Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Event: Launch of the free faith formation series: The Bible and the Virgin Mary
Join Catholics throughout the Archdiocese in a journey closer to Mary, the Mother of Jesus, by participating in the free weekly video study series that you can stream to your mobile device for personal or group study. Videos are released weekly beginning January 18.
Your mobile device, computer, a friend's house or your parish!
View the flyer
or sign up
on the website
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 2-3pm
Northeast Philadelphia Stand Up For Life Rally
Please show your support for protecting the sanctity of all human life , as we observe the 44rd anniversary of the infamous January 22, 1973 U.S. Supreme Court Roe v. Wade decision.
Christopher Smith, Katelyn D'Adamo
St. Katherine Church, 970 Frankford Avenue,Philadelphia, PA 19114
Friday, January 27, 2017
Event: March for Life!
Buses are heading down to the March for Life from many parishes across the Archdiocese. Consult your parish bulletin to find out if your parish is sending a bus.
Looking for a bus to join?
Immaculate Conception Parish in Jenkintown invites you to join their bus!
Mass at Immaculate Conception Church (Jenkintown)
First meeting Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10am-12pm
Event: Moms' and Tots' Cafe at St. Raymond of Penafort Parish
Moms' group meeting the last Saturday of each month. We are coming together for fellowship, friendship, to share tips, prayer and snacks. Babies are welcome to join us! Light breakfast and hot beverages will be available.
1350 Vernon Road, Philadelphia PA 19150
For more info contact:
Monday, February 13, 2017, 7 pm
Archbishop's Lecture Series
Mary Rice Hasson, Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, Washington, DC
The Cultural Impact of Gender Ideology
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, St. John Vianney Hall Auditorium
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 7
Event: From Fear to Faith: Are You Tired of Worrying?
After struggling for many years to overcome anxiety, Gary Zimak has learned that Jesus Christ is the ultimate answer to winning the battle. In this talk, based on his best-selling books
A Worrier’s Guide to the Bible;
From Fear To Faith, Gary will share his step by step approach for moving from anxiety to peace!
Guest Speaker: Mr. Gary Zimak
Location: St. Rose of Lima Parish Center,428 S. Main Street, North Wales, PA 19454
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 1pm-4pm
Event: 2017 Annual Mother-Daughter Tea
This is a special program for mothers and daughters to interact in a facilitated group setting while they learn about the gift of fertility and how to care for it. Talks will focus on the sacredness of human life, the physical changes in a girl's body, the importance of modesty and the development of healthy parent and peer relationships.
St. Mary Magdalen Parish, 2400 Providence Road, Media, PA
To Register: click here
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 8:30am-5pm
Event: Man-Up Philly: Men's Spirituality Conference
Come be a part of this special experience and stand with your Brothers as true Men of God.
Marcellino D’Ambrosio, Ph.D., Kevin Reilly, Damon Clarke Owens, Mark Forrest
St. Joseph's University, Hagan Arena, Philadelphia
More info & registration:
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Friday, March 11, 2017, 10 am - 3 pm (Mass at 9 am)
Event: Young Women of Grace Facilitator Training Session
This training session for women interested in facilitating a new program entitled,
Young Women of Grace
for Catholic girls ages 12-17, is designed to help counter the toxic messages aimed at today's young women and to help girls discover their dignity as a daughter of God and the unique genius of their femininity.
Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, and Facilitator/Teacher Guide co-developers, Mary Dillenback & Susan Jacobson
St. Agnes Church, 445 N. Main St., Sellersville, PA
More info & registration:
For a preview of the Young Women of Grace program, visit
. To register for the training session click on the Events page at
Saturday, March 18, 2017, 9 am
Event: 23rd Annual MOM-Heart of the Home Day of Renewal
Calling moms of all ages and types: new moms, seasoned moms, grandmothers, step-mothers. Even if you're not a mom, you are still welcome! Continue your Lenten season by replenishing your spirit. Come listen to two amazing, inspirational morning and afternoon talks.
Lisa Mladinich; Eleanor Farzetta
Location: SS. Simon and Jude Meehan Center, West Chester
For a registration form and details
, click here,
or call 484-798-7368 or 610-384-4933 for more information.
Saturday, April 1, 2017, 10:30am
Event: Archdiocesan Mass Honoring the Gifts of Persons with Disabilities and Their Families
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Philadelphia
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Friday, May 12, 2017, 6:30pm
Event: Marian Tea in Honor of Our Lady of Fatima and her 100th Anniversary
We will pray the Rosary & the Divine Mercy Chaplet in English & Spanish. Please bring a statue of Mary (if you are able) for the Altar! Please bring a snack to share. Coffee & tea will be provided.
St. John Bosco Parish Center, Drexel Hall, 215 E County Line Rd, Hatboro, PA
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June 18-24 (Women) and June 25- July 1
(For high school juniors and seniors)
Moral Life and the Classical Tradition Seminar
A week-long program by the Witherspoon Institute for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in the ancient philosophical tradition and its influence in the Christian moral life.
View the webpage