Teachers, moms get nod too at Baltimore Catholic League Hall of Fame banquet

The Baltimore Catholic League inducted 12 into its Hall of Fame May 3 at the Turf Valley Country Club.

William Wells, who put St. Frances Academy on the basketball map, is the first black coach to be inducted into the Baltimore Catholic League Hall of Fame. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)

St. Katharine Drexel Shrine, Blessed Sacrament motherhouse put up for sale

The congregation founded by St. Katharine Drexel announced it will sell its historic motherhouse and relocate St. Katharine Drexel's tomb.

The National Shrine of St. Katharine Drexel and the motherhouse of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament in Bensalem, Pa., will be sold, it was announced May 3.(CNS photo/Sarah Webb, CatholicPhilly.com)

Vatican magazine gives attention to unheard women, official says

A new Vatican magazine will give attention to women’s voices, something that often has been missing in the church despite women’s important role in announcing the Gospel, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin.


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Teachers, moms get nod too at Baltimore Catholic League Hall of Fame banquet
May 04 2016
The Baltimore Catholic League inducted 12 into its Hall of Fame May 3 at the Turf Valley Country Club.

St. Katharine Drexel Shrine, Blessed Sacrament motherhouse put up for sale
May 04 2016
The congregation founded by St. Katharine Drexel announced it will sell its historic motherhouse and relocate St. Katharine Drexel's tomb.

Vatican magazine gives attention to unheard women, official says
May 04 2016
A new Vatican magazine will give attention to women’s voices, something that often has been missing in the church despite women’s important role in announcing the Gospel, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

Miracle in Progress: Cathedral parishioner has broken C5, unbreakable spirit
May 03 2016
“I think God has definitely been a big part of my recovery,” Archer Senft said.

Activist priest, one of the ‘Catonsville Nine,’ dies at 94
May 02 2016
Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan, who died April 30 at 94, will be remembered most for his prominent role in opposing the Vietnam War.

Trevi Fountain illuminated in remembrance of Christian martyrs
May 02 2016
The Trevi Fountain was lit up in red in a graphic commemoration of the thousands of modern Christians martyred for their faith.