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Cardinal Keeler entombed in basilica undercroft
Mar 28 2017
“There’s no more appropriate place for the cardinal to be buried than this place he truly, truly loved with all his heart,” said Father Gilbert Seitz.

As in his life, all welcomed at Cardinal Keeler’s funeral Mass
Mar 28 2017
Mourners from near and far, and all walks of life and various creeds, filled the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland March 28 for the funeral Mass of Cardinal Keeler.

Cardinal Keeler lightened load for pallbearers, other priests
Mar 28 2017
Several pallbearers talked about the genuine care and concern Cardinal Keeler showed for the priests of the archdiocese.

Cardinal Keeler remembered: 'There goes a prince'
Mar 28 2017
Father Michael White remembered Cardinal Keeler as a "tornado" of nonstop work who considered it the "highest form of asceticism" to never waste a moment.

Cardinal Keeler’s body received at Baltimore Basilica
Mar 27 2017
Ten pallbearers carried the casket up the steps of the U.S.’s first cathedral, which Cardinal Keeler had restored to the vision of its architect, Benjamin Henry Latrobe

Former Baltimore mayor remembers Cardinal Keeler as ‘special human being’
Mar 27 2017
Schmoke said the key to Cardinal Keeler’s effectiveness as a leader was his ability to listen.

Health care bill diagnosis: never had input from those who care for sick
Mar 24 2017
Sister Carol Keehan described the bill as a "disgrace, a pro-life disaster, a huge step back, catastrophic for Catholic social teaching."

Archbishop Lori praises ‘solid foundations’ left by Cardinal Keeler
Mar 23 2017
“In many ways, it makes my job easier, because he left such solid foundations,” Archbishop Lori said.

Arrangements announced for Cardinal William H. Keeler
Mar 23 2017
The Archdiocese of Baltimore has announced the funeral arrangements for Cardinal William H. Keeler, 14th Archbishop of Baltimore.

‘Light of hope’: Cardinal Keeler, basilica restorer, interfaith leader, dies at 86
Mar 23 2017
Cardinal William H. Keeler, 14th archbishop of Baltimore and international leader in Catholic-Jewish relations, died March 23.