Pope leads 11,000 pilgrims praying rosary for quake victims
Aug 24 2016
Smaller quakes – at least two of which registered more than 5.0 – continued for several hours after the main quake.
Abingdon ‘Shadow Players’ share theatrical gifts with parish
Aug 11 2016
The St. Frances de Sales Parish “Shadow Players” perform traditional plays as well as original faith-based stories for theier Harford County community.
Fullerton parish school gets an ‘A’ in handwriting
May 25 2016
Zaner-Bloser, an Ohio-based publisher of educational programs, honored St. Joseph School kindergartener Caitlin Cahutay as a grand national champion in handwriting.
Archbishop Lori ordains permanent deacon, transitional deacon
May 23 2016
Archbishop Lori ordained Deacon Scott Rose as a permanent deacon and Deacon Kevin Ewing as a transitional deacon.
Mercy students mark anniversary of unrest with silent demonstration of peace and justice
Apr 27 2016
“Our Mercy girls take what they’ve learned here, and they’re taking it out and building a better world,” Mary Beth Lennon said.
Interfaith prayer service calls for change on anniversary of Baltimore riots
Apr 26 2016
Religious leaders from many faiths gathered April 25 in Baltimore because they have heard the cries of the people, and wish to respond.
Baltimore sixth-graders expand learning, leadership on banks of Chesapeake
Mar 30 2016
“What struck me most was watching our kids push themselves, physically and emotionally,” said Marie Snyder of St. Casimir School.
Essex parish celebrates renovated worship space
Mar 28 2016
St. Clare renovated its worship space with hands-on help from parishioners.
Message of Our Lady of Guadalupe spreads in Westminster, 484 years later
Dec 14 2015
Parishioners at St. John in Westminster pulled out all the stops to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Serra's legacy complicated by practices, conflicts of his time
Aug 08 2015
People with ties to the California mission system see the canonization of its founder as a moment for reflection.
British composer’s music chosen for official Year of Mercy hymn
Aug 08 2015
Paul Inwood and 89 other composers around the world had two months to submit their compositions of the music for the official hymn of Year of Mercy. Inwood's composition was selected.
Returning to South America, pope says countries owe debt to their poor
Jul 06 2015
Pope Francis began a visit to Ecuador July 5 by saying countries owe debt to their poor.
Pope offers 'Stone Age' tips to youth for living the digital world well
Jun 08 2015
Whether you still stick to books or magazines or get everything online, Pope Francis said all media should encourage and edify - not enslave.
Blessed Romero 'another brilliant star' belonging to church of Americas
May 23 2015
The Catholic Church beatified slain Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador May 23.
Mass celebrates a lesser-known aspect of Scouting
May 18 2015
American Heritage Girls, Girls Scouts and Boy Scouts from across the archdiocese gathered May 17 for the annual Scout Mass.