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Catholic young adults rock St. Margaret’s

Rebelz and  DJ Ideal Soundz Posted on April 16th, 2015

A Catholic hip-hop group raised the roof at St. Margaret Church in Essington with about 50 young adults at the Catholic Underground event April 11. See our photo gallery.


SADD Roman Catholic students make some NOYS

Joshua Baskerville (junior) unsuccessfully walks a stright line with google that simulate being intoxicated. Posted on April 13th, 2015

Members of Roman’s Students Against Destructive Decisions chapter learned about safe driving through impairment simulations, courtesy of the National Organization for Youth Safety. See a photo gallery.


Today’s disciples reenact Jesus’ life, death and rising

Stations-SKD IMG_2699 Posted on April 6th, 2015

Students from SS. Philip and James and St. Katharine Drexel Regional schools portrayed the paschal mystery during Holy Week. See a photo gallery.


St. Charles Borromeo celebrates holy night of Easter Vigil

Fr James Lyons baptizes Julianna Devlin with her godparent/sponsor Kathleen Smyth by her side Posted on April 5th, 2015

The Drexel Hill parish celebrated the baptism of three new members in the Catholic Church Saturday night, when Christians commemorated Jesus Christ’s rising from the dead.


Catholics in archdiocese celebrate resurrection of Jesus

ESIMG_1560 Posted on April 5th, 2015

Parishioners and guests at St. Alphonsus Parish in Maple Glen joined celebrant Bishop Timothy Senior, and Christians throughout the world, for Mass Easter Sunday morning. See our photo gallery.


Catholics mark solemn Good Friday at cathedral

Daniel Santoleri of St. Thomas Parish in Glen Mills venerates the cross. Posted on April 4th, 2015

Archbishop Edward Adams, Vatican ambassador to Greece and originally a Philadelphia priest, led the Good Friday liturgy with veneration of the cross.


Our Lady of Ransom celebrates Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Fr Thomas Nasta washes the feet of children, parents, grandparents and members of the deaf community to represent all the people of the parish Posted on April 3rd, 2015

Father Thomas Nasta, pastor of the Northeast Philadelphia parish, washed the feet of his parishioners in imitation of Jesus on Holy Thursday night. (Photos by Sarah Webb)


Archbishop Chaput celebrates chrism Mass at cathedral

ChrismIMG_0371 Posted on April 2nd, 2015

Celebrating the Mass on Holy Thursday morning with hundreds of priests and joined by the faithful, the archbishop also blessed the holy oils for archdiocesan parishes. See our photo gallery.


Palm Sunday at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul

PSIMG_0056 Posted on March 31st, 2015

Holy Week began with the joyful and solemn celebration of Mass and the proclamation of the passion of Jesus on Palm Sunday, March 29, at the cathedral.


Catholic charismatics raise voices in vibrant worship

Donna Broda (Holy Family) and Irene Thorne (St James) Posted on March 31st, 2015

Hundreds of people with the Catholic Charismatic Renewal worshiped during Mass March 28 at Conwell-Egan High School, capping their 35th annual day-long conference.


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