St. Clement I, Lansdowne, parishioner stabbed to death in his home

Willard Dimitri Rykowski, a longtime parishioner of St. Clement I in Lansdowne, was found stabbed to death in his Halethorpe home.

Willard Dimitri Rykowski

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With the bell tower of the Basilica of St. Francis in the background, Kathy Mattingly (right) and her sister-in-law, Connie Mattingly, pause for a break outside the Basilica of St. Clare in Assisi, Italy, April 23. (Paul McMullen | CR Staff)

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St. Clement I, Lansdowne, parishioner stabbed to death in his home
Apr 23 2014
Willard Dimitri Rykowski, a longtime parishioner of St. Clement I in Lansdowne, was found stabbed to death in his Halethorpe home.

Our Lady of the Mountains parishioner feels at home in Italy, with religious men and women
Apr 23 2014
Kathy Mattingly, who taught for 36 years at Catholic schools in Allegany County, is enjoying her journey to Italy for the canonizations.

The risen Jesus, not money or power, is the source of life, pope says
Apr 23 2014
Too often people are fixated on material things, money, power or status, Pope Francis said.

Sudan: 'The place where God weeps'
Apr 23 2014
South Sudan's civil war has taken a brutal turn, despite appeals from the country's church leaders to stop the violence.

Father Gerald Hynes, C.P., dies
Apr 22 2014
Baltimore native Passionist Father Gerald Hynes died April 16. He was 90.

Environmental groups hope steep stormwater fees compel parishes to go green
Apr 22 2014
Baltimore City and some Baltimore County Catholic parishes are eligible to participate in a new green initiative to reduce stormwater runoff.