'Sing once, pray twice': In Philadelphia, St. Joseph Hispanic community enjoys the journey

Some Maryland Catholics who went to the papal Mass Sept. 27 couldn't get through security, but they soaked up the experience just the same.

Erik Zygmont | CR Staff
Even though she did not make it to the security gates, high school senior Katherine Martinez felt that she "was there" during Pope Francis

The Catholic Review organizes a pilgrimage to the Papal Mass in Philadelphia

Join CR Media and the Archdiocese of Baltimore as we venture to Philadelphia to take part in the celebration of the Papal Mass. Updated Departure Information

All pilgrims traveling with the archdiocesan group, coordinated by Catholic Review Media, will receive a special rosary created for the event; a commemorative hat, bottled water and other services. 
(CR File)

Bus pilgrimage tickets for papal Mass on sale June 29

Tickets for the one-day bus pilgrimage from Baltimore to the papal Mass in Philadelphia will go on sale online June 29, at 10 a.m.

Pilgrims who join the Catholic Review will recieve a commemorative hat and rosary in honor of Pope Francis


Knights of Columbus sponsors CRS to help educate Middle Eastern refugees
Nov 18 2015
The Knights of Columbus donated $500,000 to Catholic Relief Services (CRS) to support the Jordanian Catholic Church’s schooling of Syrian and Iraqi refugees.

Accepting invite from Rome’s Jewish community, pope to visit synagogue
Nov 17 2015
Pope Francis will visit Rome’s synagogue and meet with the city’s Jewish community Jan. 17.

Diocesan-based healing ministry brings church’s mercy after abortion
Nov 17 2015
The upcoming Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis is a particularly appropriate time to raise awareness about Project Rachel.

High court's ruling prompts bishops' pastoral plan for family, marriage
Nov 17 2015
Moving forward in response to the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage, U.S. bishops are planning to develop a pastoral plan for marriage and family life.

Keep your eyes on what is eternal, pope says at Mass
Nov 13 2015
At Mass on Nov. 13, Pope Francis reminded Catholics that the source of all beauty and the final destiny of all things lie in God.


Christmas Village
Nov 26 2015 11:00 AM
501 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21230

St. Thomas Aquinas Annual Christmas Bazaar
Dec 04 2015 03:00 PM
3710 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211

Our Lady of Victory School - Breakfast with Santa
Dec 05 2015 08:00 AM
4416 Wilkens Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21229

St Mark, Fallston - Winter Wonders Festival
Dec 05 2015 09:00 AM
2407 Laurel Brook Rd
Fallston, MD 21047

St. Joseph Catholic Church Christmas Craft Fair
Dec 05 2015 09:00 AM
1283 Odenton Rd.
Odenton, MD 21113

St. Joseph Catholic Church Christmas Craft Fair
Dec 05 2015 09:00 AM
1283 Odenton Rd.
Odenton, MD 21113

The Year of Mercy: Advent Morning of Recollection
Dec 05 2015 09:00 AM
5200 N. Charles St.
Parish Center
Baltimore, MD 21210

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