Harrisburg Diocese Chartering Dozens of Buses to Philadelphia in September for Pope's VisitJoe Aponick, a spokesman for the Diocese of Harrisburg, says they are opening bus ticket sales today for members of parishes within the diocesan territory.
Local Bishop Died Of Heart AttackDiocese of Harrisburg officials say Bishop Joseph McFadden died of a heart attack last week after suddenly falling ill while attending a meeting in Pa.
Funeral Rites Set For West Phila. Native, Harrisburg Bishop Joseph McFaddenBishop Joseph McFadden, a West Philadelphia native who was a champion of Catholic education while serving in the Philadelphia Archdiocese, died Thursday at the age of 65.
Joseph McFadden, Bishop of Harrisburg, Dead Suddenly in Philadelphia at 65McFadden served as president of Cardinal O'Hara High School, and was extensively involved in the archdiocese Office of Catholic Education.