Calendar of Events

Archdiocese hosting Walking Pilgrimage of Faith for all Oct. 13

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is sponsoring a Walking Pilgrimage of Faith Sunday, Oct. 13, to the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul to celebrate the Year of Faith. Groups are welcome to make their own trip or make their way to one of seven landing sites from which they can walk with other groups […]

St. Maximilian Parish plans retreat with Rwandan genocide survivor

Immaculée Ilibagiza, a survivor of the Rwandan genocide, will bring her message of forgiveness and hope to St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, 15 East Pleasant Grove Road, West Chester, on Oct. 11 and 12.

West Brandywine parish hosts 40 Days for Life presentation

The 40 Days for Life presentation will be held Monday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. at St. Peter Church, 2835 Manor Road, West Brandywine, Chester County. The program is titled “Is this the beginning of the end of abortion? How 40 Days for Life is Saving Lives, One Baby, One Mother, One Clinic at a Time.” […]

Camilla Hall, Immaculata, to benefit by La Diva Tenors concert

The Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will present a concert by the La Diva Tenors in Alumnae Hall Theater on the campus of Immaculata University on Sunday, Oct. 13.   The concert, benefiting the Campaign for Camilla Hall, will be held from 2-4 p.m. Tickets are $75 and may be purchased by calling […]

St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lenni, serves up soup

The St. Francis de Sales Ladies’ Club is hosting a variety of events this fall season.  Scheduled fundraisers include the Soup Sale (Oct. 19-20), Hoagie Sale (Nov. 9-10) and Thanksgiving Bake Sale (Nov. 23-24).  All proceeds support St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lenni, Delaware County. The Ladies’ Club will sell home-made soups following Masses the […]

Cat.Chat concert and ministry coming to St. Isidore School, Quakertown

St. Isidore School is hosting a “Cat.Chat” (Catholic Chat) concert for families and kids of all ages on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 1:30-3 p.m. in the St. Isidore School Gym, 630 West Broad Street in Quakertown. The family-based ministry and concert are geared for young families with children, pre-K to sixth grade. The songs are dynamic and […]

Seminary professor to speak on Year of Faith at Drexel Hill parish

St. Andrew the Apostle Parish, Drexel Hill, presents a Year of Faith event with Msgr. Michael K. Magee, chair of the Systematic Theology Department of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. He will present his talk, “Word of God, Light of Nations: Rediscovering the Second Vatican Council,” in […]

Warrington school hosts Oktoberfest family party

The annual St. Joseph/St. Robert School Oktoberfest will be held Sunday, Oct. 6 from 12 noon to 6 p.m. The family excitement will include inflatables for all ages (jousting, basketball, air hockey) and a nine-hole chip & putt golf course.  The festivities will also feature ethnic food and drink, live entertainment and a craft fair. […]

Runners, walkers in Saints Stomp to raise money for Bryn Mawr Catholic school

SS. Colman-John Neumann School, Bryn Mawr, is planning its second annual “Saints Stomp” 5K and one-mile fun run and walk Saturday, Oct. 19. More than 250 runners and walkers are expected to traverse the Coopertown neighborhood of Bryn Mawr. This year’s Stomp features a fun course for runners and walkers at all levels, gift baskets […]

Priest chef to show value of family meals in Pennsburg parish visit

Father Leo Patalinghug, host of EWTN’s “Savoring Our Faith” program and winner of the steak fajita “Throwdown! with Bobby Flay” on Food Network, will visit St. Philip Neri Church in Pennsburg Sunday, Oct. 13 at 1 p.m. to promote his nationwide movement “Grace Before Meals.” Father Leo will speak about the importance of family dinners […]