St. Frances Academy students discuss being young in Baltimore

“Keep praying and keep pushing, and there’ll be better days,” said Myron Turner.

Students in the residential program at St. Frances Academy, including Tevin Towns, in white, bless speaker Danaz Williams before his talk at the final session of a three-night parish revival held at St. Bernardine in West Baltimore April 29. (Karen Osborne | CR Staff)

Three graduation ceremonies in three days for parents of triplets

For John Marbach and Sherry Pressler of Belle Mead, N.J., it will be a wild ride as their triplets graduate from three different universities.

Triplets Megan (from left), John Jr. and Melanie Marbach, will graduate respectively from Fairfield University in Connecticut, Wake Forest University in North Carolina and Loyola University Maryland this May. (Courtesy Fairfield University)

Fellow priests remember Monsignor Collopy for his kind, prayerful heart

Monsignor John C. Collopy was remembered for his immense personal warmth.

Monsignor John C. Collopy

News

Community service leads three Maryvale grads to medical ambitions
Jun 15 2015
Three young women who graduated June 5 from Maryvale Preparatory School, have much more in common than their affinity for running.

Pope offers 'Stone Age' tips to youth for living the digital world well
Jun 08 2015
Whether you still stick to books or magazines or get everything online, Pope Francis said all media should encourage and edify - not enslave.

Tips for caring for Alzheimer’s patients
Jun 06 2015
Dr. Verna Benner Carson offers tips for caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease.

Commentary

Rita Buettner
Jun 29, 2015
Apparently being a mother of two makes me a "glutton for punishment"
At the end of a library trip, our two sons and I carried a stack of books to the circulation desk and slid them onto the counter.As I fumbled in my purse for my library card, the boys worked to turn the books over, jostling each other to try to help get the

Robyn Barberry
Jun 25, 2015
Together in any weather: an anniversary story
Our plan was to drop off the boys at their grandparents’ house and head to Philadelphia so that Patrick and I could celebrate our 8th wedding anniversary. God had other plans. It started with a phone call from my mother-in-law as we scrambled to leave the house; a storm

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