Hispanic Catholics gather for ‘Caravan of Faith’

The gathering began with a prayer service led by Archbishop William E. Lori.

Dirt from the different parishes around the archdiocese that provide Hispanic ministry is added to the lawn at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary following a prayer Service Aug. 30. (Tom McCarthy Jr. | CR Staff)

Miami archbishop says workers, especially young adults, need decent jobs, pay

In other countries, it says, unemployment among young adults is as high as three to four times the national average.

Oranges are sorted and packed by a worker in late February at the IMG Citrus packinghouse in Vero Beach, Fla. Labor Day, honoring U.S. workers, is observed Sept. 1 this year. (CNS photo/Jim West)

'Cookie' Harris remembered as passionate advocate for life

Sylvia "Cookie" Harris, one of the leading pro-life advocates in Maryland died suddenly Aug. 28.

Leading pro-life advocate Sylvia "Cookie" Harris, a wife, mother of five and grandmother of two, died suddenly Aug. 28. Archbishop Lori said although her death is a tremendous loss, her legacy will live on "in the many lives she has touched, and quite possibly, saved." (Via Facebook)

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Hispanic Catholics gather for ‘Caravan of Faith’
Aug 31 2014
The gathering began with a prayer service led by Archbishop William E. Lori.

Miami archbishop says workers, especially young adults, need decent jobs, pay
Aug 31 2014
In other countries, it says, unemployment among young adults is as high as three to four times the national average.

'Cookie' Harris remembered as passionate advocate for life
Aug 29 2014
Sylvia "Cookie" Harris, one of the leading pro-life advocates in Maryland died suddenly Aug. 28.

Pope: Being envious, mean-spirited may be human, but it’s not Christian
Aug 27 2014
Envy, jealousy and meanness are human instincts, but they are not Christian, the pope said.

As Horseshoe opens, is the state in the midst of a bad gamble?
Aug 26 2014
Father Zaborowski compares gambling spending to alcohol and drug addiction.

With senior, first-grader and three in-between, St. Mary’s family starts school year
Aug 25 2014
Peter Cardillo sat in the front row of a colorful first-grade classroom at St. Mary’s Elementary School.