Catholic Review's top stories, blog posts and columns in 2016
Dec 30 2016
Check out our most-read stories, blog posts and columns that were posted to CatholicReview.org in 2016.

Vatican updates guidelines for educating priests
Dec 08 2016
The Catholic Church needs holy, healthy and humble priests and that requires prayers for vocations and the careful selection and training of candidates, said the Congregation for Clergy.

Priest-historian: 75 years later, Pearl Harbor ‘such a powerful event’
Dec 07 2016
The lesson to be learned from Pearl Harbor, a military chaplain said, is to be vigilant.

Coverage of appointment of Monsignors Brennan and Parker as auxiliary bishops of Baltimore
Dec 05 2016
The Catholic Review offers full coverage of the appointment of new auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

Sulpicians mark 225 years of training men to be priests
Nov 23 2016
“St. Mary’s has formed more priests for the mission in parishes than any other (seminary) in the United States,” Father Brown said.

Faith, celibacy and spirituality among day two topics at BYCC 2016
Nov 21 2016
A variety of speakers spoke about turning to faith in times of loss and difficulties.

Archbishop Lori asks Catholics to commit to regular prayer for vocations
Nov 10 2016
If Catholics of the Archdiocese of Baltimore want more priests, deacons and consecrated men and women, they need to pray for them.

Newly professed Dominican sister recalls Maryland roots
Nov 10 2016
“There was always a mystery around it – a beautiful mystery,” Dominican Sister Mara Rose McDonnell said of the faith.

Pope Francis names Baltimore priest a monsignor
Oct 18 2016
Monsignor McLean Cummings, a 50-year-old priest of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, has ministered at the Congregation for Eastern Churches five years.

Newest president-rector of nation’s oldest seminary gets Baltimore welcome
Oct 07 2016
Sulpician Father Phillip J. Brown has been head of St. Mary's Seminary and University in Homeland since July.