Calendar of Events

Courses on penance, Islam highlight offerings at St. Charles Seminary

The School of Theological Studies at the seminary will present "Penance: The Gift and Mission of Mercy" and "Introduction to Islam" among its fall courses, part of a broad array for men and women studying theology.

Friends of Fertility Care host documentary, discussion session

The film screening of “NaPro: A Quiet Revolution” and a discussion with Dr. Monique Ruberu will be held at St. Agnes Church in Sellersville.

Retreat explores how to find refuge on the battlefield of life

Johnnette Benkovic of Women of Grace will lead a weekend retreat of discovery and personal encounter with the merciful and Immaculate Heart of Mary on July 8-10 at Malvern Retreat House.

Novena slated for Our Lady of Mount Carmel

The sisters of the Carmelite Monastery in Philadelphia will host the novena to the Blessed Mother with rosary and litany prayers plus Mass every day July 8-16.

Learn about the liturgical year in summer series

The Association of Church Musicians in Philadelphia offers a seminar explaining the Catholic Church’s liturgical year on Tuesday evenings Aug. 2 through Aug. 16 at St. Thomas More Parish, South Coventry.

St. Hubert HS offers summer camps for girls

The Northeast Philadelphia high school's faculty and staff will offer camps in five subject areas July 11-15 to girls entering sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth grades this fall.

Mass in Phila. to be offered for victims of Orlando shooting

The Mass to be celebrated June 19 in the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul will include special intercessory prayers asking for the mercy of God on all those who suffered and died in the attack.

English martyrs’ relics at cathedral put focus on religious freedom

Marking the Fortnight for Freedom, in Philadelphia the relics of Saints Thomas More and John Fisher will be displayed during liturgies June 25-26 to recall today's challenges to religious liberty.

St. Joseph focus of Father’s Day reflection

Through paintings and stories, Brother Mickey McGrath, O.S.F.S., will celebrate the saint who was also a husband, father and working man at a retreat June 12 at Cranaleith Spiritual Center.

Marriage Encounter retreat for couples slated for autumn

An Oblate priest will direct a weekend retreat using the dialogue and sharing techniques of Worldwide Marriage Encounter, plus quiet reflection and prayer to provide a time of spiritual renewal for a couple.