Five priests share their advice for slowing down in Advent
Dec 06 2013
The Christmas season is referred to in song as the most wonderful time of the year.
'Tis the season for giving: Check out these parish gift shops
Dec 04 2013
Skip the crowded shopping malls this holiday season and visit parish gift shops instead.
A Catholic Thanksgiving prayer
Nov 28 2013
This prayer is by Jesuit Father James Martin, author of "The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything."
Commentary: Straw for the manger
Nov 26 2013
What if you were responsible for how soft a bed the baby Jesus had when he arrived on Christmas night?
Where are they buried?
Oct 31 2013
In anticipation of All Souls’ Day, Nov. 2, the Catholic Review takes a walk through some of the area cemeteries and places of worship.
Polish archbishop: Halloween festivities violate church teaching
Oct 30 2013
A Polish archbishop has cautioned that Halloween celebrations violate church teaching and urged Catholics not to take part “even in playful form.”
Minimum wage too little to live on, bishops, workers say
Sep 02 2013
Kali Radke, unable to find full-time work, struggles to support herself and her daughter on minimum wage. Stories such as Radke’s demonstrate an economic injustice.
Bishop says joblessness, exploitation denying millions 'honor, respect'
Sep 02 2013
Millions of workers are being denied the honor and respect they deserve because of a lack of jobs, underemployment, low wages and exploitation, according to Bishop Stephen E. Blaire.
Nigerian priest serving in Baltimore shares the story of his mother – his inspiration
May 12 2013
Father Godswill Agbagwa is very much aware of the importance of a mother.
On Easter, Archbishop urges Catholics to put the risen Christ at center of their lives
Mar 31 2013
Archbishop William E. Lori celebrated his first Easter Sunday Mass as Archbishop of Baltimore March 31.
At Easter pope calls Christians to be channels of mercy, justice, peace
Mar 31 2013
With Jesus’ resurrection “love has triumphed, Pope Francis said in his Easter message.
‘Oilers’ prepare for chrism Mass
Mar 22 2013
The Cathedral of Mary Our Queen has a unique ministry that centers around the Chrism Mass oil.
Make room for God, pray for peace, pope says in Christmas services
Dec 26 2012
Pope Benedict XVI urged people to think seriously about their faith at Christmas.
Parishes, schools, organizations spread goodwill, good news
Dec 25 2012
See more than 10 examples of parishes, schools and organizations giving back this holiday season.
St. Benedict parishioners spread Christmas cheer, help those in need
Dec 19 2012
A line wrapped around the corner and extended down the street from St. Benedict in Baltimore Dec. 16 as people waited to enter the parish.