People and Events

Faithful Gather for 73rd Annual National Day of Prayer in Delco

Approximately 300 people of various faiths gathered at Rose Tree Park in Media on Thursday, May 2 for the 73rd annual National Day of Prayer. This year’s theme was to “Lift The Word of God and Bring His Light Into the World.”

St. Hubert HS Hosts Women in Technology Conference

Students took part in activities such as coding utilizing Artificial Intelligence and had opportunities for mentoring sessions with female leaders from Philadelphia-area corporations.

Catholic Charities of South Jersey Names New Executive Director

Dr. Maria Elena Hallion has been appointed as the next Executive Director of Catholic Charities of South Jersey, the Diocese of Camden announced April 25.

Phillie Phanatic Visits Students at Mother of Providence Regional School

The Phanatic visited Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School in Wallingford to celebrate their participation in the Phillies' Phanatic about Reading program.

Local Students Attend Screenings of Cabrini Movie

Over 16,000 students from throughout the five-county region attended screenings of the movie Cabrini.

Andrea Mueller Appointed Associate Director of the Office for Ministry with Young Adults

The appointment becomes effective March 18, 2024.

All Catholic Orchestra Participants Gather for Rehearsal Ahead of Annual Concert

See photos from the Feb. 26 rehearsal for the 2024 All Catholic Orchestra.

Importance of Rest Focus of Talk at Theology on Tap Event in Delco

Young adults from Nativity B.V.M. Parish in Media gathered for a faith-informed discussion on the importance of rest.

Fr. Thorne Offers Theology on Tap Session for Young Adults

At a Feb. 9 Theology on Tap event, Fr. Stephen Thorne said we must continue to ask the Lord to open our eyes and hearts to all of our brothers and sisters, especially during Black History Month.

DeSales VP and Philadelphia Native Gerald Joyce Named President of Mount Saint Mary’s University

Joyce, a Philadelphia native, currently serves as executive vice president of DeSales University near Allentown. He will join the Maryland-based Catholic university July 1.