'Sing once, pray twice': In Philadelphia, St. Joseph Hispanic community enjoys the journey

Some Maryland Catholics who went to the papal Mass Sept. 27 couldn't get through security, but they soaked up the experience just the same.

Erik Zygmont | CR Staff
Even though she did not make it to the security gates, high school senior Katherine Martinez felt that she "was there" during Pope Francis

Bus pilgrimage tickets for papal Mass on sale June 29

Tickets for the one-day bus pilgrimage from Baltimore to the papal Mass in Philadelphia will go on sale online June 29, at 10 a.m.

Pilgrims who join the Catholic Review will recieve a commemorative hat and rosary in honor of Pope Francis

Archbishop Lori begins Fortnight for Freedom with Gospel connection

The fourth annual Fortnight for Freedom began June 21 in Baltimore.

Archbishop William E. Lori began the fourth annual Fortnight for Freedom June 21 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Baltimore, where he was joined by, from left, Arlington, Va., Bishop Paul S. Loverde; Cardinal Edwin F. O’Brien, archbishop emeritus of Baltimore; and Baltimore auxiliary Bishop Denis J. Madden.
(COURTESY RICHARD LIPPENHOLZ | ARCHDIOCESE OF BALTIMORE)

News

Famine, worsened by war, threatens South Sudanese, official says
Mar 22 2017
Half of the 5 million people in South Sudan, wrought by civil war, are on the brink of starvation.

After 13 months in hall, worship at Middle River parish returns to church
Mar 20 2017
Easter Sunday will take on added meaning at Our Lady, Queen of Peace.

Pope presides over Lenten penance service at Vatican
Mar 18 2017
After urging priests to be generously available for the sacrament of penance, Pope Francis went to confession, then offered the sacrament to seven Catholics.

International Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Fatima coming to Archdiocese of Baltimore
Mar 16 2017
The International Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Fatima will be displayed as part of a nationwide call to prayer.

Father Stanley Rother, a priest of the Oklahoma City Archdiocese who was brutally murdered in 1981 in the Guatemalan village where he ministered to the poor, is shown baptizing a child in this undated photo. The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City announced the North American priest will be beatified Sept. 23 in Oklahoma. (CNS) Archdiocese announces beatification date for Oklahoma priest
Mar 15 2017
The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City announced that one its native sons, Father Stanley Rother, a North American priest who worked in Guatemala and was brutally murdered there in 1981, will be beatified Sept. 23 in Oklahoma.

Events

Fish Fry, Church of the Ascension, Halethorpe
Mar 24 2017 12:00 AM
4603 Poplar Ave.
Halethorpe, MD 21227

IVC Maryland Day Celebration
Mar 26 2017 02:00 PM
St. Mary's Spiritual Center
600 N. Paca Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Solemn Vespers and Benediction for Lent, Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church
Mar 26 2017 03:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Our Lady of Fatima Pilgrim Statue Visit to St. Benedict
Mar 27 2017 08:00 AM
2612 Wilkens Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21223

Meet the Daughter of a Saint
Mar 30 2017 06:00 PM
3755 St. Paul Street
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Fish Fry, Church of the Ascension, Halethorpe
Mar 31 2017 12:00 AM
4603 Poplar Ave.
Halethorpe, MD 21227

Spring Craft Fair & Egg Hunt
Apr 01 2017 09:00 AM
23 Newport Drive
Forest Hill, MD 21050

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