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Archbishop Charles Chaput

Victory! Girl, 11, Gets OK From Church To Play Football

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.15.2013 | Sports

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia ran a reverse Thursday, allowing an 11-year-old girl to play Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) tackle football next se...

Denver Archbishop: Abortion Is 'Murder,' 'Always Wrong'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.22.2013 | Denver

On the 40th anniversary of historic abortion rights case Roe v. Wade, Denver's new Archbishop, 61-year-old Samuel J. Aquila has released a pastoral le...

Meet Denver's New Controversial Archbishop

Posted 07.19.2012 | Denver

An invitation-only ceremony welcoming Denver's fifth archbishop Samuel J. Aquila, 61, began Wednesday at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conc...

48 Philadelphia Catholic Schools To Close, Reorganize

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 03.07.2012 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia plans to shutter about a quarter of its Roman Catholic high schools and close or combine nearly 3...

Archbishop Chaput Taking Helm In Philly

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 11.08.2011 | Denver

PHILADELPHIA — Archbishop Charles Chaput (chap-YEW') took the helm of the troubled Roman Catholic church in Philadelphia on Thursday by telling ...

Chaput Will Upend Convention In The Most Conventional Of Cities

Posted 09.18.2011 | Religion

By David Gibson Religion News Service (RNS) The most obvious reason that Pope Benedict XVI sent Archbishop Charles Chaput from Denver to take over...