St. Frances Academy students discuss being young in Baltimore

“Keep praying and keep pushing, and there’ll be better days,” said Myron Turner.

Students in the residential program at St. Frances Academy, including Tevin Towns, in white, bless speaker Danaz Williams before his talk at the final session of a three-night parish revival held at St. Bernardine in West Baltimore April 29. (Karen Osborne | CR Staff)

Three graduation ceremonies in three days for parents of triplets

For John Marbach and Sherry Pressler of Belle Mead, N.J., it will be a wild ride as their triplets graduate from three different universities.

Triplets Megan (from left), John Jr. and Melanie Marbach, will graduate respectively from Fairfield University in Connecticut, Wake Forest University in North Carolina and Loyola University Maryland this May. (Courtesy Fairfield University)

Fellow priests remember Monsignor Collopy for his kind, prayerful heart

Monsignor John C. Collopy was remembered for his immense personal warmth.

Monsignor John C. Collopy

News

God shows his greatness in humility, closeness, pope says
Jul 28 2016
Pope Francis celebrates Mass for World Youth Day pilgrims outside Marian shrine in Czestochowa.

In Krakow, Archbishop Lori stresses ‘charity that evangelizes’
Jul 27 2016
Archbishop talks religious freedom, meets with Baltimore pilgrims at World Youth Day.

With temperatures reaching near 90 degrees by 9 a.m. July 26, Notre Dame Preparatory School rising freshman Maggie McCabe cools off during a summer soccer camp at the school. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)
Summer campers adjust to Baltimore’s sweltering heat
Jul 26 2016
From sports camps to outlets for homeless, Baltimore finds ways to beat the heat.

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Julie Walsh
Aug 25, 2016
On My Mind (Vol. 4)
---1---Here I am trying to get back into this weekly feature I dreamed up when I started the blog. I’ve made myself a nice little template to use every week and I’ve come up with a shiny new image to include in it. Also, school is right around the corner,

Father Collin Poston
Aug 25, 2016
His Father is our Father
In a Gospel passage a few weekends ago at Sunday Mass, we heard the fascinating words of our Lord teaching his disciples how to pray. His first word to them, in the Gospel of Luke is simply "Father."I find it amazing and providential, each summer it seems, that so often

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