All Archbishop Chaput’s column Posts
Posted on April 24th, 2015
Archbishop Charles Chaput defers his column to a commentary on the April 24 worldwide remembrance of people killed in the Armenian genocide exactly 100 years ago.
Posted on April 16th, 2015
In his weekly column Archbishop Charles Chaput reflects on the important coming Year of Mercy, plus upcoming marriage support programs, and two must-read books.
Posted on April 9th, 2015
Archbishop Charles Chaput calls on everyone in the region to help children of poor families in Pennsylvania to rise out of poverty through education — and a greater choice in quality schools.
Posted on April 6th, 2015
Archbishop Charles Chaput joined four other signatories of an Easter message concerning Indiana’s recent law to protect religious freedom, and its vital necessity in society.
Posted on April 1st, 2015
Archbishop Charles Chaput offers his thoughts on Holy Week, which for Christians is the most sacred time of the year.
Posted on March 27th, 2015
Before the Triduum begins this year, Archbishop Charles Chaput relates the powerful witness of a friend who prayed with homeless men in Philadelphia one Good Friday long ago.
Posted on March 23rd, 2015
With only six months to go before September’s big events, including the papal visit, Archbishop Charles Chaput writes there are five things everyone can do to help with preparations as the pace intensifies.
Posted on March 13th, 2015
In the eyes of God, nothing is more beautiful than a person with special needs. So Archbishop Charles Chaput invites everyone to come together to show their support for the dignity of all life at a Mass for persons with disabilities March 21 at the cathedral.
Posted on March 5th, 2015
This Lent we need to remember and pray for the Armenian Christians who died 100 years ago – even if the world wants to forget that genocide — writes Archbishop Charles Chaput. The memory of their suffering should turn our hearts and our energies to helping the millions of Christians now suffering in the Middle East and around the world.
Posted on February 27th, 2015
The world needs faithful Catholic men with a hunger to be saints more urgently than ever, writes Archbishop Charles Chaput. They can grow in their courage and spiritual maturity by coming together in prayer and friendship at “Man Up Philly” on March 7.