Archdiocese Warning Of Nationwide Gift Card Scam Where Criminals Create Accounts In Church's NameThey ask parishioners to purchase gift cards and to then email them the numbers off the back of the cards.
Philadelphia Archdiocese Reaches Settlement With Family Whose Son Was Allegedly Sexually Abused By PriestThe archdiocese reached a settlement with the family of Sean McIlmail, who say that Father Robert Brennan sexually abused him for years.
Our Lady Help of Christians Church Announces Closure Due To Financial StrainThe announcement follows a series of attempts to repair and maintain the church, but the costs were too substantial.
Philadelphia School District, Archdiocese Announce All Schools Closed WednesdayThe Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia School District have announced that all schools will be closed Wednesday due to the impending nor'easter.
New App Teaches Deaf to PrayIt's called "Religious Signs for Families" - a sign language app available for Apple and Android devices.
Anthem Philly Organizes Beer And Bishops BashThey hang out at Anthem Philly on Facebook and now they're planning an Octoberfest bash with a twist.
Philly Archdiocese's Treasure Trove Of Historical Data Finds New HomeThe Archdiocese of Philadelphia has moved its historical archives into a new home in the Northeast.
Philadelphia's Archdiocesan High School Teachers Vote In Favor Of New ContractPhiladelphia's Archdiocesan high school teachers voted Tuesday morning on whether they'll return to the classrooms on Wednesday for the first day of school.
Still No Contract For Teachers At High Schools Run By Philly ArchdioceseWith the start of classes in Archdiocesan High Schools now a week away, there is still no contract for teachers, despite a summer of negotiations.
Bank Employee Accused Of Stealing Archdiocese Of Philadelphia DonationsThe Archdiocese of Philadelphia acknowledges a bank employee supervising lockboxes for charitable donations has been fired and charged in the wake of a theft investigation.
Uptick In Enrollment At Prominent Seminary In Montgomery CountySt. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Lower Merion is seeing the largest overall increase in enrollment of men studying for the Roman Catholic priesthood in more than a dozen years.
Philly Archbishop To Ordain New Bishop For Allentown DiocesePhiladelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput will preside over the ordination of the fifth bishop of a neighboring diocese that was carved out of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia more than 50 years ago.