The blaze was reported at about 9 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church in the 4800 block of Greene Street.
Jacobs Chapel used to be a stop on the Underground Railroad and was at the center of a thriving Black community in South Jersey called “Colemantown” and now the church is opening its doors today to uncover nearly 200 years of history.
Newly Formed Catholic Foundation Of Greater Philadelphia Seeks To Get Catholics Involved In Giving To Charity
Richard Clark is the chairman of the newly formed Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia.
A hearing has been set at which a northern Pennsylvania man is scheduled to plead guilty to murdering his ex-wife, a church organist, during a service.
Police in Delaware say they are investigating the theft, which occurred at the Holy Rosary Church on Philadelphia Pike in Claymont.
A suspect was arrested after he was caught in the act trying to steal donations from a church in Delaware.
When it comes to charity, a local group of girls aren’t just talking the talk, they’re walking the walk.
The scheduling of the Conclave — the meeting of the College of Cardinals to elect a new Pope — is still in the works.
Three West Philadelphia churches face an uncertain future after the announcement at mass Sunday morning that they’ll be merged into three larger parishes.
The incident happened in North Philadelphia around 1 p.m. when an 83-year-old woman accidentally stepped on the gas and barreled through the glass doors of the Deliverance Church.
State police are searching for whoever stole about 20 presents earmarked for needy children from a southwestern Pennsylvania church.
An elementary school music teacher shot his ex-wife while she played the organ during church service and, after leaving briefly, returned and shot her again to ensure she was dead, police said.
A western Pennsylvania man who was arrested and charged with growing marijuana on a church’s property says he had no idea who the land belonged to.
Fire has once again struck a historic suburban Philadelphia religious camp meeting site, damaging nine buildings, including a church.
This is the first Sunday of advent and, for American Catholics, the beginning of a new liturgy that adheres more closely to the original Latin mass.