Spiritual Resources Webpage – Archdiocese of PhiladelphiaDuring these difficult days, the Lord always remains close to us and provides us ways to receive His grace even when we cannot attend Mass in person. Please visit the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Spiritual Resources webpage that contains many excellent resources to nourish you spiritually and help you remain as close as possible to Jesus in the Eucharist during this time. Visit http://archphila.org/resources/
Pastoral and Temporal Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic – Archdiocese of PhiladelphiaVisit this website for official statements, news coverage, guidelines, a list of local live-streamed and televised Masses and much more. This will keep you informed about the latest developments in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Visit http://archphila.org/covid19/
Any strong, healthy 16-49 year olds looking to step up in the face of a pandemic?The largest food pantry in Montgomery County, Martha’s Choice (run by our Catholic Social Services) saw a 100% increase in client volume yesterday. We are in need of strong, healthy volunteers to help serve those in need during this time. Martha’s Choice has been able to serve people from the parking lot, maintain social distancing/stringent sanitizing and limit the number of people present by adjusting service protocols for the safety of all involved. They need volunteers in 3-4 hour increments or more during these times: 8 am-4 pm on Monday; 9 am-7:30 pm on Wed; 8 am-7:30 pm on Thurs; 9 am-4 pm on Fri
If you are able to help with this, please contact Patrick Walsh at Catholic Social Services Martha’s Choice Marketplace: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rosary Campaign for an End to the Coronavirus – Nightly at 8 PM
The Office for the New Evangelization of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia invites you to join us online, by phone or in spirit as we pray the Rosary every night at 8 PM (except on March 25…see below). We will ask the miraculous intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary to put an end to the coronavirus. Over 1600 households have joined in for this time of communal prayer.
Full details about how to join in can be found at phillyevang.org/rosary.
Morning Prayer with Fr. Matt Guckin – Daily 7 AM
Join Fr. Matt Guckin from St. Francis de Sales parish in West Philadelphia for live-streamed Morning Prayer each morning at 7 AM. Two ways to join in:
- Parish website: https://www.saintfrancisdesales.net/
- Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/SFDSPhiladelphia
- Act of Spiritual Communion by St. Alphonsus Ligouri
- Pope Francis’ Prayer for Protection during the Coronavirus Pandemic
- Prayer to Your Guardian Angel When You Can’t Attend Daily Mass
A full list of spiritual resources during the pandemic from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia can be found at http://archphila.org/resources/. This page will be updated regularly as new resources become available.