Parish News


Annual Peace Dinner in Baltimore explores responses in a world where violence abounds
Nov 16 2016
“We want to start a dialogue and a chance to talk with people about ending war and practicing nonviolence,” Bishop Botean said.

Something old, something new: Frederick parish gets a church
Nov 10 2016
“The intention was to build a modern church honoring classic church architecture,” said Father Keith Boisvert, pastor of St. Katharine Drexel.

With one conspicuous absence, St. Vincent de Paul Parish celebrates 175th
Nov 07 2016
“Most drive 20 minutes to worship here, some drive 40,” said Audrey Rogers. “It’s truly an intentional community.”

Bishops to concelebrate Mass at historic African-American Catholic church in Baltimore
Nov 04 2016
The U.S. bishops will concelebrate Mass at St. Peter Claver Church Nov. 14, the first day of their fall general assembly.

Bel Air parishioners wield hammers in work of mercy
Nov 02 2016
In less than two hours, the carpenters assembled all the exterior wall panels for the second floor of a single-family home to be built in Elkton.

Six dead following crash in front of St. Joseph’s Passionist Monastery Parish
Nov 01 2016
A school bus collided with a commuter bus early Nov. 1 in front of St. Joseph’s Passionist Monastery Parish, killing six.

All Saints Day is holy day of obligation in 2016
Oct 31 2016
All Saints Day, a feast set aside by the Catholic Church to honor saints known and unknown, will be celebrated Nov. 1.

EWTN highlights Bishop Walsh teacher’s long journey home
Oct 26 2016
Susan Trice took her first holy Communion in 1958, at Our Lady of Hope. She took what she describes as her “second first holy Communion” Nov. 13, 2013, at Bishop Walsh School.

Parish leaders react to pastoral planning proposal from Archbishop Lori
Oct 20 2016
Under the proposed model, each parish will be part of a pastorate that will have a single pastoral leader and leadership team.

Columbia parish preaches safety to its Hispanic workers, families
Oct 17 2016
The outreach was in response to high rate of injury and death among construction workers, particularly Hispanics and Latinos.