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Philadelphia teens talk about gun violence: ‘The world’s different now. It’s...

PHILADELPHIA -- As gun violence continues to plague the Philadelphia region and the nation as a whole, two teens served by Catholic Social Services...

Report: Philadelphia Archdiocese has paid $78.5 of $81 million awarded to...

PHILADELPHIA -- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has paid close to $78.5 million of a total of more than $81 million awarded to 438 victims...

Philadelphia news icon Jim Gardner of Action News to be presented...

By CatholicPhilly.com Longtime Action News anchor and Philadelphia icon Jim Gardner will receive the 2022 Cardinal Foley Award and participate in a town hall discussion...

Philadelphia Auxiliary Bishop Deliman to retire, will remain active pastorally

PHILADELPHIA -- Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Auxiliary Bishop Edward M. Deliman of Philadelphia, who is 75, the age at which canon...

Navigating racism in America doesn’t stop when you enter the doors...

PHILADELPHIA -- When Joseph Geeter retired from the U.S. Marine Corps and moved to suburban Philadelphia 20 years ago, he attended Mass at a...

Philadelphia pro-life advocates committed to support for human dignity throughout life

PHILADELPHIA — As the nation marks nearly five decades of legalized abortion, Philadelphia area pro-life advocates say they’re committed to “all-encompassing” support for human...

Longtime Philadelphia Catholic journalist Lou Baldwin, walking encyclopedia, dedicated walker and...

PHILADELPHIA -- Louis "Lou" Baldwin, a Catholic journalist and a gentleman known by generations of Philadelphia Catholics for his bylines for 35 years, died...

Catholic ministry in Philadelphia supports prisoners and their families

DREXEL HILL, Pa. — The walk from the front gate of the SCI Phoenix state prison outside of Philadelphia to the chaplain’s office is...

Archdiocese of Philadelphia mandates masks in schools as COVID-19 cases rise

PHILADELPHIA — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is mandating that face masks be worn by students, faculty, staff and visitors in all archdiocesan schools starting...

Foster parents in Philadelphia after Supreme Court victory: ‘It’s always been...

PHILADELPHIA -- Foster parents for Catholic Social Services of the Philadelphia Archdiocese said the Supreme Court's 9-0 decision June 17 on faith-based child welfare...

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