Calendar of Events

105th anniversary for Slovak Catholic parish

St. Agnes-St. John Nepomucene Parish for Slovak Catholics in Philadelphia and Delaware County will celebrate the parish’s 105th anniversary with a festival Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the church, located at 4th and Brown streets in Philadelphia. Games and raffles for prizes will be available, and food for eat in or […]

Fashion Show for Little Flower High

The Home and School Association of Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls is sponsoring the ninth annual Fashion Show and Dinner from 1-5 p.m. Oct. 21 at Romano’s Caterers, 1523 East Wingohocking Street, Philadelphia. Cost is $35 per ticket. For ticket information contact Tina Fellenbaum at 215-535-5263 or Lola Morgan at 215-722-2975.

St. Barbara Social Trendsetters Annual “Flea Market”

Saturday, September 22, 2012 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Parish Yard 54th Street & Lebanon Avenue. Phila., PA 19131 215-473-1044 $10.00 per space (bring your own table or set-up) vendors set-up is 8:00 AM. Call for a space. Food & Beverages sold by the Social Trendsetters only.

Sacred, classical music performed in seven concerts at Cathedral

The second annual Cathedral Basilica Concert Series begins in September and will feature local and international groups in a seven-concert series in the historic Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, located at 18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by visiting and clicking the […]

Trenton Diocese hosting Eucharistic Congress in October

Trenton Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., invites Catholics and all those who wish to learn more about the Catholic faith to take part in the Diocese of Trenton’s first Eucharistic Congress, set for Oct. 12 to 14 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, N.J. With the theme, “His Presence, Our Faith, Celebrate!” the […]

Bishop Shanahan High School to host college fair

Bishop Shanahan High School will host its sixth annual College Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 25 from 7–9 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Over 90 universities and colleges from 18 states plus the District of Columbia will have admissions representatives on hand to speak with prospective students regarding admission, majors, financial aid and student life. Some […]

Robotics demonstration

Mount St. Joseph Academy’s robotics team, the Firebirds, will host the third annual GirlPOWER (Preparing Outstanding Women Engineers through Robotics) robotics competition and exhibition Saturday, Oct. 6 at the academy’s gymnasium, 120 West Wissahickon Avenue in Flourtown. Girls and boys of all ages are invited to watch the area’s only all-female FRC robotics competition, see […]

Knights of Columbus honor emergency responders on Sept. 11

The Knights of Columbus of St. Helena Parish in Blue Bell will celebrate their sixth annual Blue Mass at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 at St. Helena Church, 1489 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, Pa. The Mass will honor police officers, fire fighters and emergency medical responders who serve and protect the Blue Bell, Montgomery County […]

Divine Worship Office offers full slate of workshops

The archdiocesan Office for Divine Worship announces its schedule for training and workshops for 2012-2013. Sessions for extraordinary ministers of holy Communion will be held on numerous dates in the fall and spring at locations throughout the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Also offered are workshops for lectors, altar servers and Spanish-speaking liturgical musicians, and information sessions […]

Archbishop Chaput to bless new Mater Dei School

Mater Dei Catholic School, Lansdale, celebrates its grand opening Thursday, Sept. 6 with a visit by Archbishop Charles Chaput. After students arrive by 8:45 a.m., the Archbishop will lead a prayer liturgy at 9:15 at St. Stanislaus Church, Lansdale. Afterward he will lead a procession to the new school and bless it. A school open […]