Calendar of Events

SS. Simon and Jude hosts night-long prayer vigil for life

The West Chester parish invites all adoration from 8 p.m. to midnight on Dec. 8 for prayers to overcome abortion, for religious freedom and for the dignity and sanctity of every human life to be respected.

Heroin & Opiate Addiction Panel Discussion

The panel discussion is being held at St. Phillip Neri in Montgomery County.

Dedication of Christmas Creche

The 21st annual Christmas Creche dedication at the cathedral is coming up.

Nativity Ornament Sale

Maternity BVM is holding an ornament sale to benefit Alpha-Care Crisis Pregnancy Center.

Old St. Joseph’s presents film screening, discussion on criminal justice

The documentary "13th" will be shown Dec. 10 at the church with a panel talk to follow regarding the problem of mass incarceration in Philadelphia and its intersection with Catholic social justice teachings.

Red Cross Blood Drive

St. John Vianney in Gladwyne will be hosting a blood drive in January.

K of C La Rabida Council 1191 annual Christmas party

The Knights of Columbus council will host their party Dec. 15 at St. Francis Xavier Parish in Philadelphia. Attendees are asked to bring a wrapped toy and label it for a boy or girl from newborn to 13 years old.

Sacred Heart Parish to hold Christmas Bazaar

The parish in Clifton Heights, Delaware County will offer food, raffle items, games of chance and a visit by Santa all day on Saturday, Dec. 3.

Christmas celebration of Scripture and song in Flourtown

Coming Dec. 11, St. Genevieve Parish will be hosting its sixth annual Christmas concert combining Advent Scripture readings with sacred, seasonal music.

Advent at Cranaleith Spiritual Center

Cranaleith Spiritual Center is hosting a series of events in December for Advent.