Bishop Schlert Spends Evening with Lehigh Valley Legatus

“I’ve been to many Legatus meetings over the years. It’s so nice and comforting to see so many familiar faces from Legatus and other avenues of the Diocese,” said Bishop Alfred Schlert.

Allen Organ Company in Tune with Sistine Chapel Choir

“Allen organs have been installed in many prestigious institutions over the years. Now, being able to place the Vatican at the top of this list is amazing and humbling,” said Steven Markowitz, president of Allen Organ Company.

St. Benedict Ushers in Advent Blessing New Family Life Center

“This endeavor was only possible because of the dedication and sacrificial offerings of the parishioners of St. Benedict.”

Donors Thanked and Honored at Bishop’s Advent Brunch

“This is all the work of the Church and the Gospel. You participate in a unique way by your generosity to the Diocese.” Bishop Schlert said.

Deacon Heading to Egypt as Global Fellow for Catholic Relief Services

Deacon Joseph Petrauskas, assigned to St. Columbkill, Boyertown, will embark on an immersion mission trip Jan. 7 to 17 as a global fellow for Catholic Relief Services (CRS). But rather than serving others, he hopes to be the one on the receiving end.

‘Quo Vadis’ Participants Reunite to Reconnect

Young men who participated in “Quo Vadis,” along with their families, reunited Nov. 5 with other young men and priests who participated in the vocation camp last summer at DeSales University, Center Valley.

Council of Stewards Implore Holy Spirit at Evening Prayer

Bishop of Allentown Alfred Schlert presided at an Evening Prayer for the Council of Stewards at St. Mary, Kutztown.

‘Turkey Feather War’ turns into act of Thanksgiving kindness

“Giving the money to Shepherd House really warmed my heart,” said seventh-grader Jenna Goff.

Collection Helps Aging Sisters, Brothers and Priests in Religious Orders

Catholics in the Diocese of Allentown will have the opportunity to “give to those who have given a lifetime” as part of the collection for the Retirement Fund for Religious, to be held in parishes Dec. 9-10.

Royal engagement announcement brings attention to Catholic school

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- When the news broke Nov. 27 of Meghan Markle's engagement to Prince Harry, reporters descended upon the Los Angeles Catholic school Markle attended: Immaculate Heart High School and Middle School.