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A cold day’s run, for a good cause

Hundreds of runners hit the streets of Northeast Philadelphia on Saturday morning, Feb. 4 for a 5K race at St. Anselm Church in support of the parish's high school youth group.

Many hands help feed thousands in need overseas

Catholic students worked together to package meals for 50,000 people in Africa as part of the Helping Hands activity Feb. 2 at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.

Scenes from the funeral for Bishop Lohmuller

Bishop Martin N. Lohmuller, retired auxiliary bishop of Philadelphia who at age 97 was the oldest bishop in the U.S. when he died Jan. 24, was laid to rest after the funeral Mass Feb. 1 in the cathedral.

Catholic Schools Week at St. Aloysius School

The Pottstown parish grade school welcomed the public to its Open House Jan. 29 to celebrate Catholic education. Students showcased their achievements in “Project Lead the Way,” an innovative program that introduces STREAM.

Across the Aisles: St. Jude Church, Chalfont opens Catholic Schools Week

Led by their pastor, Msgr. Francis Beach, parishioners of St. Jude Parish prayed for a successful Catholic Schools Week during the 10 a.m. Mass at the church on Sunday, Jan. 29.

Scenes from the long life of Bishop Martin Lohmuller

See our photos capturing the ministry of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia's retired auxiliary bishop who died last week at age 97.

Scenes from the March for Life

From the vigil Mass Jan. 26 to the youth Mass, rally and march on Jan. 27, thousands of people witnessed publicly to the sanctity of human life on the 44th anniversary of the legalization of abortion in America.

Luminaries show local witness to the unborn

Staff at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center lit nearly 200 luminaries Jan. 26 to remember the millions of unborn human lives lost to abortion since 1973. The event also raised awareness for Project Rachel, the post-abortion healing ministry.

Scenes of court life: Girls’ basketball

See our photo gallery as the ladies of Bonner-Prendergast squared off against Archbishop Wood in a Catholic League game at La Salle Jan. 21. Wood prevailed, 47-35.

Across the Aisles: Celebrating the Virgen de la Altagracia

See our photo gallery from the Jan. 21 Mass at St. Martin of Tours Church in Philadelphia in honor of Our Lady of Altagracia, following a three-day prayerful celebration popular with Catholics of Dominican heritage.