Religion

Religion

Obit Bishop Thomas Dupre

1st bishop indicted in U.S. on sexual-abuse claim dies at 83

Courts

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Judge: Requiring more parking for New Jersey mosque is unconstitutional

Polls

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Survey: Majority of Americans say that religion is very important to them

Religion

Vatican Christmas

Pope wishes Christmas peace for those scarred by war, terror

Holidays

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Thousands of faithful celebrate Christmas in Bethlehem

Pope Francis

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In Christmas message, pope laments children in war, poverty

Religion

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Pope in Christmas speech blasts Vatican resistance to reform

Closures

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The Archdiocese of Philadelphia announces closure of four churches, effective January

Education

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Student's artwork to grace cover of Philadelphia archbishop's Christmas card

Sleep

Dreams

Dreams and reality: What do nighttime visions reveal about our nature?

Religion

Vatican Holy Year

Pope extends permission to priests for abortion forgiveness

Opinion

Chaput

Philly archbishop: Where to begin after Trump's win? Decency

Religion

Vatican Pope Holy Year

Pope shuts Holy Door, but urges: Stay open to reconciliation

Religion

Vatican Cardinals

Pope Francis warns those who 'build walls' and 'label people'

Religion

Vatican Cardinals

Pope decries surge of polarization over race, faith

Community

Philomena Stendardo meets Pope Francis

Port Richmond girl with inoperable brain tumor meets Pope Francis through 'Make A Wish'

Courts

Bensalem Masjid mosque

Fight to build mosque in Bensalem will continue, federal judge rules

Religion

Vatican Pope

Pope asks homeless to pardon Christians who spurned the poor

Religion

Vatican Newark Archbishop

Pope taps new cardinal for Newark as he remakes US church

Religion

Vatican Pope

Pope Francis holds special Jubilee Mass for prisoners

Religion

Vatican cremation

Vatican: It's still OK to be cremated, just don't spread ashes

Lawsuits

Temple University

Lawsuit: Temple fired Baptist housekeeper, but not Muslim co-worker

Religion

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Arlington bishop tends Redskins flock, but worships Eagles

2016 Presidential Election

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Archbishop Chaput: Leaked Clinton emails 'anti-Catholic,' 'ugly'

Education

Report: Principal who fired gay educator at Catholic school steps down

Religion

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Archdiocese of Philadelphia offers post-abortion path to 'healing and mercy'

Religion

Charles Chaput

Philadelphia archdiocese to launch post-abortion ministry

Investigations

Clergy sex-abuse case

Pa. investigating six Catholic dioceses for handling of sex abuse

Lawsuits

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Lawsuit: Single-sex pool at New Jersey condo association is discriminatory

Religion

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A year after Philadelphia visit, Pope Francis remains source of pride, hope for local Catholics

Religion

Clergy sex-abuse case

Report: Pennsylvania representative expects shocking findings from clergy sexual abuse investigation

Politics

Charles Chaput

Philly archbishop: Trump and Clinton are both 'very bad news'

Race

As hate groups increase nationwide, six operate in Philadelphia

Police and Crime

Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Anti-Semitic messages graffitied on Jewish school in New Jersey

Controversies

Lisa Nancollas

Pennsylvania county official on Facebook: 'No Islam allowed'

Development

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Renderings show reuse plan for South Philly's historic First African Baptist Church

Organized Crime

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Former Joey Merlino mob associate Robert ‘Boston Bob’ Luisi now a Christian minister

Religion

Mater Dolorosa Church

Three Philly-area Catholic Churches to close

Lawsuits

Christian cross

Pennsylvania county sued over Christian cross in seal, flag

Travel

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Religious tent town at Jersey Shore charges $6,000 for utopian summer

Religion

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New Mormon temple pays homage to colonial Philadelphia

Religion

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GALLERY: Philadelphia's Mormon Temple

Politics

Pennsylvania Amish

The Amish have made their presidential endorsement (sort of)

Religion

Sex-Abuse Scandal

Child sexual-abuse victims and their supporters protest outside Basilica in Philadelphia

Religion

John-Michael Delaney

Clergy sex-abuse victim: Archdiocese canceled my meeting with Chaput

Religion

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Clergy sex-abuse victim: I'm meeting Archbishop Chaput to discuss stalled House bill

Religion

Jim Kenney

Catholic League head calls Kenney 'un-American' for criticism of church guidelines