Mount St. Joseph graduate saves lives through organ donation
Nov 30 2013
Christopher Gregory's decision to be an organ donor touched the lives of dozens of people.
For mother of prisoner, death penalty issue in ‘forefront of our lives’
Nov 24 2013
Terri Steinberg said she never thought about the death penalty until her son was put on death row.
Angel of Consolation garden offers hope to those who have endured loss
Nov 02 2013
St. Ignatius parishioners are hopeful of the comfort and solace a new memorial garden will offer.
Flu facts and information from the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
Oct 19 2013
Flu season is here and the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center has provided this fact sheet on influenza.
Young man’s death from flu inspires Knights educational campaign
Oct 19 2013
"Every Life Matters - Every Shot Counts” is the focus of the Knights of Columbus’ Crusade Against Influenza.
Florida bishops say life of death-row prisoner ‘sacred,’ must be spared
Oct 11 2013
Florida’s Catholic bishops Oct. 9 urged Gov. Rick Scott “to demonstrate mercy and commute” the death sentence of inmate William Frederick Happ and give him life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Britain’s top prosecutor confirms gender-based abortions are legal
Oct 08 2013
Abortions on grounds of gender are legal in Britain, the country’s top prosecutor clarified in a letter to the government.
Leaders honored for post-abortion outreach
Oct 07 2013
Deacon Zeiler was honored at the annual Respect Life Mass for his many years of pro-life work, along with Denise Douglas.
Cord blood donation is free and easy, but still a challenge for Mercy, St. Agnes
Sep 30 2013
Mercy Medical Center and St. Agnes Hospital are trying to boost the number of patients who donate their newborns’ umbilical cord blood.
October is Respect Life Month
Sep 27 2013
See what events are happening around you.
35-mile walk to raise pro-life awareness
Sep 23 2013
UPDATE: EVENT POSTPONED Forty years after the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision legalized abortion throughout the country, hundreds of pilgrims are expected to walk in support of life.
Pope condemns abortion as product of ‘throwaway culture’
Sep 20 2013
In his strongest public words to date on the subject of abortion, Pope Francis affirmed the sacredness of unborn human life.
Federal funds should not cover Congress members’ abortions, bishops say
Sep 06 2013
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is urging the Obama administration to comply with a long-standing policy against subsidizing federal employee health care plans that cover abortions for members of Congress and their staffs.
Catholic Charities agencies respond to influx of trafficking victims
Aug 30 2013
Catholic Charities agencies nationwide are developing a wider range of specialized service to enable human trafficking victims to rebuild their lives.
Young men hold dance to raise funds for pregnancy center
Aug 21 2013
St. John, Westminster, parishioners Alex Belk and John Richards were pretty jazzed about the results of a dance fundraiser they held to collect funds for Tender Care Pregnancy Centers.