Body and Spirit


Under threat of deportation, she proudly waves American flag of Feet for Francis pilgrimage
Sep 25 2015
A parishioner of Sacred Heart in Glyndon, under threat of deportation, walks in love in Feet for Francis pilgrimage.

From Basilica to Parkville, Feet for Francis pilgrims find help along the way
Sep 20 2015
From the nation’s first cathedral to a church just inside the Baltimore Beltway, day one of the Pilgrimage of Love and Mercy is complete.

Packed Mass sends message faith can empower community to combat violence
Aug 20 2015
Witness to the power of prayer was in evidence as nearly 600 people gathered for a concelebrated Mass for peace at a Milwaukee Catholic.

Archbishop Lori pays visit to key partner in bringing relief to West Baltimore
Aug 19 2015
In a warehouse large enough to hide the Ark of the Covenant, Archbishop Lori made a visit to the Maryland Food Bank in Halethorpe, Maryland.

RU-486 abortion pill can be reversed, says physician
Jul 18 2015
Doctor says the abortifacient effects of RU-486 – known generically as mifepristone – can be safely reversed about 55 percent of the time.

‘Gift box’ introduces Pan Am Games visitors to problems of trafficking
Jul 17 2015
With thousands expected in Toronto for the Pan Am Games, Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking’s gift box project is sharing the horrors of selling souls.

Video of Planned Parenthood doctor prompts calls for investigation
Jul 15 2015
A video released July 14 appears to show a top Planned Parenthood official discussing the sale of parts of aborted babies for research.

Through collaboration, three parishes improve quality, quantity of religious education options
Jul 15 2015
A trio of religious education directors join forces to give parents a more fulfilling experience as they prepare their children for sacraments.

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.

Six habits for good brain health
Jun 26 2015
When you talk about “staying healthy” or “active aging,” many people probably forget about brain health.