Catholics in Diocese invited home for Christmas
December 12, 2017
In a letter from Diocese of Allentown Bishop Alfred Schlert sent to 83,000 homes, in radio commercials, social media posts and on the Diocesan website, Catholics who may not be attending Mass regularly at this time are being invited “home for Christmas.”
Diocese again found compliant with child protection charter
November 17, 2017
For the 15th time since the inception of national diocesan audits 15 years ago, the Diocese of Allentown has been found “compliant” with the Charter for Protection of Children and Young People, adopted by the Bishops of the United States in 2002.
Diocese to participate in #iGiveCatholic, part of #GivingTuesday
November 10, 2017
The Diocese of Allentown will be one of 17 Dioceses and Archdioceses across the country participating in #iGiveCatholic on November 28, #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.
Diocesan faithful donated almost $300,000 for hurricane relief
October 31, 2017
More than 500 people are expected to attend the sixth annual Men’s Conference sponsored by the Diocese of Allentown’s Commission for Men and Stewardship a Mission of Faith. The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 4th from 9 AM to 5 PM at DeSales University in Center Valley.
1,000 Diocesan educators to come together at annual convention
October 06, 2017
Special collection for Hurricane Irma relief to be taken up at local Catholic churches
September 18, 2017
For the second time in three weeks, a special collection will be taken up in the parishes of the Diocese of Allentown to benefit victims of a hurricane, this time those in Florida and the Caribbean impacted by Hurricane Irma.
Two couples married for 70 years will be honored at the Diocese of Allentown’s 38th annual Anniversary celebration on Sunday, September 17.
Special Collection for Hurricane Harvey relief to be taken up at local Catholic Churches
August 31, 2017
A special collection will be taken up in the 84 parishes of the Diocese of Allentown the weekend of September 9-10 to benefit the victims of Hurricane Harvey.