Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Controversies

Citing fears of 'inappropriate touching,' Archdiocese of Philadelphia bars girl, 12, from CYO football

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Archbishop Charles Chaput

Archbishop Chaput's weekly column: 'Ugly week' wrought by grand jury report

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Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Philadelphia archbishop offers message in wake of priest abuse report

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Allegations

Chestnut Hill priest removed from ministry pending investigation of child sex abuse claim

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Courts

Student who allegedly threatened to shoot up Delco school had 'unusual ideas' – report

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Religion

Police investigating Philly priest for alleged misconduct with minors

St. Martin of Tours Parish

Weather

Winter Storm Toby: What you need to know

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Schools

Fed up with gun violence, Philly-area students will join school walkouts

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Weather

Freezing rain arrives in time for evening commute

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Immigration

Tell Congress to pass the DREAM Act, Philly Archbishop Chaput pleads

Pope Francis

FIAT used by Pope Francis in Philly visit up for auction

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Recreation

After sidelining top team, CYO football league consents to 'unofficial' championship

Recreation

CYO football coaches disobey archdiocesan order to play rival in postseason

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Race

Philly archdiocese investigates video of students chanting N-word

Pope John Paul II High School

Development

Archdiocese moves on plan to redevelop 2.3 acres around Basilica

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Technology

Priests take the 'good news' to their flock – on social media

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Religion

Archdiocese to close Our Mother of Sorrows Church in West Philadelphia

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Immigration

Philadelphia archbishop: Ending DACA would be 'drastic mistake'

Theft

Archdiocese of Philadelphia alerts donors to theft of charitable contributions

Religion

Archdiocese announces merger of two Northeast Philly churches

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Religion

Roman Catholic church in Delco to close

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Crime

Monsignor accused of stealing $535K from Archdiocese of Philadelphia

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Opinion

Chaput: Fear may lead immigrants, refugees to avoid prayer service intended to show them support

Religion

A new print publication for Philly-area Catholics would answer a few prayers

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History

Logan Square: from public executions to papal visits to world-class museums

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Schools

Philly public schools open Wednesday; Archdiocesan schools on two-hour delay

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Holidays

Chaput will allow Philly Catholics to eat meat on St. Patrick's Day

Schools

Petition calls for end to 'degrading' prom dress code at Philly Catholic school

Archbishop Ryan High School

Politics

How potential legislation could have big impact on historical Philly churches

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Snow

#SnowPhilly: what you need to know to survive the storm

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Churches

Archdiocese eyes two Northeast Philly churches for merger

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Closures

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

Education

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

Religion

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

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Religion

Philadelphia archdiocese to launch post-abortion ministry

Religion

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

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Legislation

Abuse victim in 'Spotlight': Extend statute of limitations in Pennsylvania

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Development

Fishtown residents to hear apartments plan for St. Laurentius

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Religion

Three Philly-area Catholic Churches to close

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Courts

Philly district attorney says he'll retry newly-freed Monsignor Lynn

Courts

With release from prison likely Tuesday, will Monsignor Lynn face retrial?

Religion

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

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Religion

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

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Religion

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

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Education

Our Lady of Port Richmond receives grant to expand pre-K program

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Politics

Philly Archdiocese's push against abuse bill reminds councilman of 'Spotlight'

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