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Martha’s Choice Marketplace offers help, with dignity

Guests get a chance to see what Martha's Choice Marketplace has to offer. Posted on November 24th, 2015

Bishop John McIntyre blessed an innovative food pantry of Catholic Social Services in Norristown, which allows needy families in Montgomery county to select food items in the manner of shopping at a market. See our photo gallery.

Scenes from the pro-life gala

Edel Finnegan, Executive Director and Bill Wohlgemuth, President of ProLife Union of Greater Philadelphia present Dr. Doris Fernandes with the JPII Be Not Afraid Award. Posted on November 24th, 2015

The Pro-Life Union of Greater Philadelphia held its 33rd annual Stand Up for Life banquet Nov. 22, which honored local individuals who witness to the sanctity of life in their work. See our photo gallery.

Across the Aisles: Ukrainian major archbishop visits Philadelphia cathedral

UkrainianIMG_0645 Posted on November 19th, 2015

Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk blessed new mosaics of Blessed Josaphata Hordashevska, foundress of the Sisters Servants of Mary Immaculate, and Venerable Andrey Sheptytsky of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, who died in a Soviet prison in 1944.

Opening the doors to Nativity Place

A prospective resident examines one of the efficiency apartments, rent-controlled to allow seniors to age in their neighborhood in comfort and security. (Sarah Webb) Posted on November 13th, 2015

See our photo gallery of Archbishop Charles Chaput dedicating the 63-apartment archdiocesan facility in Port Richmond.

Hispanic Family Day at St. Charles Seminary

HisIMG_9432 Posted on November 12th, 2015

See our photo gallery of the day last Sunday that 150 Hispanic families spent enjoying time together at the seminary, and perhaps becoming more open to a priestly vocation for one of their sons.

Roman prevails in championship nail biter over Judge

Roman 23 Patrick Madgey Senior Forward/Midfield
Judge 22 Posted on November 6th, 2015

See scenes of the Roman Catholic vs. Father Judge Catholic League boys soccer championship.

Festival celebrates kids in Catholic after school programs

IMG_6800 Posted on November 6th, 2015

The Philadelphia 76ers Dance Team and numerous food vendors showcased the talents of 2,200 at-risk youths served by archdiocesan Catholic Social Services’ Out of School Time Programs in Philadelphia. See our photo gallery of the day.

Across the Aisles: Assumption B.V.M. Church, Feasterville

applause for the newly installed pastor Posted on November 5th, 2015

Father Michael Davis was installed as the new pastor of Assumption Parish during a recent Saturday evening vigil Mass at the church with Bishop Michael Fitzgerald as main celebrant. See our photo gallery of the Mass.

Across the Aisles: Nativity of Our Lord Warminster

Parishioners and friends tour the new gym after the blessing. Posted on November 3rd, 2015

Approximately 900 parishioners and guests celebrated the blessing by Bishop Michael Fitzgerald of a new community center and gymnasium at the parish in Warminster. See our photo gallery of the Mass and festivities.

Students, seniors restock food cupboards with NDS

CSC co-presidents Bobby Guerrieri, Abigail Moore, Monica Crosby, Celsey Golato, Jack Ellis (all seniors) Posted on November 3rd, 2015

Nutritional Development Services closed its annual Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive on Monday at Monsignor Bonner-Archbishop Prendergast High School, donating 50,000 pounds of the sandwich staples to the region’s hungry. See our photo gallery.

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