Vocations

Faith

The Mount welcomes distinguished priest to lead distinguished seminary
Aug 18 2015
Monsignor Baker has been rector of Mount St. Mary’s Seminary for less than a month, but he is clear on what he wants from the seminarians.

Seminarians in the City: Future priests visit Baltimore’s challenged neighborhoods
Aug 06 2015
Future priests visited ministries in inner-city Baltimore as part of a July 31 pilgrimage.

Hands made for ministry
Aug 05 2015
Looking forward to Francis, archdiocese’s first Hispanic deacon looks back on 40 years

Father William Watters: ‘Rather than curse the darkness, light a candle’
Jul 31 2015
Through his 63-year Jesuit ministry, Father Watters fostered several schools, social outreach ministries and cultural endeavors.

Priests who enlist as military chaplains answering 'a call within a call'
Jul 26 2015
Since the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the number of active-duty chaplains has fallen from over 400 priests to 228.

Glen Burnie parishioner answers call of Little Sisters
Jul 23 2015
Angela Conti, 23, plans to enter the Little Sisters of the Poor as a postulant in October. She previously worked at St. Martin's Home for the Aged.

Schoolchildren volunteer at Benedictine cloister, learn about nuns’ life behind ‘grille’
Jul 19 2015
Sixth-graders in Winooski visited the Benedictine nuns of the Monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Westfield.

Court rules against Little Sisters' plea to avoid way to bypass mandate
Jul 14 2015
Court rules Little Sisters of the Poor must comply with HHS mandates to provide coverage for contraceptives in employee health care.

Jubilarians include six who served Lansdowne parish school
Jul 14 2015
Of the 29 Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, celebrating jubilees this year, six taught at the former parish school at St. Clement I in Lansdowne.

Monsignor Feild retires after 56 years in active priestly ministry
Jul 09 2015
After 20 years as pastor of St. Joseph in Taneytown and 56 years in active ministry as a priest, Monsignor Feild retired July 1.