Life News


Lederer, Internet inspiration, dies of cancer at 20
Mar 12 2014
UPDATED Zachary Lederer, whose courage in the face of cancer inspired admirers from his Howard County parish to the college basketball world, died at age 20 March 11.

Adoption’s ‘beautiful possibility’ focus of annual life march
Mar 11 2014
Adoption was at the heart of the message shared by the rally’s keynote speaker, Ryan Bomberger.

Severna Park author’s book promotes motherhood, life
Mar 08 2014
After giving birth to her daughter, 23-year-old Jillian Amodio said "a part of me just awakened."

‘Zaching’ continues to inspire, while founder in hospice care
Jan 28 2014
“Zaching” has become an icon for the fight against cancer.

Young adults at helm of the fight for life
Jan 22 2014
The bitter cold, wind and snow did not deter Andrew Guernsey from attending the annual National March for Life.

Official’s calls to remove pro-life march banners seen as censorship
Jan 16 2014
Calls to remove signs promoting the Jan. 25 pro-life march in San Francisco are ridiculous said a leader of the event.

Catholics in the Archdiocese of Baltimore to march for life
Jan 15 2014
Deacon Richard “Monti” Montalto began debating abortion more than 50 years ago, as a 21-year-old student at Boston College.

Mount St. Joseph graduate saves lives through organ donation
Nov 30 2013
Christopher Gregory's decision to be an organ donor touched the lives of dozens of people.

Angel of Consolation garden offers hope to those who have endured loss
Nov 02 2013
St. Ignatius parishioners are hopeful of the comfort and solace a new memorial garden will offer.

Flu facts and information from the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
Oct 19 2013
Flu season is here and the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center has provided this fact sheet on influenza.

Denise Douglas and Deacon Francis Zeiler were honored with the Culture of Life Medal of Honor, presented Oct. 6 during the annual Respect Life Mass celebrated by Archbishop William E. Lori at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland. (George P. Matysek Jr. | CR Staff) Leaders honored for post-abortion outreach
Oct 07 2013
Deacon Zeiler was honored at the annual Respect Life Mass for his many years of pro-life work, along with Denise Douglas.

Cord blood donation is free and easy, but still a challenge for Mercy, St. Agnes
Sep 30 2013
Mercy Medical Center and St. Agnes Hospital are trying to boost the number of patients who donate their newborns’ umbilical cord blood.

October is Respect Life Month
Sep 27 2013
See what events are happening around you.

35-mile walk to raise pro-life awareness
Sep 23 2013
UPDATE: EVENT POSTPONED Forty years after the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision legalized abortion throughout the country, hundreds of pilgrims are expected to walk in support of life.

Young men hold dance to raise funds for pregnancy center
Aug 21 2013
St. John, Westminster, parishioners Alex Belk and John Richards were pretty jazzed about the results of a dance fundraiser they held to collect funds for Tender Care Pregnancy Centers.