From farmers to families, through the hands of God’s people
Amid ongoing food insecurity, volunteers gathered Oct. 17 to distribute 1,110 boxes of fresh food supplied by the USDA, a longtime partner of archdiocesan Nutritional Development Services.
Archbishop Perez asks for support of missions this Sunday
Watch a video for World Mission Sunday, with a special message by Archbishop Nelson Pérez, observing the Catholic Church's global mission to encounter all peoples and build the church throughout the world.
Fur, feathers and fellowship at animal blessing
A Northeast Philadelphia parish brings families and four-footers together every year on the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi at in a celebration of God's creation.
Face to face, heart to heart at Divine Providence Village
After months of COVID restrictions, residents and staff of the archdiocesan care facility for adults with disabilities enjoyed a drive-by visit from families, while celebrating support workers.
Back to class, with a little help from heaven
St. Mary School in Schwenksville celebrated a Sept. 3 Mass of the Holy Spirit (a centuries-old Catholic school tradition) to prepare students for their courses, and for their role as missionary disciples.
Archdiocesan seniors earn more than $412 million in scholarships
Graduates of the 17 archdiocesan high schools -- described by Archbishop Nelson Perez as "a smart crowd" -- netted a record-breaking total of financial aid from an array of schools and universities.
Faithful seek Mary in a time of sickness, sorrow
After weeks of COVID-19 and anguish over systemic racism, some 200 Philadelphia faithful joined in a June 7 "Rosary Walk for Peace and Healing."
Videos welcome faithful back to the pews
Archbishop Nelson Perez and area faithful announce that the doors of archdiocesan churches are open, and provide inspiration and guidance on returning to in-person Mass.
In new video, Archbishop Perez asks support for Catholic Charities Appeal
The video anticipates a special #GivingTuesday on May 5 in support of the annual major fundraiser for the archdiocese, as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.
Archbishop Wood class of 2020 celebrated
The administrators and teachers from the archdiocesan high school in Warminster created a special video to celebrate this year's graduating seniors.