Vocations

Faith

Baltimore native spent 30 years helping the Japanese to ‘know God’
Mar 26 2014
Sister Margaret Sehlstedt, who marked 70 years as a Maryknoll, spent half of her time evangelizing in Japan.

The singing Ursuline sister: “I have a gift to give"
Mar 24 2014
Pope Francis’ call for the church to “get out onto the streets” inspired 25-year-old Ursuline Sister Cristina Scuccia.

Mount St. Mary’s basketball chaplain knows the game
Mar 17 2014
Mount St. Mary's basketball chaplain helps the Mountaineers maintain an even spiritual keel.

Retiring Odenton pastor leaves legacy of unity
Feb 26 2014
Father William L. Viola, head of St. Joseph, Odenton, for nearly 15 years, is retiring March 1.

Former St. Mary’s vice rector named president rector of St. Patrick’s Seminary and University
Feb 21 2014
Sulpician Father Gladstone H. Stevens has been named president rector of St. Patrick’s Seminary and University in Menlo Park, Calif., effective June 1.

Massachusetts abbey now producing only Trappist ale outside Europe
Feb 15 2014
Spencer Trappist Ale, brewed at the Spencer Brewery at St. Joseph's Abbey, went on sale for the first time in January.

Bishop Ricard helps Oblate Sisters commemorate Mother Lange
Feb 12 2014
The Oblate Sisters of Providence and members of the Mother Mary Lange Guild were among 400 worshipers at the former’s chapel in Arbutus Feb. 2

Religious mark World Day for Consecrated Life
Feb 03 2014
Xaverian Brother John Hamilton remembers he first discerned his vocation to religious life in middle school.

In tune with faith, music: Thirty-something Dominican Brother heeds the call to priestly vocation
Feb 02 2014
Dominican Brother Justin Bolger comes from a musical family.

Oak Crest honors longtime Catholic chaplain
Feb 01 2014
Suplician Father Joseph Bonadio has been celebrating Mass at Oak Crest for nearly 20 years.