Hundreds of men from throughout the the Archdiocese of Philadelphia gathered March 4 for the 15th annual Man Up Philly Men’s Spirituality Conference at Cardinal O’Hara High School in Delaware County. This year’s theme was The Road to Emmaus- Finding Christ in the Breaking of the Bread. 

Speakers for the event included Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York; James Wahlberg, producer, writer, and film director; Deacon James Mahoney, associate director of the Shrine of the Miraculous Medal; and Mark Forrest, acclaimed Irish tenor. Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez celebrated the closing Mass. The 16th Annual Man Up Philly Catholic Men’s Conference will be back on March 2, 2024. Visit for more information. (Photos: Sarah Webb)