AbbeyFest draws thousands for rocking music fair
Abbey Faith and Music Festival brought teenagers, young adults and parents to the grounds of Daylesford Abbey in Paoli for a big party including games, food, time for prayer and some of the biggest names in Christian pop music all day long and into the night.
In thanksgiving for a saint with ties to Norristown
Watch our video of a Mass of thanksgiving celebrated by Bishop John McIntyre for the Missionaries of Charity's founder Sept. 20 at St. Patrick Church in Norristown.
Matthew Kelly inspires crowd at St. Alphonsus Church, Maple Glen
Prolific Catholic author and evangelist Matthew Kelly addressed hundreds of people in packed churches as he made two appearances in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia recently.
Youth evangelist Chris Stefanick packs them in at St. Martin Parish
The noted speaker presented his energetic Reboot! Live! talk with music to a capacity audience at the parish in New Hope, Bucks County last week.
Bishop Fitzgerald blesses new website for prayers
The local start-up organization Prayers Unite the World received a blessing by Auxiliary Bishop Michael Fitzgerald as it seeks to link the prayers for people in need with religious men and women around the world.
Mercy high school focusing on career preparation
Mercy Career and Technical School announced its new name Sept. 15 with a pep rally at the North Philadelphia school. It aims to provide current job options and a non-traditional path to higher education.
Celebrating the life and love of St. Peter Claver
Watch our video of the annual Mass for the missionary saint who ministered to the African slaves brought to Colombia in the 17th century. Attending were many members of the Knights and Ladies of Peter Claver.
In remembrance of them: St. Isaac Parish honors 9/11
The congregation and first responders prayed at Mass and at a bell-ringing ceremony on Sunday in memory of all the people who lost their lives in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, on the 15th anniversary.
Creole Mass at St. William Church, Philadelphia
Worshipers of Haitian descent in Northeast Philadelphia prayed in their Creole language at a Mass Sunday evening, Aug. 7.
Los ‘millennials’ renuevan su compromiso de cuidar de nuestro hogar común
Durante esta Temporada de la Creación todos estamos llamados a reflexionar sobre la belleza de la obra de Dios mientras renovamos nuestro compromiso de proteger la Tierra y su gente.