Parish News


Legendary city pastor, caretaker of ‘homeless park,’ reflects after 48 years as active priest
Feb 28 2017
A man of words, Father Richard Lawrence has led a parish of action.

‘Homeless Jesus’ statue on view in Baltimore Archdiocese during Lent
Feb 28 2017
Lent in the Archdiocese of Baltimore will include the exhibition of a copy of the “Homeless Jesus” statue.

‘Duty to God’ at center of Baltimore Archdiocese annual Scout Mass
Feb 27 2017
“The most important thing to me is duty to God,” 15-year-old Grayson Phillips said.

Word, sacrament, service: St. Vincent de Paul celebrates beloved pastor's retirement
Feb 26 2017
Father Richard Lawrence has been pastor of St. Vincent de Paul in Baltimore for 43 years.

Parkton parish school transitioning to early learning center
Feb 24 2017
Our Lady of Grace School in Parkton will discontinue grades first through eighth at the end of the current school year, and will expand its pre-school options in 2017-18, to include pre-kindergarten for 2-year-olds, in addition to its current pre-K-3, pre-K-4 and kindergarten levels.

This Lent, meat OK’d for St. Patrick’s Day in the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Feb 23 2017
Catholics wishing to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with corned beef may do so this year, even though March 17 falls on a Friday of Lent.

New All Saints couple’s example, service honored at Baltimore archdiocese’s Mother Lange Awards
Feb 13 2017
Renard and Stephanie Baker have seen the richness of their marriage expand beyond their family to their congregation’s youth ministry.

James and Elisa Hamilton add witness to Annual Appeal
Feb 12 2017
James and Elisa Hamilton are encouraging parishioners of all means in the Archdiocese of Baltimore to participate in the Annual Appeal.

Archdiocese of Baltimore releases financial report for Fiscal Year 2015-2016
Feb 09 2017
Coming on the heels of a fiscal year that saw a 3 percent increase in parish offertory giving and increased support for the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal, the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s total operating income increased by nearly $2.2 million.

Names & Numbers: Catholic Schools Week roundup
Feb 06 2017
This installment of Names & Numbers is dedicated to events of Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 29-Feb. 4.