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Philadelphia Catholic Scout Retreat - March 7, 2020

posted Jan 10, 2020, 10:39 AM by John Thomas

Please help us spread the word regarding the APCCS Scout Retreat to be held March 7th .  Please distribute & post on Council/District/Unit Calendars. This will be our first retreat in many years held within the Philadelphia city limits.  The Naval Yard in south Philly is a great location for an event of this type with plenty of free parking and grass areas available !
Flyer is attached! Hope to see you there !

Catholic Charter Organizational Representatives - New Training

posted Oct 9, 2019, 6:22 AM by John Thomas   [ updated Oct 10, 2019, 6:12 AM ]

The National Catholic Committee on Scouting has developed a new online training module to supplement your Boy Scouts of America's Charter Organizational Representative (COR) training.   Our focus is not to retrain you on your role as a COR, but to give you the tools to use the Scouting program as a tool for a deeper Catholic youth ministry experience for the youth.

 

The NCCS COR Training is a four module training available on BSA's ScoutingU system.  The modules covered are:

here

Russ Frymiare - Lifelong Catholic Scout and Scoutmaster

posted Oct 8, 2019, 9:28 AM by John Thomas   [ updated Oct 8, 2019, 9:30 AM ]

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/delcotimes/obituary.aspx?n=russell-r-frymiare&pid=194096138&


The scouting community has lost a dedicated and loyal Scoutmaster. Say a prayer for Russ and his family as they mourn their lost.

Archdiocesan Scout Mass – April 4, 2020

posted Sep 30, 2019, 6:54 AM by John Thomas   [ updated Nov 25, 2019, 1:42 PM ]

Archdiocesan Scout Mass – April 4, 2020 @ Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter & Paul - Scouts celebrate Mass and are presented their Light of Christ, Parvuli Dei, Ad Altare Dei & Pope Pius XII emblems. Unit and adult recognition is conferred to those showing exemplary efforts to promote our Catholic faith in Scouting. Units – Cardinal Krol & Pope Paul VI awards, Adults – Bronze Pelican, St. John Neuman, St. George. 

Annual Catholic Scout Retreat – March 7, 2020

posted Sep 30, 2019, 6:42 AM by John Thomas   [ updated Sep 30, 2019, 6:48 AM ]

Annual Catholic Scout Retreat – March 7, 2020 – Chapel of the Four Chaplains, Phila Naval Yard - The annual retreat is held one weekend in a fun, outdoor scout centered environment to help our youth grow in their faith with their fellow scouts. This year will be one day event and will include AAD & PPXII BOR’s.

Cub Scout Pilgrimage – November 23, 2019 @ St. John Neumann Shrine, Philadelphia -

posted Sep 30, 2019, 6:40 AM by John Thomas   [ updated Oct 9, 2019, 6:19 AM ]

Cub Scout Pilgrimage – November 23, 2019 @ St. John Neumann Shrine, Philadelphia - The annual pilgrimage has seen attendance of over 100 cubs each year along with their families and have been a terrific experience for all. This is one of the requirements for scouts to earn the Scouting for Faith Emblem. 







2019 Scout Retreat

posted Dec 28, 2018, 11:33 AM by Thomas Southard   [ updated Dec 28, 2018, 11:34 AM ]

Champions of Christ - Military Saints and Chaplains

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Daylesford Abbey, 220 S. Valley Road, Paoli, PA

2018 Catholic Cub Scout Pilgrimage

posted Nov 19, 2018, 1:54 PM by Thomas Southard   [ updated Nov 19, 2018, 1:54 PM ]

2018 Catholic Cub Scout Pilgrimate to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa

Saturday, December 3, 2018
10am-3pm
Pre-registration is required!

2019 Scout Mass

posted Nov 19, 2018, 1:51 PM by Thomas Southard   [ updated Nov 19, 2018, 1:51 PM ]

The Archdiocesan Scout Recognition Mass annually recognizes youth who have received the Light of Christ, Parvuli Dei, Ad Altari Dei, or Pope Pius XII awards; adults who receive Catholic Scouting awards; and Catholic Scouting units.

The 2019 Scout Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11am at the Cathedral of SS. Peter & Paul.  

Please download the Mass flier and share with all interested Scouts, Scouters, and families.

St. George Trek 2020

posted Nov 5, 2018, 1:55 PM by Thomas Southard   [ updated Nov 5, 2018, 1:56 PM ]

APPLY NOW for the 2020 St. George Trek at Philmont Scout Ranch.  More details can be found in our application due September 1, 2019.

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