included foot-washing of inmates by a Catholic priest.
Pope Francis Announces Visit To Philadelphia For World Meeting Of FamiliesIn an remarks offered Monday morning from the Vatican, Pope Francis formally announced his intention to attend the World Meeting of families in Philadelphia in September.
Online Registration Officially Opens For World Meeting Of Families In PhiladelphiaSignificant progress has been made in finalizing some of the plans for the Vatican-sponsored World Meeting of Families planned for Philadelphia in September 2015.
Same-Sex Marriage Could Dominate Bishops' DebatePhiladelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput suggests the subject of same-sex marriage could dominate the debate at this week's conference in Baltimore.
Archbishop Chaput Pens Pastoral Letter To Teachers, Administrators In Archdiocese Of PhiladelphiaCatholic school educators in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia gathered inside the Convention Center Friday for the first "Archbishop's Day for Teachers and Administrators."
Area Catholics React To Vatican's Synod A two-week meeting of Catholic bishops at the Vatican is over and new language on the Church's view of gays and other issues has been rejected. Now, area Catholics are reacting to the outcome.
Stigall Show Log 10.14.14Chris discussed the latest on the battle against ISIL in Iraq and Syria, New York Time Columnist Paul Krugman's defense of President Obama, and the Catholic Church's recent statements on homosexuality. He talked to Dr. John Nagl at 7:00 and Eagles General Howie Roseman at 8:20.
Looking Back On Pope Francis' First Year At The VaticanToday marks the one-year anniversary of the election of Pope Francis as leader of the world's Roman Catholics.
Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Removes Two Priests Over Sex Abuse AllegationsIn a written statement, Archbishop Charles Chaput says that separate investigations found that 75-year-old Reverend James Collins and 67-year-old Reverend John Paul "unfit for ministry."
Pope Francis Redefines Monsignor As He Continues To Revamp ChurchPope Francis has decided to end the practice of naming priests working in the trenches - monsignors.