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Scenes from the Catholic League softball championship

SoftballIMG_5718 Posted on May 22nd, 2015

Archbishop Ryan topped St. Hubert’s for an exciting, come-from-behind win for the league title.

Four deacons on next step to priesthood

DeaconsIMG_0432 Posted on May 20th, 2015

Archbishop Charles Chaput ordained four men transitional deacons in St. Martin’s Chapel at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.

Scenes from this year’s ordination of priests

Ordination-IMG_3381 Posted on May 19th, 2015

Joyful solemnity was on full display May 16 at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul as Archbishop Charles Chaput ordained seven men priests.

Five seminarians for Philadelphia become acolytes

Keith Beaver offers his nieces a sign of peace during Mass. Posted on May 19th, 2015

A total of 13 new acolytes at St. Charles Seminary will distribute holy Communion as they continue their priestly formation at the seminary.

Lectors receive ministry at St. Charles Seminary

Austin Chukinas, Senior, Eric Banecker, Kyle Adamczyk Posted on May 19th, 2015

Fifteen seminarians were instituted into the ministry of lector. As they continue their priestly formation they will proclaim the Scriptures during liturgies.

Across the Aisles: St. Bartholomew Parish

Roberteliane Seant receives Communion for the first time from Father John LaRosa. Posted on May 11th, 2015

Father John LaRosa, pastor of the Northeast Philadelphia parish, celebrated Mass May 3 and had the pleasure of giving holy Communion for the first time to children of the parish.

Our Lady of the Highways finds a home at St. Hubert’s

HubertsIMG_9514 Posted on May 11th, 2015

Bishop John McIntyre celebrated Mass and dedicated a statue in Mary’s name at St. Hubert Catholic Girls’ High School last week. See a photo gallery.

May procession at cathedral sings to Mary

MayIMG_9105 Posted on May 8th, 2015

Catholics from archdiocesan parishes came to the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul for a procession, rosary and liturgy Sunday afternoon.

Young writers learn from pros at Little Flower event

LFTFIMG_2820 Posted on April 30th, 2015

Little Flower High School welcomed 20 published authors for hands-on writing discussions with students during the day-long Little Flower Teen Writers Festival. See our photo gallery.

Across the Aisles: Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish

SHJIMG_0754 Posted on April 23rd, 2015

Parishioners worshiped God in the sacred liturgy Sunday, April 19 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in South Philadelphia with Father James Otto, pastor.

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