Calendar of Events

St. Therese Church to celebrate Mass for St. Kateri

A Mass of Thanksgiving for the canonization of St. Kateri Tekakwitha will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at St. Therese of the Child Jesus Church, Upsal and Ardleigh streets in Philadelphia. Msgr. David H. Benz, the pastor, will be the celebrant for the Mass that welcomes Native Americans and all people. A […]

Upper Darby mayor guest of St. Andrew School, Drexel Hill

St. Andrew School, Drexel Hill, will hold a political assembly Monday, Nov. 12 at 10:30 a.m. in McGettigan Hall featuring special guest, Upper Darby Mayor Thomas Micozzie. The assembly will be for St. Andrew students in second through fifth grades. Students will learn about local government first-hand from Micozzie, who has been mayor since 2009. The assembly is sponsored […]

Sexuality and Catholic teaching topic of talk

Regina Coeli Academy and the archdiocesan Office for Life, Family and Laity present “Beyond the Birds and the Bees” with Catholic authors Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 1500 Marian Road, Abington. This lecture is for parents, grandparents, clergy and […]

Seminary holds information night for permanent deacon program

Men in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia considering a call to holy orders as a permanent deacon are invited to an information night Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Vianney Hall Lounge of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 100 East Wynnewood Road, Wynnewood. The event is sponsored by the Permanent Diaconate Division of St. Charles […]

Immaculata hosts open house for graduate studies

Immaculata University’s College of Graduate Studies will host an open house Saturday, Dec. 1, in Loyola Hall room 127 on the university’s campus. A continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m., and the information session will begin at 9 a.m. The open house will provide attendees with the opportunity to meet faculty, staff and students, and to learn about […]

Daylesford Abbey hosts 40th annual art show

Daylesford Abbey celebrates its 40th anniversary Art Show through Oct. 28 at the abbey, located at 220 South Valley Road in Paoli. Local, award winning artist Raymond Schorle is featured at the show. He paints in the tradition of the masters, using their refined techniques to paint in natural light to achieve true color and […]

Advent reflection on the birth of Jesus

The Adult Faith Formation Committee of St. Pius X Parish, Broomall, will host an Advent night of reflection on the birth of Jesus Monday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. The program “The Birth that Changed Everything: An Advent Reflection” shows the beauty of the birth of the God-man through song and sacred art, reflecting on […]

Young adult day of renewal

All young adults (18-39) are invited to a special day of faith, formation and fellowship at Hearts on Fire: Day of Renewal for Young Adults on Saturday, Dec. 1 at Immaculata University. This one-day retreat for young adults is conducted by the Jesuit Apostleship of Prayer Mission Band from Milwaukee, Wisc., and is great way […]

Maternity BVM School seeks alumni for celebration

Maternity B.V.M. School, 9322 Old Bustleton Ave. in Philadelphia, is having an Alumni Day Saturday, Nov. 3 beginning with 4:30 p.m. Mass in the upper church. There will be school tours, dinner, refreshments and a cash bar for beer and wine. We are looking for alumni to make this a success. Respond by Oct. 25 […]

Theology on Tap presents fall series

The discussion and fellowship series Theology on Tap meets each Monday in October at 7:30 p.m. at Three Monkeys Cafe, 9645 James Street, in the Torresdale section of Northeast Philadelphia. “A Catholic Scientist on Evolutionary Theory” is the topic on Oct. 8, presented by Kathleen Gilpin.  Upcoming topics include “The New Evangelization” by Father Charles Zlock and Tom […]