'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

This Lent, meat OK’d for St. Patrick’s Day in the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Feb 23 2017
Catholics wishing to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with corned beef may do so this year, even though March 17 falls on a Friday of Lent.

New All Saints couple’s example, service honored at Baltimore archdiocese’s Mother Lange Awards
Feb 13 2017
Renard and Stephanie Baker have seen the richness of their marriage expand beyond their family to their congregation’s youth ministry.

Economy of communion offers second chances, promotes sharing, pope says
Feb 06 2017
One cannot be a Christian if one worships idols, Pope Francis said, and "one of the most powerful idols is money."

Names & Numbers: Catholic Schools Week roundup
Feb 06 2017
This installment of Names & Numbers is dedicated to events of Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 29-Feb. 4.

The Least of These: Church helps fight opioid addiction
Feb 04 2017
Marian House in Baltimore and a substance abuse ministry at St. Margaret Parish offer support for addicts in a time of crisis.

Events

An Evening of Spirituals for Black History Month with soloist, Augustine Mercante
Feb 24 2017 07:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Padded Oysters' & Coddies' Sale, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI, BALTIMORE
Mar 01 2017 01:30 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

Annual Lenten Soup and Bread Meal, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI-BALTIMORE
Mar 10 2017 06:30 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

OYSTER ROAST, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI-BALTIMORE
Mar 19 2017 01:00 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

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

View More

Media

Modern-day Bible Study

Mom's group nourishes women's spiritual life