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Creativity and caring defined NDP senior, not the cancer that took her life
Oct 24 2014
“Consider me well prepared,” Claire Marie Wagonhurst wrote in her college admissions essay.

With midwife use on rise, SJMC adds second seasoned practice to OB-GYN care
Oct 21 2014
Despite a growing trend toward midwife use, it is not well understood by the general public.

Married life is better with NFP, say couples at synod
Oct 10 2014
Catholic couples who ignore church teaching on contraception “don’t know what they are missing,” said a U.S. couple.

Calvert Hall College High School students Andrew Newton ‘16 (left) and Jack Schroeter ‘15 join Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Denis J. Madden at the Oct. 5 Respect Life Mass at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland. (Elisabeth Mueller | Special to the Review) 'It makes sense to do what we do,' says Culture of Life Medal recipient
Oct 06 2014
In his homily, Bishop Madden compared God to an artist.

Wisconsin couple a bit in awe to be invited by pope as synod auditors
Oct 03 2014
Alice and Jeff Heinzen will not only be serving as auditors for the extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family at the Vatican Oct. 5-19, they also will make a presentation before the general assembly.

Details on 2015 World Meeting of Families emerge as countdown begins
Sep 27 2014
Sept. 22 marked exactly one year before the start of the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.

Raising awareness: Notre Dame’s new president aids archdiocesan response to domestic violence
Sep 27 2014
“Education is power, and education is knowledge,” said Melissa Lees, who volunteers with TurnAround.

Archdiocese of Baltimore pet blessings 2014
Sep 25 2014
In celebration of St. Francis of Assisi’s feast day Oct. 4, the following parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore are holding pet blessings.

Parish date night part of ‘intentional support’ marriages need, leaders say
Sep 24 2014
Jason and Joanne Doctor’s conversations usually default to their children, schedules or finances.

Frequently asked questions about the extraordinary synod of bishops
Sep 23 2014
Find out answers to questions such as, "What is a synod?"

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.

Archdiocese celebrates 225th anniversary with contemporary Christian concert
Sep 22 2014
Some 1,000 Catholics gathered Sept. 21 for a concert by two-time Grammy-nominated Catholic musician Matt Maher.

Despite 50 years of ‘War on Poverty,’ prosperity for many seems elusive
Sep 21 2014
According to the Census Bureau’s new statistics, released Sept. 16, poverty in the United States is down, but only slightly.

With binge drinking on rise, colleges take steps to address its dangers
Sep 19 2014
Data released by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that more than 80 percent of college students consume alcohol.

Church upbringing credited for siblings’ achievement, bond
Sep 19 2014
It’s not unusual for the bond between brothers and sisters to be strong.