Parish News


Frederick faithful lay down burdens on 'Walk-In Wednesdays'
Jul 27 2016
St. John the Evangelist invites faithful and passers-by to come in and engage with staff; while waiting, staff pray for parishioners' intentions.

Father Alphonse Rose was a pastor in Bel Air, and rector of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen. (CR File) Father Rose, Baltimore native, remembered as ‘great man,’ priest
Jul 26 2016
A priest for 60 years, Father Rose is remembered for his bravery, compassion, intellect and service.

Pokemon GO craze catches local churches by surprise
Jul 18 2016
Father Murphy said it was important to seize any opportunities God gives for evangelization.

‘You’re leaving?’ Archdiocesan officials offer perspective on clergy re-assignments
Jul 01 2016
The June announcement that 12 parishes are getting new pastors and another five receiving administrators means saying goodbye to old pastors.

Family infuses Knights with new blood
Jun 30 2016
At least one Knights of Columbus council in the Archdiocese of Baltimore is changing the image of the Catholic fraternal organization.

Special needs ministries, blessings all around
Jun 28 2016
Lisa McGann believes that people with “different abilities” do not need charity as much as they need to feel a sense of worth.

Names & Numbers: Community wedding, centennial among celebrations
Jun 24 2016
Check out our latest offering of special happenings throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

Monsignor Schleupner, longtime pastor and archdiocesan leader, to retire
Jun 23 2016
Monsignor Schleupner, who turns 70 Aug. 23, has served as pastor of St. Margaret for a decade.

Jessup parish breaks ground on new campus
Jun 20 2016
Fifty years after St. Lawrence Martyr Parish first considered building a larger church, work in that direction has finally begun.

On 50th anniversary, St. Ann recounts ‘story of memorable characters’
Jun 14 2016
Parishioners of St. Ann in Hagerstown celebrated the golden jubilee of the founding of their parish June 11.