Calendar of Events

Kennett Square parish offers spiritual renewal at Life in the Spirit Seminar

St. Patrick Church in Kennett Square, Chester County, will hold a Life in the Spirit Seminar on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The seminar aims to revitalize, refresh and renewed one’s spiritual life for a deeper relationship with Christ. Breakfast and light lunch will be provided at no cost. St. Patrick’s is located at 212 […]

Family picnic coming to St. Katharine Shrine’s grounds in Bensalem

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Office for Pastoral Care for Migrants and Refugees will be hosting a Family Fun Picnic on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the St. Katharine Drexel Shrine at 1663 Bristol Pike in Bensalem. The picnic will include multicultural music and dance, plus games such as tug of […]

St. Hubert’s alumnae plans ‘Bambies on the Beach’ trip

The St. Hubert Alumnae Association will host “Bambies by the Beach” on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Keenan’s Irish Pub at 113 Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood, NJ. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Limited spots are available for round-trip bus transportation from St. Hubert’s to Keenan’s […]

Men’s conference featuring Ukrainian Catholic archbishop coming to Yardley

All men are invited to a conference just for men Monday, July 15 at St. Ignatius Church, located at 999 Reading Avenue in Yardley. Msgr. Ralph Chieffo and Msgr. Myron Grabowsky will lead the men’s ministry event. The guest speaker will be Archbishop Stefan Soroka of the Ukrainian Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia. The event begins at […]

West Catholic alumni heading to N.J. for ‘Burrs at the Beach’

The 26th annual “Burrs at the Beach” event hosted by the West Catholic Alumni Association will be held Sunday, July 7 from 1 to 7 p.m. at Westy’s Irish Pub in North Wildwood, N.J. Proceeds will provide needy Catholic students of West Catholic High School with tuition support. Each year approximately 60 students receive financial […]

Information offered for prospective deacons

If you are a man in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia considering a call to Holy Orders as a permanent deacon, please plan on attending an information morning beginning at 8:45 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Chapel, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, on Saturday, Aug. 3. Married men must attend with their wives and preregistration is required. If […]

Holy Redeemer Thrift Store hosts antiques auction

The Holy Redeemer Thrift Store will host a live auction of its finest antiques, art, jewelry and collectibles on Sunday, June 23 at 3 p.m. Registration, light refreshments, and a preview of the more than 25 auction items will be available prior to the event, beginning at 2 p.m. The auction is free to the public […]

Cardinal Dougherty H.S. graduates plan 50th reunion

Cardinal Dougherty High School’s class of 1963 will celebrate its 50th reunion Oct. 26 at the Embassy Suites hotel in Wayne. For more information contact or call 215-837-7677.  

Miraculous Medal Shrine offers summer novena

The Miraculous Medal Shrine invites everyone to its Summer Novena of Faith, June 9-17, at 500 East Chelten Ave., in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. The theme is “Our faith: The passion, death and resurrection of Christ Jesus.” Bishop Joseph F. Martino will celebrate the formal closing of the novena with Mass at 12:05 p.m. on June 17.

Mater Dolorosa Parish plans farewell Mass, procession

Mater Dolorosa Parish, a beacon of faith in the Frankford area for over 100 years, will celebrate its farewell Mass on Sunday, June 30. A “procession of solidarity” begins the day’s events at 11 a.m., in which parishioners and friends are invited to gather at Paul and Unity Streets (the site of the original chapel and […]