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Theology of the Body director speaks of his transformation

Posted on July 15th, 2014

Watch as Damon tells his story during the final keynote address of the Theology of the Body Congress on July 11.

Theology of the Body Congress

Posted on July 15th, 2014

The International Theology of the Body Congress took place last week, July 9-11, in Philadelphia to study and share thoughts on the Theology of the Body developed by Pope St. John Paul II. Watch a video on the congress by CatholicPhilly.com photographer Sarah Webb.

July newsletter: Office for Hispanic Catholics

Posted on July 2nd, 2014

See the July newsletter from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s office that serves Latino Catholics.

Europa, América y la libertad religiosa

Posted on July 1st, 2014

Esta semana los católicos estadounidenses observamos la tercera anual Quincena por la Libertad (21 de junio-4 de julio). La Quincena existe para recordarnos el don tan excepcional que tenemos en las garantías de libertad religiosa de nuestra nación.

Corpus Christi Parish celebrates 50 years in Lansdale

Posted on June 24th, 2014

Watch a video of the 50th anniversary celebration of Corpus Christi Parish in Lansdale on Sunday, June 22.

Kids ready for a blessed, healthy summer

Msgr. Daniel Sullivan, board chairman of NDS, leads the children in a peace prayer June 18 at St. Athanasius School in Philadelphia. Posted on June 23rd, 2014

Children receive healthy meals and learn to become peacemakers in their community at St. Athanasius School, where the Summer Meals Program is run by archdiocesan Nutritional Development Services. Watch a video by Sarah Webb.

Newly ordained priest celebrates mass at Our Lady of Hope

Posted on June 18th, 2014

Father Richard Owens, a Mercy Vocational High School graduate who pursued business studies at the school in Philadelphia, was ordained a Capuchin Franciscan priest in Pittsburgh on June 7. Father Owens celebrated his first Mass June 15 at Our Lady of Hope Church on Broad Street in North Philadelphia, along with priests who have influenced [...]

Seven men ordained deacons at cathedral

Posted on June 12th, 2014

Archbishop Charles Chaput ordained seven men to the permanent diaconate Saturday, June 7 in the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, Philadelphia. Accompanied by their wives and joined in the congregation by family and friends, the men hail from across the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and will begin their service as ordained clergy in parishes [...]

El testimonio Católico y la marcha para el matrimonio

Posted on June 6th, 2014

La anual Marcha para el Matrimonio se llevará a cabo el jueves 19 de junio, de 10:30 a 2:30, en los terrenos del Capitolio, en Washington, D.C. Ésta es una oportunidad crucial para que los católicos de Filadelfia muestren su apoyo a la familia y al matrimonio como una unión permanente de un hombre y una mujer.

Pentecostés 2014 y el cumpleaños de la Iglesia

Posted on June 6th, 2014

Este año el domingo 8 de junio conmemoramos la gran fiesta de Pentecostés, y es un buen momento para examinar el lenguaje que usamos para describir a Dios.

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