Family Life


Longtime St. Francis de Sales deacon, wife to leave Archdiocese of Baltimore
Jul 05 2014
Wherever Deacon Richard J. Stine goes, his wife, Blanche, isn’t far behind.

Proud to be an American
Jul 04 2014
This Independence Day, five people from around the Archdiocese of Baltimore share what makes them most proud to be an American.

St. Pius X youth among those honored at Eagle of the Cross ceremony
Jun 28 2014
It wasn’t until Mariellen Kemp attended a public high school that she recognized how important her Catholic faith was to her

‘We had to do something’: Westminster parish launches 12-step program after parishioner overdoses
Jun 26 2014
Mondays at 6:30 p.m., Monsignor James P. Farmer can be found at St. John Catholic Church’s parish center, welcoming addicts.

Bishop Rozanski's parents nurtured his faith
Jun 22 2014
Alfred and Jean Rozanski, parents of Bishop Rozanski, say their son always wanted to be a parish priest.

Mothers reflect on sons' vocations to the priesthood
Jun 21 2014
Mothers of soon-to-be priests reflect on their sons' call to the priesthood.

Best advice from fathers
Jun 15 2014
"Loose lips sink ships" and other advice members of the Archdiocese of Baltimore received from fathers.

Catholic agencies part of Baltimore Head Start expansion
Jun 13 2014
Catholic Charities and St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore are among Baltimore agencies expanding Head Start programs as part of a citywide initiative.

MCC fights to ensure safety-net programs receive funding
Jun 05 2014
This article focuses on the MCC issue of poverty.

Cancer-free Baltimore priest humbled by support of parishioners
May 24 2014
In less than four years, Father John A. Williamson, an Archdiocese of Baltimore priest, has twice been told he has cancer.

A doctor, a priest and a pro-life advocate talk about 'Sex, the Pill and Your Health'
May 22 2014
At St. John Neumann in Annapolis, panelists weigh in on topic that some may find 'confusing.'

'Inspiring' priest who is deaf leads inaugural pilgrimage in Archdiocese of Baltimore
May 19 2014
A first-of-its-kind pilgrimage for Catholics who are deaf was held May 17 in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

How children prepare for first Communion
May 18 2014
Preparing children for their first Communion means relating on their level.

First Communion gift ideas
May 14 2014
A child’s first Communion is one of the highlights of his or her spiritual life. Choosing a meaningful gift for such an important occasion can be a challenge, but there are many options.

Annapolis mom of 13 makes Catholic faith the focus of her busy home
May 11 2014
“I do the same as everybody else does, just a little bit more of it,” said St. Mary, Annapolis, parishioner Eileen Berzins.