Church

(credit: Stan Honda/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Archdiocese Assists Monsignor Lynn Post Bail

Monsignor William Lynn’s attorneys posted the required 10 percent of the $250,000 bail after a state appeals court last week overturned his conviction for child endangerment. Lynn was expected to be released later this week after electronic monitoring can be arranged.

12/31/2013

(credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Area Parishioners Come Out To Celebrate Christmas Mass

Parishioners celebrated sunrise Christmas mass at Saint Pius X Church in Broomall Wednesday morning.

12/25/2013

(credit: CBS3)

Volunteers Help South Jersey Congregation Rebuild

Members of a South Jersey congregation could have plenty of reasons not to be thankful. But this Thanksgiving, they are rebuilding with gratitude.

11/29/2013

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Man Caught Red Handed Stealing From Church Donation Box

Gloucester Township Police arrested a man after he was caught stealing from a church donation box.

11/27/2013

(credit: CBS 3)

Fire Rips Through Germantown Church

The blaze was reported at about 9 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church in the 4800 block of Greene Street.

11/26/2013

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Jacobs Chapel Opens Its Doors And Unveils 200 Years Of History

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.

10/05/2013

(Credit: Syma Chowdhry)

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.

09/24/2013

church cross

Pa. Man Expected To Plead Guilty To Murdering Ex-wife During Church Service

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.

06/18/2013

(Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Thief Makes Off With Delaware Church’s Carnival Proceeds

Police in Delaware say they are investigating the theft, which occurred at the Holy Rosary Church on Philadelphia Pike in Claymont.

06/03/2013

Suspect Emanuel Carr.

Alleged Church Burglar Caught In The Act In Delaware

A suspect was arrested after he was caught in the act trying to steal donations from a church in Delaware.

05/10/2013

(credit: CBS)

Brotherly Love: Third Annual ‘Shoes For Life Event’

When it comes to charity, a local group of girls aren’t just talking the talk, they’re walking the walk.

04/23/2013

Pope Benedict

Overwhelming Shock In The Catholic World After Pope’s Resignation

The scheduling of the Conclave — the meeting of the College of Cardinals to elect a new Pope — is still in the works.

02/11/2013

church

Mergers Eliminate Three More Parishes In Philadelphia Archdiocese

Three West Philadelphia churches face an uncertain future after the announcement at mass Sunday morning that they’ll be merged into three larger parishes.

01/06/2013

Car Into Church

3 Children Injured When Vehicle Crashes Into North Philadelphia Church

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.

12/17/2012

File photo (credit: Getty Images)

Thief Steals Presents For Needy Kids At Pennsylvania Church

State police are searching for whoever stole about 20 presents earmarked for needy children from a southwestern Pennsylvania church.

12/06/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,919 other followers