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

Annunciation parishioner honored for extraordinary generosity, Eagle of the Cross honorees named
Jul 01 2015
Twenty youths were selected from Archdiocese of Baltimore parishes and high schools to receive the Eagle of the Cross award.

Community service leads three Maryvale grads to medical ambitions
Jun 15 2015
Three young women who graduated June 5 from Maryvale Preparatory School, have much more in common than their affinity for running.

Pope offers 'Stone Age' tips to youth for living the digital world well
Jun 08 2015
Whether you still stick to books or magazines or get everything online, Pope Francis said all media should encourage and edify - not enslave.

Commentary

Rita Buettner
Jul 04, 2015
O beautiful for tourists’ feet: getting lost, seeing a presidential motorcade, gawking at food prices, and taking in history on a trip to Washington, D.C.
We live so close to Washington, D.C., that it’s a little embarrassing that we’ve never really taken our children there. So, when my father, sister, and her four children decided to make a day trip to D.C. on Thursday, our boys and I made a spur-of-the-moment decision to tag along.Independence

Patti Murphy Dohn
Jul 02, 2015
Among summer's simple pleasures: Watching the full moon rise over the beach
The pace of life gets slower and sweeter each year during the summer season. People seem to smile more, children's laughter is in the air, and the pace of life seems easier to handle.My favorite part of summer has always been the simple pleasures...Fresh fruit and vegetables, beautiful flowers in

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Healing Garden at Stella Maris

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