Catholic Links

 

Archdiocese of Philadelphia:

Homepage                                                   http://archphila.org/home.php

The official homepage of the Archdiocese. Find a Church, School, Charity, or Administrative Office operated by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Archbishop Chaput’s Blog                        http://catholicphilly.com/category/archbishop-chaput/weekly-message-from-archbishop-chaput/de

A weekly column from Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput

Archbishop Chaput’s Podcasts                http://archphila.org/archbishop-chaput/homilies/homilies.php

Homilies by Archbishop Charles Chaput.

Catholic Philadelphia                                http://catholicphilly.com/category/local-news/local-catholic-news/

The electronic substitute for the Catholic Standard & Times, this includes local news around the Archdiocese.

St. Charles Seminary                                 http://scs.edu

Founded in 1838 , St. Charles Borromeo Seminary is Philadelphia’s theological training ground for future priests, deacons, and lay leaders.

Catholic apps:

Catholic News                       Catholic news Live (catholicnewlive.com) $0.99

Feeds from all the major Catholic news sites, easy to ease, a bargain!

Missio                                     Free!

Launched globally by Pope Francis in 2013. News feeds from Fides News Agencey, the international news agency of the Pontifical Mission Societies.

Confession                             little-iapps.com/confession) $1.99

Personalized examination of conscience and track times a sin was committed. Effective push reminder to schedule a confession.

MyFertilityMD                     myfertilitycycle.com

Easy to use, with videos about each aspect and feature; community forums; picture library (oh, that’s what that looks like!); keep on track with charting; share with spouse and medical professionals.

Works with whatever method of Natural Family Planning a woman uses – Creighton, Billings, symptom-thermal or other.

RosaryPlus and iRosary      Stclementepress.org.  $1.99

Beautifully designed, encapsulating the journey through the Rosary in a way that is easy to use and somehow humbling. Integrated with Scripture.

Divine Office                         divineoffice.org  a pricey $19.99

Beautiful arrangement of the Office fully done. Each day includes text and professional produced audio for Morning/Evening Prayer, and Office of readings.

iBreviary                                 ibreviary.com   free

Free app containing liturgy of hours for each day. Not much explanation. Definitely for the “veteran” user of the Brievary.

IPieta                                      ipieta.com  $2.99

Two complete texts of two different translations of the Bible; liturgical calendar, loads of prayers, papal encyclical documents, Vatican II documents, Summa Theologica, Baltimore Catechism.

iMissal                                    imissal.com  $4.99

Daily/Sunday Mass readings, full liturgical calendar, Order of Mass; audios and videos; Option to have saints of day highlighted.

Podcasts of Archbishop Chaput     http://archphila.org/archbishop-chaput/homilies/homilies.php

The homilies of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput.