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Longtime Mercy volunteer concludes more than five decades of service
Jul 20 2014
A 1937 graduate of IND, Anna Hergenroeder volunteered for 52 years at Mercy Hospital.

Secret Service: Order of Malta quietly casts a long, spiritual shadow
Jul 17 2014
CORRECTED -- The lack of notoriety for the Knights of Malta, it seems, is by design.

Vatican to support help for ‘humanitarian emergency’ of child migrants
Jul 15 2014
The Vatican’s secretary of state pledged full support for addressing the issue of child migrants.

Advocates urge actions to protect migrant children crossing the border
Jul 15 2014
A July 10 petition calls for a humanitarian approach to the surge of migrants from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala

Camp Glow elicits joy
Jul 15 2014
Laura Piatania isn’t spending her summer vacation at the beach or traveling to an exotic destination.

Summer enrichment for children
Jul 13 2014
Ryan Schaaf offers five ways to keep children intellectually stimulated during summer months.

Leap of Faith: St. Clare dance camp nurtures body and soul
Jul 12 2014
One by one, girls as young as 5 sprinted onto the dance floor at St. Clare in Essex.

Gratitude motivates liver recipient to compete in national Transplant Games
Jul 10 2014
Daniel Nisonger, 32, is among 32 competitors representing Maryland in the Transplant Games of America

Minors at border should be thought of as refugees, speakers say
Jul 09 2014
The more than 50,000 minors apprehended this year has created a crisis for the Border Patrol.

Longtime St. Francis de Sales deacon, wife to leave Archdiocese of Baltimore
Jul 05 2014
Wherever Deacon Richard J. Stine goes, his wife, Blanche, isn’t far behind.

Proud to be an American
Jul 04 2014
This Independence Day, five people from around the Archdiocese of Baltimore share what makes them most proud to be an American.

St. Pius X youth among those honored at Eagle of the Cross ceremony
Jun 28 2014
It wasn’t until Mariellen Kemp attended a public high school that she recognized how important her Catholic faith was to her

Catholic blogger writes for people who live ‘at intersection of cross’
Jun 28 2014
Heather King told Catholic communicators gathered in Charlotte how she embraced sobriety after years as a “falling down drunk."

‘We had to do something’: Westminster parish launches 12-step program after parishioner overdoses
Jun 26 2014
Mondays at 6:30 p.m., Monsignor James P. Farmer can be found at St. John Catholic Church’s parish center, welcoming addicts.

Bishop Rozanski's parents nurtured his faith
Jun 22 2014
Alfred and Jean Rozanski, parents of Bishop Rozanski, say their son always wanted to be a parish priest.