Hundreds of men from throughout the the Archdiocese of Philadelphia gathered March 2 for the 16th annual Man Up Philly Men’s Spirituality Conference at Cardinal O’Hara High School in Delaware County. Speakers for the event included former Philadelphia Phillies third baseman and Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt, best-selling author Danny Bader, and Initiatives Coordinator for the Young Life Northeast Division Deacon Nathan Gunn. The conference concluded with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez. The 17th Annual Man Up Philly Catholic Men’s Conference will be back on March 8, 2025. Visit for more information. (Photos: Sarah Webb)