Vocations

Faith

Among eight accepted into priestly formation program, two from Cameroon
Sep 15 2016
Eight young men, including two from Africa and two who have just graduated from high school, have been accepted into seminary.

CRS staffer recalls Mother Teresa's joy, humility and can-do spirit
Aug 25 2016
“She got love and respect from all people of all faiths,” Sean Callahan said.

Mother Teresa's legacy visible at Baltimore's Gift of Hope
Aug 25 2016
“She always gave you all of her attention if you talked to her – she was fully present," Sister Christea said.

Bishop Steib of Memphis retires; Washington auxiliary named his successor
Aug 23 2016
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop J. Terry Steib of Memphis, Tennessee, and has appointed as his successor Auxiliary Bishop Martin D. Holley of Washington.

​Assembly OKs document marking 50 years of Lutheran-Catholic dialogue
Aug 12 2016
Bishop Denis J. Madden is co-chairman of a task force that has been promoting Catholic-Lutheran dialogue.

Catching up with the 'Woodstock Nun'
Aug 08 2016
A six-second clip of Sister Susanne Bunn of the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart flashing the peace sign at the site of the Woodstock music festival made her a cultural icon.

Father Murray, Jesuit visionary, served varied roles in Baltimore Archdiocese
Jul 29 2016
Baltimore native served as president of Loyola Blakefield and director of communications for archdiocese.

In DNC invocation, priest asks God to keep nation ‘free of hatred, violence’
Jul 28 2016
Jesuit Father William Byron opens Democratic National Convention in his hometown July 27.

Pope issues rules to help contemplative women be beacons for world
Jul 22 2016
Pope issues rule to help contemplative women renew their life and mission in the church and the world.

Mount St. Mary’s seminarian is believed dead after saving woman's life
Jul 11 2016
A seminarian from Mount St. Mary’s Seminary in Emmitsburg is believed to have drowned after saving the life of a woman who fell into the Arkansas River July 9.