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St. Charles Borromeo seminarians serve others during coronavius, like their counterparts...

PHILADELPHIA -- A century ago, seminarians from St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood helped bury Philadelphia's dead in the global Spanish influenza pandemic. This year,...

Finances, dwindling enrollment leads to closing of Hallahan, McDevitt high schools...

PHILADELPHIA -- Declining enrollment and underutilized buildings are causing the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to close two high schools at the end of the 2020-2021...

In talks about racial justice, communication can pave path toward communion

Memory is a treasury of answers. Often I find there a nugget of truth placed in my experience in the past that helps me...

Philadelphia Archbishop Nelson Perez at his installation: ‘The source of our...

PHILADELPHIA -- Archbishop Nelson J. Perez placed a mark of familiarity on the formality of rites in the Mass that installed him as the...

Journalist Peter Steinfels analyzes context of Pa. abuse report, what lies...

PHILADELPHIA -- The clergy sex abuse crisis that engulfed the U.S. church -- and has since spread globally -- requires understanding it as context...

Cardinal Foley lecture: “Changes of heart and mind and culture” are...

PHILADELPHIA — "Changes of heart and mind and culture" are needed to move the Catholic Church from anger over the clergy sexual abuse crisis...

Philadelphia Archdiocese sets up reparation fund for abuse victims

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) -- Acting on his promise to find new ways to support survivors of clerical sexual abuse, Archbishop Charles J. Chaput announced Nov....

Villanova conference examines how Pope Francis charts church’s path

PHILADELPHIA — Pope Francis’ five-year pontificate has not only had a broad impact on the Catholic Church, but it has also had widespread implications...

Eagles fans from archdiocese and beyond rejoice at parade

CatholicPhilly.com PHILADELPHIA -- Dreams do come true. Faithful fans of the Philadelphia Eagles, who captured their first Super Bowl championship Feb. 4, also captured the hearts...

As with long-suffering Job, persistence pays off for Eagles’ fans

For Catholic News Service On the morning before the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl in franchise history, Catholics at Mass on the fifth...

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