Skip to page content


Once homeless, choir members share message of hope for those on streets

December 23, 2021

The Good Shepherd Singers of St. John’s Hospice performed at Philadelphia’s Dec. 21 Homeless Memorial Day vigil, lifting their voices and others’ spirits.

‘Boot Up Philly’ gives leg up to hundreds in need

October 27, 2021

Some 1,000 homeless individuals received footwear, food and more at an Oct. 23 community giveaway organized by archdiocesan Catholic Social Services as part of its St. John’s Hospice ministry.

Ministry receives generous grants for homelessness outreach

October 6, 2021

St. John’s Hospice will renovate its vital kitchen, dining and coffeehouse spaces, thanks to support from the Connelly Foundation and the William Penn Foundation.

Phillies step up to the plate for archdiocesan ministry

October 1, 2021

For the past 18 months, the team has been providing top-shelf meals to St. John’s Hospice, which serves hundreds of men experiencing homelessness — and the dishes have been a home run for body and soul.

Homeless ministry looks to ‘Boot Up Philly,’ inspired by local saint

September 14, 2021

St. John’s Hospice in Philadelphia has launched a new campaign to provide urgently needed footwear for the hundreds of men it serves every day — an effort that would make St. John Neumann proud.

Read more news about St. John’s Hospice at