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Watch as Damon tells his story during the final keynote address of the Theology of the Body Congress on July 11.
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.
See the July newsletter from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s office that serves Latino Catholics.
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.
Watch a video of the 50th anniversary celebration of Corpus Christi Parish in Lansdale on Sunday, June 22.
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.