Philadelphia's Archbishop Launches Annual Catholic Charities AppealPhiladelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput says the theme of this year's fundraising campaign is: "Giving hope to all."
High School Top 10: An Early Look At StatesWe’re approaching the first week of November and that means playoff time is nearing for the PIAA, and Philadelphia Catholic and Public Leagues.
3 South Jersey Nursing Homes Owned By Catholic Diocese Of Camden Up For SaleThe Catholic Diocese of Camden is planning to sell three nursing home facilities it operates in South Jersey.
Pope John Paul II: The Saint That Walked With PhiladelphiaSunday, the Catholic world will witness the making of two saints. Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII will rise to sainthood.
Nutter, Corbett, Chaput To Meet With Business Leaders About World Meeting Of FamiliesToday's session, Mayor Nutter says, is in part to jumpstart fundraising for next year's World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.
Newly Formed Catholic Foundation Of Greater Philadelphia Seeks To Get Catholics Involved In Giving To CharityRichard Clark is the chairman of the newly formed Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia.
South Philly Native, Raised Catholic, Is Key Speaker At PA Atheist/Humanist ConventionA South Philadelphia native who calls himself a cultural arsonist is one of the speakers at a conference of atheists and humanists in town next weekend.
Local Church Reacts To Merger Announced By Archdiocese Of PhiladelphiaOne of the churches caught in the midst of the mergers is Saint Leo the Great Parish in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.
Thousands Affected By List Of Church Mergers Released By Archdiocese Of PhiladelphiaIn one of the most sweeping announcements in its long history, the Philadelphia Archdiocese has announced mergers or consolidations of parishes that will affect thousands of Catholics in the region.
Analysis: A New Pope, A New Vision The Catholic church is being led by Pope Francis. Local experts on the inside of the church are happy with what they see so far.
Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan BudgetA group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.
Pope Selects Philadelphia As 1st American City To Host International ConferencePope Benedict XVI is planning to come to Philadelphia in 2015 for a world families conference.
In Clergy Sex Abuse Trial, Monsignor William Lynn Returns To The StandLynn's defending himself against charges that he endangered children, while in his role as Secretary of the Clergy from 1992 to 2004 -- while working for the late Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua.
Villanova Cancels Gay Artist's Show, Cites 'Catholic Values' As ReasonVillanova University has canceled a workshop on personal narrative by a gay performance artist, saying his shows aren't in keeping with its Catholic values.