Calendar of Events
Catholic speed dating
Friday night, Sept. 25, may be the day when Catholics meet a new friend through an event run by organization from Denver.
Oktoberfest coming to Meadowbrook
All are invited to join the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer in celebrating their German heritage Oct. 3-4.
Annual pilgrimage honors the Mother of God
The Sisters of St. Basil the Great in Fox Chase Manor are hosting the 84th annual event Oct. 4. It features confessions, the liturgy and traditional Ukrainian food.
Mass for Lithuanian Catholics
The celebrant for the Mass on Sunday, Sept. 20 will be a visiting Lithuanian bishop.
Villanova singers present concert during World Meeting week
The oratorio, based on Biblical passages on marriage and the family, will feature main roles by singers from Opera Philadelphia, supported by combined choirs and youth musicians.
Young Catholics get another chance to ‘Stump the Priest’
The event was so successful last spring that a second round next week will again allow Millennials to ask social-justice questions to a panel of four local priests.
Indian community to honor birth of Mary
The Miraculous Medal Novena, solemn Mass, novena to Our Lady of Good Health and other devotions are coming to Mary's shrine in Germantown Sept. 5.
Seminary to host forum examining mission of the family
Archbishop Chaput will join a panel of theologians Aug. 25 at the seminary, at which guests will be invited to engage with the speakers on the topic of family.
Archbishop encourages prayers for creation
Pope Francis has declared Sept. 1 as the first annual Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, which follows on the heels of the his recent encyclical, “Laudato Si.”
St. Agnes Parish to mark Mary’s feast day
The West Chester parish invites all to the 96th annual celebration of the Feast of the Assumption on Sunday, Aug. 16, with Mass, breakfast, procession and benediction.