Parish News


Nationally recognized formation program doesn’t take a vacation
Jul 19 2014
“It really brings something else, another set of tools, when you’re doing your planning or discussion.” - Monica Souza

Father Esposito celebrates 50 years as a priest, all at Our Lady of Pompei
Jul 18 2014
Father Luigi Esposito did not initially aspire to be a priest.

Leap of Faith: St. Clare dance camp nurtures body and soul
Jul 12 2014
One by one, girls as young as 5 sprinted onto the dance floor at St. Clare in Essex.

Gratitude motivates liver recipient to compete in national Transplant Games
Jul 10 2014
Daniel Nisonger, 32, is among 32 competitors representing Maryland in the Transplant Games of America

Our Daily Bread Employment Center volunteer uses birthday party as fundraiser
Jul 09 2014
Liz Turnbaugh’s volunteerism can be traced to her childhood.

Archbishop Lori announces clergy assignments for July 2014
Jul 03 2014
See where the newly ordained priests are assigned.

‘Freedom to serve’ gets to heart of matter for Catholics’ everyday charity
Jul 02 2014
St. Clare's ministry of feeding those who are hungry exemplifies the theme of this year’s Fortnight for Freedom, the “freedom to serve.”

St. Pius X youth among those honored at Eagle of the Cross ceremony
Jun 28 2014
It wasn’t until Mariellen Kemp attended a public high school that she recognized how important her Catholic faith was to her

Virginia parish donates enough money to build a Haitian village
Jun 26 2014
The Church of the Nativity in Burke, Virginia, has donated enough money to Food for the Poor to build a village in Haiti.

‘We had to do something’: Westminster parish launches 12-step program after parishioner overdoses
Jun 26 2014
Mondays at 6:30 p.m., Monsignor James P. Farmer can be found at St. John Catholic Church’s parish center, welcoming addicts.