Calendar of Events

Leading antiracism speaker to lead discussion at Gesu School

The North Philadelphia Catholic grade school invites all to join in its free 23rd annual symposium Wednesday, Nov. 11 via Zoom with Ibram X. Kendi, an author and historian.

Parishes offer prayer gatherings, adoration for nation and election

Holy hours, rosaries and Masses have been scheduled throughout the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the final hours before the election, and on Election Night itself.

Mass, healing service invites faithful to deeper relationship with Christ

Father Ray Emmons will celebrate an Oct. 29 liturgy at St. Katharine of Siena in Wayne, with special prayers of intercession for participants.

St. Augustine Parish plans series on sacraments of initiation

The parish in Philadelphia will host a three-week series in Advent via Zoom with speakers examining baptism, confirmation and Eucharist, with each answering your questions.

Lecture to explore Sister Thea Bowman

The American Catholic Historical Society will present its annual fall lecture Tuesday, Oct. 20 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., free online via Zoom, on the African American convert to Catholicism and religious sister whose cause for canonization is being studied.

Charismatics to gather in virtual meeting Oct. 17

The Catholic Charismatic Renewal of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will hold its 2020 virtual conference on Saturday, Oct. 17, featuring several speakers and much prayer.

Hispanic heritage celebration blends faith, culture and hope

The Oct. 7 gathering will feature music, prayer and messages from Archbishop Nelson Pérez, Philadelphia Auxiliary Bishop Edward Deliman and Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Bruce Lewandowski.

Covid-19 Mass of Remembrance

Resurrection of Our Lord Parish in Philadelphia will host a special Mass on Sunday, October 18 at 2 p.m. for anyone who was unable to have a proper memorial because of the pandemic.

Explore calling to be permanent deacon Sept. 30 in webinar

An information night titled “Are You Called to be a Permanent Deacon?” will take place via Zoom on Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. featuring discussions with deacons and a Q&A.

St. Gabriel Parish hosts evening of music, healing

The Sept. 26 in-person gathering, entitled "Christ Our Light," will offer an opportunity for worship and witness at the South Philadelphia parish.