‘United by our common desire’ Archbishop Lori, interfaith leaders pray for peace in Iraq
Aug 25 2014
UPDATED with collection amounts - Archbishop William E. Lori joined with Christian, Jewish and Muslim religious leaders Aug. 24 to pray for peace in Iraq.
1,600 educators gather for Catholic Schools Convocation
Aug 22 2014
More than 1,600 Catholic school educators crammed the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland Aug. 22.
Pope calls on Catholics to dialogue with China, other Asian societies
Aug 17 2014
Pope Francis started the day by baptizing a Korean man, Lee Hojin, in a brief ceremony.
‘Right man for the right place': Bishop Rozanski installed as ninth bishop of Springfield
Aug 12 2014
Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski was installed as the ninth spiritual shepherd of the Diocese of Springfield, Mass.
Pope’s appeal for peace in Iraq: ‘Stop these crimes’
Aug 11 2014
Pope Francis condemned the actions of Islamic State militants in Iraq.
With no pope in residence, Vatican opens gardens of summer villa
Aug 10 2014
The papal property at Castel Gandolfo extends over 135 acres.
Pope urges young people to use their freedom to share love, faith
Aug 06 2014
Pope Francis met with 50,000 altar servers, encouraging them to make time to pray each day.
Beauty beneath the grime: Basilica’s Stations of the Cross undergo restoration
Jul 31 2014
Gently wielding a thin bamboo skewer tipped with a bit of rolled cotton, Nancy R. Pollak gingerly dabbed the painting of Jesus.
City parishes use Dragon Boat Races to forge bonds, help Charities
Jul 30 2014
On Saturdays at 9 a.m., a group of Baltimore City Catholics climbs into a Chinese-style Dragon Boat and eases into the harbor.
Loyola Blakefield Players performing ‘Godspell’ in Scotland
Jul 26 2014
The thespians will travel more than 3,000 miles to perform “Godspell” at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, held Aug. 1-25.
Advocates urge actions to protect migrant children crossing the border
Jul 15 2014
A July 10 petition calls for a humanitarian approach to the surge of migrants from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala
Camp Glow elicits joy
Jul 15 2014
Laura Piatania isn’t spending her summer vacation at the beach or traveling to an exotic destination.
‘A walk down memory lane’ : Archdiocese of Baltimore bids farewell to Bishop Rozanski
Jul 14 2014
Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski was greeted by a sea of familiar faces as he processed up the long aisle of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.
Leap of Faith: St. Clare dance camp nurtures body and soul
Jul 12 2014
One by one, girls as young as 5 sprinted onto the dance floor at St. Clare in Essex.
Franciscan Monastery in Washington, D.C., offers oasis of peace, glimpse of Holy Land
Jul 11 2014
A Holy Land Festival will be held at the monastery July 12.