Year of Faith


Church's credibility found in showing mercy, pope says in new book
Jan 11 2016
Being ministers of God's mercy, church members overcome "prejudice and rigidity," taking risks like Jesus did, Pope Francis said.

Baltimore Archbishop Lori leads invocation for Alibi breakfast
May 17 2013
The annual Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico features a gathering of owners, trainers, jockeys and horsemen to celebrate Preakness.

In Year of Faith, parishes take different approaches to evangelization
Feb 10 2013
How well is the Catholic Church evangelizing?

Seven sites available for Year of Faith indulgence
Jan 29 2013
Updated: Archbishop William E. Lori designated seven churches in the Archdiocese of Baltimore as sites where Catholics can receive a plenary indulgence.

Baynesville school celebrates Year of Faith
Jan 19 2013
IHM students are learning “how to create a closer relationship with God by just taking time out of your day to think about him."

Baltimore archbishop makes house calls to help foster vocations
Jan 08 2013
Archbishop Lori shares his story and answers questions for young men considering the priesthood.

In Glen Burnie, 600 gather as Baltimore Archbishop Lori marks Guadalupe feast
Dec 18 2012
Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori called Our Lady of Guadalupe “a symbol of liberty” during a Dec. 16 Spanish-language Mass.

Bishops announce Christmas and New Year Mass Schedule
Dec 13 2012
Bishops serving the Archdiocese of Baltimore have announced their Mass schedules for Christmas and New Year’s.

Annual Red Mass a source of spiritual strength for lawyers, attendees say
Dec 05 2012
Catholics in Maryland’s legal community gathered Dec. 4 at the Shrine of St. Alphonsus, Baltimore, for the annual Red Mass.

This year, keep Advent in focus with experts' tips
Nov 29 2012
Don't lose the meaning of Advent in the pre-Christmas shuffle. The Catholic Review shares these tips.

At the beach, Archdiocese of Baltimore young people strengthen their faith
Nov 19 2012
Some 450 teens and adults participated in the weekend event.

Parish leaders discuss Hispanic ministry at annual conference
Oct 17 2012
Leaders come together to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the Hispanic community.

At Theology on Tap, Baltimore archbishop urges young people to evangelize
Oct 17 2012
Archbishop William E. Lori drew a record crowd to Theology on Tap Oct. 16.

Archbishop says defending life, liberty part of the New Evangelization
Oct 15 2012
Archbishop Lori says it is a critical time for American Catholics to stand up for life and religious freedom.

Baltimore archbishop introduces new mobile app for archdicoese
Oct 11 2012
Archbishop Lori ushered in the Year of Faith and introduced a new mobile app for the archdiocese Oct. 11.

Archbishop Lori: Year of Faith as easy as 1, 2, 3
Oct 08 2012
CATONSVILLE – Believe and accept the church’s teachings. Let its truths guide our lives. Share that faith.

Archdiocese of Baltimore delves into Year of Faith
Sep 28 2012
The Archdiocese of Baltimore is ushering in the Year of Faith with a special Mass, prayers and parish-based efforts to educate and deepen faith throughout the archdiocese.

Catholic high school youths learn about evangelization
Sep 26 2012
Students and campus ministers from 10 Catholic high schools attended a daylong conference to talk about New Evangelization.

What good does a Year of Faith do?
Sep 06 2012
It is widely known that Pope Benedict XVI has called the Church to observe a “Year of Faith” beginning Oct. 11 of this year. This coincides with the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council and the 20th anniversary of the publication of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. This Year of Faith will continue until the Solemnity of Christ the King in November 2013.

Vatican to issue recommendations for celebrating Year of Faith
Jan 08 2012
VATICAN CITY – In an effort to help Catholics have a better and correct understanding of their faith and become authentic witnesses to Christ, the Vatican is issuing a list of pastoral recommendations for celebrating the Year of Faith.