Voice from Assisi ‘opens door from heaven’ for city schoolchildren
Oct 20 2014
One would think that a Franciscan Friar committed to a vow of poverty would not need a lesson in simplicity.
Beyond the Bell: Seton Keough’s A Cappella Choir
Oct 08 2014
For members of the elite singing group, the practice represented the key to their success.
St. Francis of Assisi Parish holds pet blessing on feast day
Oct 04 2014
In honor of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals, more than a dozen parishes held pet blessings Oct. 4
Pope: Use gifts to benefit church, not create division, envy, annoyance
Oct 01 2014
Everyone has a special gift to offer the whole church, Pope Francis said.
Feeling blue: Three Catholic schools celebrate national recognition
Oct 01 2014
The Blue Ribbon designation is the highest academic honor bestowed upon a school by the U.S. government.
U.S. Department of Education bestows Blue Ribbon status on three Archdiocese of Baltimore schools
Sep 30 2014
The schools will be recognized at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., Nov. 10-11.
Pope: Greed, throwaway culture fuel ‘hidden euthanasia’ of elderly
Sep 29 2014
Pope Francis warned against the abandonment and neglect of the elderly, calling it a “hidden euthanasia."
Gala celebrates education, $140 million in capital campaign
Sep 29 2014
Archbishop William E. Lori announced that the capital campaign, “Embracing Our Mission, Shaping Our Future,” raised $140 million.
Locust Point parish basks in Star-Spangled glow
Sep 15 2014
The 11 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Locust Point drew urban hipsters, tourists and old-timers decked out in red, white and blue.
A photo foray into Baltimore's Star-Spangled Spectacular
Sep 12 2014
In celebration of the 200th anniversary of the writing of the national anthem, Baltimore is holding a Star-Spangled Spectacular.
A swamped boat, Baltimore ‘quirk’ and $700,000: Five things to know about the 2014 Dragon Boat Races
Sep 07 2014
Catholic Charities held its biennial Dragon Boat Races at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Sept. 6.
Parish fights city to guard dignity of Baltimore’s homeless, poor
Sep 05 2014
Father Dick Lawrence doesn’t see homeless people through rose-colored glasses, but he doesn’t close his eyes to them either.
Hispanic Catholics gather for ‘Caravan of Faith’
Aug 31 2014
The gathering began with a prayer service led by Archbishop William E. Lori.
Maryland State Fair in full swing
Aug 29 2014
Fairgoers can indulge in numerous traditional concessions, exhibits, rides and games.
Beyond the Bell: Calvert Hall’s peer ministry ‘makes faith cool’
Aug 28 2014
One Calvert Hall grad points to peer ministry as helping him “come out of his shell.”