Talks Between Striking Catholic School Teachers And Philadelphia Archdiocese To Resume

Negotiations resume Thursday afternoon between striking high school teachers and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.


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Catholic Diocese Of Wilmington: Reorganization Plan Is Fair To Creditors, Priest Sex Abuse Victims

Bishop Francis Malooly says the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington’s proposed bankruptcy reorganization plan is fair to creditors, including victims of priest sex abuse.


Signing agreement between Diocese of Camden and Villanova are (on the left) University President Rev. Peter Donahue and Diocese of Camden Bishop Joseph Galante. (Credit: David Madden)

Villanova And Camden Diocese Team Up And Offer Online Master’s In Church Management

The Camden Diocese will get a 50 percent discount on the $25,000 tuition for the two-year, 30 credit master’s program, which includes a week on Villanova’s main line campus.


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Local Catholic Group Reacts To Suspension Of 21 Philadelphia Archdiocese Priests

By the time news of the suspension of 21 Philadelphia Priests hit the CBS Evening News, members of the group “Voice of the Faithful” in Philadelphia had gathered for their monthly meeting.


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Criminal Prosecutor Hired By Church Speaks Out About Sex Abuse Case

Cardinal Justin Rigali hired Gina Smith after a Philadelphia Grand Jury found the Church might be turning a blind eye to such cases, despite convincing evidence.



Church Celebrates 200th Birthday of St. John Neumann

The Redemptorists who run the St. John Neumann shrine in North Philadelphia are launching a jubilee year today to mark the Philadelphia saint’s 200th birthday.


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Group To Examine Future Of Philly Catholic Schools

Cardinal Justin Rigali has announced the names of a 17-member commission that will take a tough look at the future of Catholic schools in the region.