Adult Faith Formation

Come to the Neumann Room to hear more about
Discovering Christ 
Sunday, June 11th (after 8  or 10 Mass);
Sunday, July 9th (same times);
Sunday, August 13th or 
Thursday, September 7th at 7pm
Let us introduce our first group of attendees to
Discovering Christ!!

Tuesday evenings from 6:30-9pm
September 12;19 & 26
October 3; 10; 24 and Monday, October 30th 
Holy Spirit Retreat day: Saturday, October 14th 

Sessions include: Dinner; Worship time;                                                                                                         Video presentation and small group discussion.





Pilgrimage to Fatima & Lourdes – June 5-12, 2017

This Pilgrimage promises to be a deeply spiritual event in communion with the Mother of the Lord, with prayers for peace and healing for all of us, especially for the clergy and people of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. 

For more on our 100th Anniversary of Fatima celebration, visit:


Sunday, June 11, 2017, 1pm - 6pm
Event:  Malvern Family Festival
The day will begin with outdoor Sunday Mass with Bishop Edward Deliman at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, followed by other activities, performances, children's games, food and music. Cost is $25 per car, including food.
Location:  Malvern Retreat House
More info:  Visit  or call 610-644-0400

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 7:05pm
Event: Catholic Charities Night at the Phillies

Plan a night out with family and friends and enjoy an evening benefitting the Catholic Charities Appeal (CCA)!
Location: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, PA
Game: Phillies vs. Boston Red Sox
More info: View the website

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 8:30am - 2:30pm
Event: Corpus Christi Celebration with Retreat
This retreat focuses on the love and graces that abound in the Sacred Heart of Jesus. It will touch the hearts of every person and family, you and old alike. There will be Mass, Solemn Procession, conference, confession, Holy Hour and Benediction. Bring your own lunch.

Speakers: Rev. William Gaffney, C.Ss.R., Gloria Anson
Location: Corpus Christi Parish, Lansdale
More info: Visit

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00 Noon
Event: Workshop for Holy Communion to the Sick
This workshop is open to all priests, deacons and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion who take Holy Communion to the sick outside of Mass. Those who coordinate Communion Ministers for the Sick in their homes, hospitals, nursing homes and other institutions are especially encourages to attend.

Presenter: Rev. Dennis Gill, Director, Office for Divine Worship
Location: Chapel of Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament, Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
More info: Register by email,, or by phone, 215-587-3537

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 8am-5:30pm
Event: Tradition, A Celebration of the Catechism of the Catholic Church
Speakers: Jeff Cavins, Scott Hahn, Mother Assumpta Long, O.P., Deborah Savage, Jonathan Reyes, and Matthew Bunsen
Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, Philadelphia
More info: View the flyer (English); Volante promocional (español)

June 23 (6:30pm-10pm), June 24 (2pm-9pm), June 25, 2017 (11am-7pm)

Event: Second Annual Padre Pio Festival

Three days of devotion to St. Padre Pio includes a Friday evening young adult gathering, Saturday Vigil with blessings and Holy Relic, Sunday Mass and street procession, Healing Mass with Holy Relic and Confessions, social activities and entertainment on the parish grounds. Live music, craft fair, food vendors.

Location: St. Bede the Venerable Church, Holland, PA (Bucks County)

Sunday Mass Celebrant: Fr. Thomas Betz, OFM,Cap.

To learn more:

July 12-14, 2017
Event: Masculine Genius Institute Summit
This program is great for men of all ages, especially young fathers and men who are influencing the lives of boys in schools, athletics or extra curricular setting such as cub and boy scouts. Women are welcome to join us!
Theme: Boys to Men: Molding Manly Character
Location: Villanova University, Villanova, PA
More info: View the website

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 9am - 12pm
Event: Morning of Reflection for Grandparents
Celebrate the blessings and challenges of grand-parenting by joining us for a morning of reflection. The day begins with Mass at 9 AM, followed by a continental breakfast and conference. Cost is $10 per person.
Presenter: Deacon David Schaffer
Location: St. Jude Church, Chalfont, PA
More info: Contact Angela McClellan for more information at 215-822-9225 (ext. 234) or

July 27-30 (Clergy Study Day, July 26)

Event: 30th Annual Courage/EnCourage Conference

Annual conference for friends, family, pastoral ministers and members of Courage,an international apostolate of the Catholic Church, which ministers to persons with same-sex attractions.

Location: University of Saint Mary of the Lake (suburban Chicago), Mundelein, IL,

More info: Visit the website

July 28-30 – Friday evening to Sunday morning

Event: The Casting Nets Ministries
Retreat for Pastors, Pastoral Teams, Parish Staff, lay leaders, DRE’s and catechists.

Learn how you can lead your parish from maintenance to mission and create a culture of missionary discipleship and evangelization! Bi-Lingual, English and Spanish.

Location: Malvern Retreat House, Malvern, PA

Speakers include: Hector Molina, Tony Brandt and Chris Stewart

To learn more: Visit the website at: or call 610-644-0400

Friday, August 11 (10am) - Sunday, August 13, 2017 (1pm)
Event: Awaken - An Encounter With Theology of the Body
What does it mean to be human? What is this ache in our hearts for connection, for relationship, that even the good things of the world can't seem to totally satisfy? This journey begins and ends with the gift and mystery of our creation as male and female and our encounter with God, the world and other people. Come and awaken the wonder and mystery of being human!
Location: St. Mary of Providence Retreat Center, Elverson, PA
More info: To register, click here

Thursday, October 5, 2017 – 7-9:30 PM

Event: Reboot Live! with Chris Stefanick

A fun, inspiring and practical experience for all (ages 12 and up) for applying the beauty and genius of the Gospel to every aspect of your life, from prayer and spirituality, to work, dating, marriage, parenting, health and more!

Location: St. Philip Neri Parish Church, 437 Ridge Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA.

Speakers include: Internationally renowned Catholic speaker, family man, father of five, musician and author Chris Stefanick, along with top performing live music artists

To learn more: Look for October 5th and St. Philip Neri to purchase online.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 8:30am-4pm
Event: WINE National Catholic Women's Conference

Join women across the country for the first-ever National Catholic Women’s Conference hosted by WINE: Women In the New Evangelization!
This event is expected to sell out around mid-September...register today!
Speakers: Kelly Wahlquist, Teresa Tomeo, Kitty Cleveland, Sarah Christmyer and musician Amanda Vernon
Location: National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestoshowa, Doylestown, PA
Cost: $55 per person; $50 for groups 5+; $15 for religious sisters & consecrated
More info: View the flyer or visit the website

Catholic Family Fun Club
As always, families can stay tuned to the Catholic Family Fun Club Meetup Group for events and activities for Catholic families in our area!








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