Vocations

Faith

More than 1,000 youths gather in Emmitsburg for Mount 2000
Feb 08 2016
“I’ve never seen anything move such a large group of people," Sydney Campbell, a 17-year-old parishioner of St. Louis, Clarksville, said.

Vows of chastity, poverty and obedience open world of possibilities for those in consecrated life
Feb 02 2016
During a Mass at the Baltimore Basilica, Archbishop William E. Lori honored women and men religious marking special jubilees.

Vatican releases instruction on identity, mission of religious brothers
Dec 15 2015
The Vatican released a 50-page reflection on the importance of their life and mission of evangelization, fraternity and sacrifice.

Freelancing the religious life: An 'urban hermit' tells her story
Nov 21 2015
Julia Bolton Holloway is a Catholic "urban hermit" who practices contemplative solitude.

(CR File) Four clergy assignments announced
Nov 12 2015
Archbishop William E. Lori announced the clergy assignments for the Archdiocese of Baltimore Nov. 12.

Family, friends celebrate Cardinal Keeler’s 60th priestly jubilee
Oct 29 2015
Cardinal William H. Keeler marked the 60th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood with a Mass at St. Martin's Home.

Canonizing four saints, pope urges people to serve others with joy
Oct 19 2015
The parents of St. Therese of Lisieux were among the new saints canonized by Pope Francis Oct. 18.

Little Sisters of the Poor celebrate chapel's renovation with Archbishop Lori
Oct 15 2015
The Little Sisters of the Poor have completed major renovations to the chapel at St. Martin's Home for the Aged in Catonsville.

Priests who join military as chaplains 'answering a call within a call'​
Oct 12 2015
Father Ben Garrett said he has "never felt more useful in my life" as a priest than as a Navy chaplain meeting the needs of service members.

African woman professes perpetual vows in Arbutus
Oct 08 2015
Sister of Notre Dame de Namur Vivien Echekwubelu professed her perpetual vows as a religious sister Oct. 3.