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Faith

St. Matthew broaches topic of ‘coming out’ for parents, gay Catholics
Oct 24 2014
“Coming out is a journey for the whole family,” a Catholic mother of a gay son said Oct. 12.

Spiritual milestone: Parishioners make one million rosaries for members of the military
Oct 19 2014
What started out as the ministry of a handful of volunteers at St. Mary in Annapolis has grown into an international phenomenon.

New Cumberland memorial, annual service, honors babies who died
Oct 17 2014
Luann Hunsecker was 8-years-old when her mother was pregnant with twins.

St. Francis of Assisi Parish holds pet blessing on feast day
Oct 04 2014
In honor of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals, more than a dozen parishes held pet blessings Oct. 4

With no bishop, Seton Vicariate work continues with collaboration
Oct 04 2014
In Bishop Rozanski's absence, Monsignor James Hannon is filling the void.

Parish Milestones: St. Michael the Archangel, 100 years
Oct 03 2014
St. Michael the Archangel in Overlea is a century old this year.

‘Absolutely striking’: St. Margaret completes church renovations
Sep 26 2014
A new crucifix is the centerpiece of a recently completed $1.4 million renovation of the Harford County church.

Archdiocese of Baltimore pet blessings 2014
Sep 25 2014
In celebration of St. Francis of Assisi’s feast day Oct. 4, the following parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore are holding pet blessings.

Audit leads to resignation of Havre de Grace pastor
Sep 24 2014
After a monthslong forensic audit of St. Patrick Parish in Havre de Grace revealed a lack of fiscal controls and good stewardship of parish finances.

Parish date night part of ‘intentional support’ marriages need, leaders say
Sep 24 2014
Jason and Joanne Doctor’s conversations usually default to their children, schedules or finances.