Physician-assisted suicide sees first major public debate of 2016

Two House of Delegates committees heard testimony on both sides of the assisted suicide debate Feb. 19.




Beth Puleo, a graduate of Mount St. Mary

Legacies abound at St. Joseph in Fullerton

Eighth-graders at St. Joseph in Fullerton are set to follow trails blazed by parents.

St. Joseph, Fullerton eighth-graders (l-r from top) Eleni Kataxenos, Ashley Jensen, Michael Berg, Jack Davis, Carmen Pusateri and Amanda Rogers have all been accepted at the same Catholic high schools their parents attended. (Karen Osborne | Catholic Review Staff)

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)

News

Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe ruling who later became pro-life, dies
Feb 21 2017
Norma McCorvey, the plaintiff “Jane Roe” in the Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion virtually on demand, died Feb. 18 at an assisted-living facility in Katy. She was 69.

Maryland legislators hear wrenching testimony on physician-assisted suicide
Feb 17 2017
The hearing lasted seven hours, with proponents and opponents trading emotional testimonies.

Archbishop Lori writes letter to priests on 'Amoris Laetitia'
Feb 14 2017
The family should be the lens through which every parish or pastorate considers its mission priorities, Archbishop Lori said.

Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop Lori urge Congress to pass conscience protections for health care providers
Feb 11 2017
"The Conscience Protection Act will address the deficiencies that block effective enforcement of existing laws," Cardinal Dolan and Archbishop Lori said.

Events

Movie Showing Fundraiser - Ignatius of Loyola 3rd Showing
Feb 21 2017 07:00 PM
Horizon Cinemas - Marley Station Mall
7900 Ritchie Hwy
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

An Evening of Spirituals for Black History Month with soloist, Augustine Mercante
Feb 24 2017 07:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Padded Oysters' & Coddies' Sale, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI, BALTIMORE
Mar 01 2017 01:30 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

Annual Lenten Soup and Bread Meal, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI-BALTIMORE
Mar 10 2017 06:30 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

OYSTER ROAST, ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI-BALTIMORE
Mar 19 2017 01:00 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

IVC Maryland Day Celebration
Mar 26 2017 02:00 PM
St. Mary's Spiritual Center
600 N. Paca Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Solemn Vespers and Benediction for Lent, Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church
Mar 26 2017 03:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

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