Video Features

See a video birthday card for Archbishop Pérez

It's the archbishop's 60th birthday today, June 16, and a video featuring individuals representing various facets of our local church marks the occasion.

Archbishop Perez welcomes new deacons to ministry

Watch a video of Archbishop Nelson Perez announcing his ordination of nine men to the permanent diaconate on Saturday, June 12 at 10 a.m., which you can watch on his Facebook page.

Archbishop Perez’s Memorial Day message

Watch a video of Archbishop Nelson J. Perez offering his prayerful reflection on the sacrifices made by the military service men and women of the United States of America to ensure the freedoms all Americans enjoy.

Hear details of the return to Mass in person

See our video of Archbishop Nelson Perez launching a new initiative designed to encourage all Catholics to return to the in-person celebration of the Mass, during a liturgy on Pentecost Sunday, May 23.

In harrowing medical emergency, Pat Ciarrocchi found divine grace

The former CBS anchorwoman shares the story of her recent health crisis and how the gift of grace through the Hail Mary guided her forward. Through prayer we understand our challenges, and through grace we accept them.

Archbishop Perez thanks dedicated social workers

Archdiocesan Catholic Human Services marks National Social Work Month this March, and the archbishop has recorded a special video to celebrate the occasion.

To end racism, start with yourself

Gerald T. Davis, a member of St. Isaac Jogues Parish in Wayne, shares his own harrowing experiences of racism -- and how his journey of healing has shown the power of divine love over hatred.

A home of his own, with some advice from Mom

Garrett Goetz enjoys his independent life in a group home within the archdiocesan Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence, but still finds time to seek out maternal guidance (and words of love).

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Kelly Street Chorus

For well over a century, the members of the historic all-male vocal ensemble have been delighting audiences with their performances, and even COVID can't stop the show.

Racial healing begins with ‘seeing people as the beautiful beings God created’

Lucretia Clemons of St. Raymond of Penafort Parish in Philadelphia shares how we can recognize the divine image in others through a commitment to truth, justice and reconciliation.