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Nearly 100 turn out for peaceful pro-life rally at Planned Parenthood
Jul 28 2015
Nearly 100 people rallied in support of the right to life outside a Baltimore Planned Parenthood.

Sister Marie Charles Grauer remembered as selfless educator
Jul 27 2015
Sister Marie Charles Grauer, a School Sister of Notre Dame who taught girls the finer points of grammar, composition and literature for more than three decades at the Institute of Notre Dame in Baltimore, died July 20 at Villa Assumpta in Baltimore.

Archbishop Lori reflects on religious liberty challenges after Obergefell
Jul 24 2015
The Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage will likely have broad effects across the legal system, said Archbishop Lori.

Clergy assignments announced for July 2015
Jul 23 2015
Among Archbishop William E. Lori's latest appointments is the new pastor for St. Ignatius in Baltimore.

Glen Burnie parishioner answers call of Little Sisters
Jul 23 2015
Angela Conti, 23, plans to enter the Little Sisters of the Poor as a postulant in October. She previously worked at St. Martin's Home for the Aged.

Deacon John Parrish remembered for hands-on style
Jul 22 2015
A funeral Mass for Deacon John Parrish, who ministered at Resurrection of Our Lord in Laurel for 16 years, was offered June 10 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Charlotte, N.C.

Deacon Bee remembered as a ‘walking homily’
Jul 21 2015
Deacon James Edward Bee, who served the parishioners of St. Ann in Baltimore for nearly 30 years, was remembered for his working understanding of the concept of holiness, and the efficacy it brought to his ministry. A funeral Mass will be offered July 25 at St. Ann for Deacon Bee, who died July 17.

When one teaches, two learn at summer camp for homeless kids
Jul 21 2015
Camp St. Vincent helps 96 percent of its campers maintain or increase their reading skills. Sixty-four percent keep or build their math skills.

Archbishop Lori in tune at hometown’s 50th reunion
Jul 20 2015
Faith and humor mark Archbishop William E. Lori's 50th Catholic elementary school reunion in his native Indiana.

Sister Louise Del Carpine, M.P.F., dies at 87
Jul 20 2015
A funeral Mass for Sister Louise Del Carpine, a member of the Religious Teachers Filippini, was offered July 10 at the St. Lucy Chapel at Villa Walsh in Morristown, N.J. Sister Louise, who taught sixth grade at Our Lady of Pompei School in Highlandtown from 1956 to 1957, died July 7.