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.
A photo foray into Baltimore's Star-Spangled Spectacular
Sep 12 2014
In celebration of the 200th anniversary of the writing of the national anthem, Baltimore is holding a Star-Spangled Spectacular.
A swamped boat, Baltimore ‘quirk’ and $700,000: Five things to know about the 2014 Dragon Boat Races
Sep 07 2014
Catholic Charities held its biennial Dragon Boat Races at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Sept. 6.
Parish fights city to guard dignity of Baltimore’s homeless, poor
Sep 05 2014
Father Dick Lawrence doesn’t see homeless people through rose-colored glasses, but he doesn’t close his eyes to them either.
Hispanic Catholics gather for ‘Caravan of Faith’
Aug 31 2014
The gathering began with a prayer service led by Archbishop William E. Lori.
Maryland State Fair in full swing
Aug 29 2014
Fairgoers can indulge in numerous traditional concessions, exhibits, rides and games.
Beyond the Bell: Calvert Hall’s peer ministry ‘makes faith cool’
Aug 28 2014
One Calvert Hall grad points to peer ministry as helping him “come out of his shell.”
‘United by our common desire’ Archbishop Lori, interfaith leaders pray for peace in Iraq
Aug 25 2014
UPDATED with collection amounts - Archbishop William E. Lori joined with Christian, Jewish and Muslim religious leaders Aug. 24 to pray for peace in Iraq.
1,600 educators gather for Catholic Schools Convocation
Aug 22 2014
More than 1,600 Catholic school educators crammed the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland Aug. 22.
Pope calls on Catholics to dialogue with China, other Asian societies
Aug 17 2014
Pope Francis started the day by baptizing a Korean man, Lee Hojin, in a brief ceremony.
‘Right man for the right place': Bishop Rozanski installed as ninth bishop of Springfield
Aug 12 2014
Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski was installed as the ninth spiritual shepherd of the Diocese of Springfield, Mass.
Pope’s appeal for peace in Iraq: ‘Stop these crimes’
Aug 11 2014
Pope Francis condemned the actions of Islamic State militants in Iraq.
With no pope in residence, Vatican opens gardens of summer villa
Aug 10 2014
The papal property at Castel Gandolfo extends over 135 acres.
Pope urges young people to use their freedom to share love, faith
Aug 06 2014
Pope Francis met with 50,000 altar servers, encouraging them to make time to pray each day.
Beauty beneath the grime: Basilica’s Stations of the Cross undergo restoration
Jul 31 2014
Gently wielding a thin bamboo skewer tipped with a bit of rolled cotton, Nancy R. Pollak gingerly dabbed the painting of Jesus.