Hispanic Catholics

At end of trip, New York cardinal recalls moments of faith, hope for Cuba

During a Feb. 7-12 visit to the island, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan described his brother bishops as "extraordinarily realistic," with "a phenomenal sense of serenity and confidence" in spite of difficult times.

Concert raises funds, hope for nuns after earthquake

A Feb. 12 show will support rebuilding efforts for the Dominican Sisters of Fatima, whose convent was badly damaged by two major earthquakes that rocked Puerto Rico in January.

Boletín Informativo de Febrero, Oficina para Católicos Hispanos

Aprenda sobre los eventos comunitarios y información de interes a la comunidad hispana en la Arquidiócesis de Filadelfia.

Estudiante de condado Bucks dice ser ‘afortunada por asistir a la escuela católica’

Brunissa Morales, que está en el octavo grado en la escuela de San Carlos Borromeo en Bensalem, compartió su reflexión sobre la educación católica durante la Semana de Escuelas Católicas.

Archbishop Perez returns to ‘place of peace’ in Phila. visit

On his first public stop since being named the next archbishop of Philadelphia, Archbishop-elect Nelson Perez visited the Shrine of St. John Neumann with Archbishop Chaput and met students from St. Peter the Apostle School.

Local preschoolers extend high-fives, hugs for Archbishop Perez

During a Jan. 24 tour of the archdiocesan Casa del Carmen ministry, the former "Padre Nelson" returned to North Philadelphia where he had served for a decade, meeting youngsters and reconnecting with old friends.

El arzobispo Chaput da la bienvenida a su sucesor de vuelta a Filadelfia

Vea los comentarios del arzobispo Charles J. Chaput en una conferencia de prensa el 23 de enero presentando al arzobispo electo Nelson J. Pérez como el próximo arzobispo de Filadelfia.

Quakes severely damage historic Puerto Rico convent of Sisters of Fatima

The order's sisters, many of them elderly, have been sleeping in tents while engineers and architects work to assess the viability of the buildings. Find out how to donate to the repair efforts.

Judge blocks Trump’s order on state refugee resettlement

A federal judge in Maryland stopped enforcement of an executive order that would allow state and local governments to reject resettling refugees in their jurisdictions. The order runs counter to "congressional intent," the judge said.

Gang graffiti tags church, school in Brooklyn Diocese

An individual marked the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church and its school on Jan. 12 with the initials of Mara Salvatruccha 13, a violent transnational criminal group that emerged in Los Angeles and has been particularly active on Long Island.