Archbishop Lori's Homily: Feast of the Epiphany
Jan 10 2017
Today let us rejoice in the light of Christ and resolve anew to live in the light

God’s human form
Jan 03 2017
For the believer, the Christmas Season is the time after Christmas.

Archbishop Lori's Homily - Feast of Mary, Mother of God
Jan 03 2017
As we pray and work together in the Church, our hearts are indeed changed, and there comes forth words, deeds, decisions, a demeanor that speak of Christ – that speak of the peace, humility, goodness, and charity of the Beatitudes.

Hell for 75 cents
Jan 01 2017
We all know that one who can be trusted in small things is the one who can be trusted in large. Perhaps she who is honest in small sums saves the world’s integrity, piece by piece.

After invective, what do we do?
Dec 29 2016
We play an important role in fostering the kind of country in which we want to live.

Archbishop Lori's Homily - Christmas
Dec 28 2016
Archbishop William E. Lori asks, are we accessible to God?

Our Back Pages: All in the Abingdon family – for 150 years
Dec 22 2016
St. Francis de Sales Parish in Abingdon has its roots in a Christmas Mass 150 years ago.

Christmas and the divine proximity
Dec 22 2016
God is Emmanuel, God-with-us, in the midst of our lives, not outside them.

Respect sick, elderly: Oppose doctor-assisted suicide
Dec 21 2016
I encourage you to advocate for true compassion by opposing any proposals to legalize doctor-assisted suicide in Maryland.

Miracles are all around us
Dec 20 2016
Miracles have been on my mind lately, especially since I spoke with our friend Kate Mahoney about her miracle – documented by the Vatican – that led to the beatification of St. Marianne Cope.

Archbishop Lori's Homily - 4th Sunday of Advent
Dec 19 2016
It is not as if the Lord is no longer seeking us. Usually, it is we who are hiding from the Lord – hiding behind our busyness and the defenses we’ve built to justify our sins.

Allow God to save us
Dec 15 2016
Christmas is not just about a moment when God entered human history, but about God sharing with us his own life.

Why Christmas should bother everybody
Dec 15 2016
The distinctive mark of Jesus’ Lordship is love, compassion, forgiveness, and non-violence – but this is not the stuff of sentimentality and warm feelings. It is a provocation, a challenge, a call to conversion of the most radical kind.

Crowded Christmas Masses
Dec 12 2016
As you arrive at Mass this Christmas, please join me in resolving to give the Newborn Savior a gift: resolve to bring at least one person back to the practice of faith in the coming year.