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More than 1,000 youths gather in Emmitsburg for Mount 2000
Feb 08 2016
“I’ve never seen anything move such a large group of people," Sydney Campbell, a 17-year-old parishioner of St. Louis, Clarksville, said.

'Simple, not silly': Children's questions become book by Pope Francis
Feb 07 2016
"What did God do before the world was made?" one child asked. "Do bad people have a guardian angel, too?" asked another.

Antonio Liburd is among the seventh-graders at Ss. James and John School in Baltimore, where the January 2015 death of a classmate elicited help from the Archdiocese of Baltimore Department of Catholic Schools. (Jennifer Fulginiti/Special to the Review) In worst of times, archdiocesan crisis team there to help
Feb 07 2016
Ss. James and John welcomed help from the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s crisis team after a murder-suicide impacted school family.

Pledging their kindness
Feb 05 2016
Kindness is spreading in schools throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore, thanks to Annabelle Arnold, a senior at The Seton Keough High School in Baltimore, and a powerful movie.

Coffee & Doughnuts with Father Brian Linnane
Feb 05 2016
Father Brian Linnane, president of Loyola University Maryland in Baltimore, visits with the Catholic Review.

Survey of tuition, fees displays value of Catholic high schools
Feb 04 2016
The Catholic Review provides information on the costs of area Catholic and private high schools.

Knott grants change students’ lives
Feb 03 2016
Since its founding in 1977, the Knott Foundation has awarded $55 million in grants. Most went to education – and most go to Catholic schools.

Modern Methods: Westminster school marks 150th anniversary, embraces future
Feb 03 2016
As the only Catholic school in Carroll County marks its 150th anniversary, times have changed.

Vows of chastity, poverty and obedience open world of possibilities for those in consecrated life
Feb 02 2016
During a Mass at the Baltimore Basilica, Archbishop William E. Lori honored women and men religious marking special jubilees.

Clergy assignments announced for February 2016
Feb 02 2016
A priest's retirement, a new pastor and a new temporary administrator are among the clergy assignments announced by Archbishop Lori.