Beyond the Bell: NDP’s ‘Ukuladies’ strum a happy tune

The tiny ukulele is having a mighty impact amid the spirit of the 780 students enrolled at Notre Dame Preparatory School.

Notre Dame Preparatory School sophomore Cailyn Walter demonstrates how to play the ukulele. (Olivia Obineme | Special to the Review)

Catholic schools: New purposes for old spaces

Throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore, schools are finding new purposes for old space.

Madison Paradela, Biamungu Nkere, Christian Smith, Seamus Smith and Carlos Acosta use new Tablets at St. Agnes School in Catonsville, where a portion of a large multi-purpose room has been stocked with new technology. (Isabella Adamiak | Special to the Review)

Philippine students inspired by pope’s words about emotions, feelings

Young people drew inspiration from an encounter with Pope Francis at the University of Santo Tomas.

Pope Francis meets young people at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines, Jan. 18. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)


After heart attack, pastor not afraid of dying
Feb 23 2015
Father James Kiesel, pastor of St. Joseph in Odenton, never expected to have a heart attack.

Schools Roundup: Learning how to save lives, give thanks and help the needy
Feb 20 2015
St. John the Evangelist School in Hydes, Maryvale Preparatory, Mother Seton School and Resurrection-St. Paul School are in this week's news.

God wants you to find real love - lifelong love - pope tells youths
Feb 17 2015
Christianity is not a set of prohibitions, but a “project for life," the pope says.


Rita Buettner
Feb 26, 2015
7 Quick Takes Friday: Meatless Friday recipe, Lenten fasting, living room redesign, still more Chinese New Year celebrating, snow day excitement (or not), and more
~1~What are you doing for dinner tonight? We’re headed to a soup dinner at our church. I’m not sure this counts as a Lenten sacrifice since it means a night off of cooking for me, but we have two very enthusiastic soup fans in our family, so we are set.Because


Healing Garden at Stella Maris

The Healing Garden in Timonium offers a sacred space. 


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