Archbishop, governor join students in rally for Maryland Education Credit

Private and Catholic school students from across the state rallied in Annapolis March 4 to support the Maryland Education Credit.

St. Casimir student Michael Chorbik raises a sign in support of the Education Tax Credit at a Mar. 4 rally at the State House in Annapolis. (Karen Osborne | CR Staff)

Ignoring, abandoning the elderly is a sin, pope says

Seeing the elderly only as a burden “is ugly. It’s a sin,” Pope Francis said at his weekly general audience.

Pope Francis waves as he leaves his general audience in St. Peter

Fellow cleric remembers Father Purvey as ‘old-school priest’

Father J. James Purvey, who served at several parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore, was remembered as a priest who could tell a good story and had a special commitment to visiting and anointing the sick.

Father J. James Purvey

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Archbishop, governor join students in rally for Maryland Education Credit
Mar 04 2015
Private and Catholic school students from across the state rallied in Annapolis March 4 to support the Maryland Education Credit.

Ignoring, abandoning the elderly is a sin, pope says
Mar 04 2015
Seeing the elderly only as a burden “is ugly. It’s a sin,” Pope Francis said at his weekly general audience.

Fellow cleric remembers Father Purvey as ‘old-school priest’
Mar 04 2015
Father J. James Purvey, who served at several parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore, was remembered as a priest who could tell a good story and had a special commitment to visiting and anointing the sick.

Sister Beatrice Wise, D.C., dies
Mar 03 2015
A funeral Mass was offered Feb. 28 for Daughter of Charity Sister Beatrice Wise.

Possible saint has ties to Baltimore
Mar 03 2015
“He wanted to dedicate his life to helping the poor.”

‘Who, me? Yes, you.’ Fess up to sins, stop judging others, pope says
Mar 02 2015
Drop the innocent look and the habit of judging others, Pope Francis said.