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Details on 2015 World Meeting of Families emerge as countdown begins
Sep 27 2014
Sept. 22 marked exactly one year before the start of the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.

Raising awareness: Notre Dame’s new president aids archdiocesan response to domestic violence
Sep 27 2014
“Education is power, and education is knowledge,” said Melissa Lees, who volunteers with TurnAround.

Archdiocese of Baltimore pet blessings 2014
Sep 25 2014
In celebration of St. Francis of Assisi’s feast day Oct. 4, the following parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore are holding pet blessings.

Parish date night part of ‘intentional support’ marriages need, leaders say
Sep 24 2014
Jason and Joanne Doctor’s conversations usually default to their children, schedules or finances.

Frequently asked questions about the extraordinary synod of bishops
Sep 23 2014
Find out answers to questions such as, "What is a synod?"

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.

Archdiocese celebrates 225th anniversary with contemporary Christian concert
Sep 22 2014
Some 1,000 Catholics gathered Sept. 21 for a concert by two-time Grammy-nominated Catholic musician Matt Maher.

Despite 50 years of ‘War on Poverty,’ prosperity for many seems elusive
Sep 21 2014
According to the Census Bureau’s new statistics, released Sept. 16, poverty in the United States is down, but only slightly.

With binge drinking on rise, colleges take steps to address its dangers
Sep 19 2014
Data released by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that more than 80 percent of college students consume alcohol.

Church upbringing credited for siblings’ achievement, bond
Sep 19 2014
It’s not unusual for the bond between brothers and sisters to be strong.

Out and About: Check out day trip ideas, festivals and more
Sep 18 2014
Check out the following list of events and activities.

Locust Point parish basks in Star-Spangled glow
Sep 15 2014
The 11 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Locust Point drew urban hipsters, tourists and old-timers decked out in red, white and blue.

Parkville mom makes big strides in raising funds for people with autism
Sep 13 2014
In 2010, Trish Kane joined the board of the Abilities Network.

Beyond the Bell: St. Frances Academy football takes leap of faith
Sep 11 2014
St. Frances Academy has come this far this fast by heeding the example of its foundress.