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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.

Archbishop Lori announces clergy assignments in September 2014
Sep 30 2014
Archbishop William E. Lori announced the following clergy assignments.

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.

Raising awareness: Notre Dame’s new president aids archdiocesan response to domestic violence
Sep 27 2014
“Education is power, and education is knowledge,” said Melissa Lees, who volunteers with TurnAround.

‘Absolutely striking’: St. Margaret completes church renovations
Sep 26 2014
A new crucifix is the centerpiece of a recently completed $1.4 million renovation of the Harford County church.

Archdiocese of Baltimore pet blessings 2014
Sep 25 2014
In celebration of St. Francis of Assisi’s feast day Oct. 4, the following parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore are holding pet blessings.

Deacon Keenan, longtime St. Ursula minister, remembered as ‘people oriented’
Sep 24 2014
Deacon Robert “Bob” G. Keenan Sr., a longtime deacon at St. Ursula in Parkville and a retired public school teacher, died Sept. 23.

Audit leads to resignation of Havre de Grace pastor
Sep 24 2014
After a monthslong forensic audit of St. Patrick Parish in Havre de Grace revealed a lack of fiscal controls and good stewardship of parish finances.

Parish date night part of ‘intentional support’ marriages need, leaders say
Sep 24 2014
Jason and Joanne Doctor’s conversations usually default to their children, schedules or finances.

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.