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Cathedral men’s club creates rosary for today’s husbands, fathers
Oct 11 2016
“We pray that (men) be humble, zealous, loyal and gallant – that they be men like Jesus,” Father DeFusco said.

Rebuilding: Summer camp adds to healing efforts in West Baltimore
Jul 07 2016
Fourteen months after the death of Freddie Gray Jr. and the unrest in its wake, a large portion of the effort to better West Baltimore is coming from the community itself.

Family infuses Knights with new blood
Jun 30 2016
At least one Knights of Columbus council in the Archdiocese of Baltimore is changing the image of the Catholic fraternal organization.

U.S. Supreme Court strikes down regulations on Texas abortion clinics
Jun 27 2016
In a 5-3 vote June 27, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down restrictions on Texas abortion clinics.

Chicago Archdiocese offers 12 weeks paid parental leave starting July 1
May 18 2016
The Archdiocese of Chicago will begin offering 12 weeks of paid parental leave to its staff beginning July 1.

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.

Amen: Forwarding the gift of life
Apr 11 2016
From finding a match to the final surgery, a look at organ donation from the perspective of family.

Archdiocese of Baltimore to hold town hall meetings on families
Apr 08 2016
The archdiocesan office of Marriage and Family Life will host four town hall meetings about families at locations around the archdiocese in April.

First take: Local Catholic leaders in Baltimore archdiocese react to ‘The Joy of Love’
Apr 08 2016
Archbishop Lori said the document is a beautiful, compassionate, realistic celebration of love that contains much that is helpful.

A little bit country: Pope looks at the nitty gritty of family life
Apr 08 2016
In "Amoris Laetitia", Pope Francis' postsynodal apostolic exhortation on the family, there is passion and devotion, but also heartache and sweat.

In 'The Joy of Love,' pope urges sharing truth of family with mercy, helping those struggling
Apr 08 2016
The same mercy and patience essential for building a strong family must be shown to those whose families are in trouble, the pope said.

Pope to release document on the family April 8
Mar 31 2016
The Vatican has set April 8 for the release of “Amoris Laetitia” (“The Joy of Love”), Pope Francis’ reflection on the family and family life.

Road to health leads to Easter Vigil rite for Frederick County family
Mar 24 2016
A child's battle with stage-4 bone cancer with metastasis to her lungs leads family to prayer and the Catholic Church.

Amen: Daddy-daughter time
Mar 08 2016
‘Woof-woofs,’ polkas and prayers offer life lessons for father of 15-month-old girl.

What’s their secret? Even pope notices Edgemere couple’s 73 years of marriage
Feb 16 2016
Nevin and Pear Gintling have been married since 1942.