'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

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

Archbishop Lori begins Fortnight for Freedom with Gospel connection

The fourth annual Fortnight for Freedom began June 21 in Baltimore.

Archbishop William E. Lori began the fourth annual Fortnight for Freedom June 21 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Baltimore, where he was joined by, from left, Arlington, Va., Bishop Paul S. Loverde; Cardinal Edwin F. O’Brien, archbishop emeritus of Baltimore; and Baltimore auxiliary Bishop Denis J. Madden.
(COURTESY RICHARD LIPPENHOLZ | ARCHDIOCESE OF BALTIMORE)

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Filipino community celebrates saints, faith and culture
Sep 26 2016
The sixth annual Archdiocese of Baltimore Filipino Saints Fiesta Celebration at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen wove together culture and faith.

Thriving Harford parish marks 225th anniversary in 18th-century style
Sep 26 2016
Worshippers, some in 18th century garb, packed St. Ignatius Church Sept. 25 to open the 225th anniversary year of the Hickory parish.

Fight hatred with love, respect for others, pope tells Nice survivors
Sep 26 2016
Survivors and family members of the victims of the July terrorist attacks in Nice met Pope Francis during a special audience at the Vatican.

Christians aren't greater than God, must forgive as he does, pope says
Sep 21 2016
God wants people to be merciful, which means forgiving others and giving freely with love, Pope Francis said.

Pope, Christian leaders pray for peace, victims of war
Sep 20 2016
Jesus' cry of thirst on the cross is heard today in the cries of innocent victims of war in the world, Pope Francis said.

Events

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore - PET BLESSING
Oct 01 2016 10:00 AM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

Seton High School Class of '71 Reunion
Oct 01 2016 04:00 PM
1300 Edmondson Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore - OKTOBERFEST
Oct 01 2016 06:00 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore - Free String Quartet Concert
Oct 02 2016 04:00 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore - Day Bus Trip
Oct 07 2016 07:45 AM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible
Oct 08 2016 09:00 AM
740 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

CMA 85th Annual Education Conference
Oct 13 2016 12:00 AM
2500 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC 20008

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