Body and Spirit

Life

Ethics must guide medical research, protect human dignity, pope says
Apr 29 2016
Moral and ethical concerns must guide medical research so it will always be at the service of protecting human life and dignity, Pope Francis said.

Lifeblood of the church: Engaging youth at Towson University
Apr 22 2016
When the need to reach out to the massive student body at Towson University was mentioned, Father Matt Buening was moved to stand up.

Planned Parenthood CEO at Georgetown said dismissive of pro-life views
Apr 22 2016
Controversy surrounds the appearance of the head of Planned Parenthood at Jesuit-run Georgetown University April 20.

Symposium offers guidance for healing to medical professionals
Apr 19 2016
Speakers at the 6th Symposium for Catholic Medical Professionals offered encouragement as well as guidance to the 125 health care professionals in attendance.

Catholic Churches of Glen Burnie celebrate seniors
Apr 18 2016
In gratitude, the Catholic Church of Glen Burnie celebrated the contributions of its oldest parishioners with a special Mass and dinner April 17.

Legislative wrap-up: 2016 sees successes in education, justice
Apr 14 2016
The 2016 Legislative Session, which officially ended April 11, was quite fruitful, according to the Maryland Catholic Conference.

Appeals court rules against EWTN, other Catholic entities on mandate
Feb 19 2016
In a 2-1 decision, a three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta upheld the HHS mandate that is part of the federal health care law.

Chicago's bitter cold doesn't stop march against 'culture of death'
Jan 21 2016
Thousands of "pro-life popsicles" braved below-zero wind chills to participate in the 11th annual Chicago March for Life.

St. Agnes Healthcare and University Maryland Medical System enter partnership
Jan 06 2016
The affiliation agreement will allow the two organizations to share resources and create a regional, clinically integrated system of care.

Diocesan-based healing ministry brings church’s mercy after abortion
Nov 17 2015
The upcoming Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis is a particularly appropriate time to raise awareness about Project Rachel.