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Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Denis J. Madden leads prayer during a May 26 prayer walk in West Baltimore. (Karen Osborne/CR Staff) At prayer walk, Bishop Madden floats ideas for helping West Baltimore
May 27 2015
Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Denis J. Madden leads first prayer walk since the death of Freddie Gray Jr.

Sister Mary Rebecca Elkins, R.S.M. Sister Mary Rebecca Elkins, R.S.M., dies at 90
May 27 2015
A funeral Mass for Sister of Mercy Mary Rebecca Elkins was offered May 22 at Mercy Villa.

Bon Secours Hospital will redevelop the former St. Martin Church in West Baltimore. (Karen Osborne/CR Staff) Former St. Martin Church to be repurposed by Bon Secours
May 26 2015
Bon Secours Hospital is scheduled to settle June 24 on the purchase of St. Martin Church from the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

Jesuit Father John W. Swope, president of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Fells Point, poses for a photo with Kasio DeGraffinried as she receives her diploma at the school Founding president of Cristo Rey says goodbye to Baltimore
May 26 2015
A substantive conversation with Jesuit Father John Swope, outgoing president of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, will almost always touch on two ideas – opportunity and self-reliance.

Linda Rhinehart of St. Philip Neri in Linthicum prays during Memorial Day Mass May 25 at the New Cathedral Cemetery in West Baltimore. (Karen Osborne/CR Staff) Baltimore Memorial Day Mass a time to remember, honor dead
May 25 2015
More than 50 people gathered for Mass on a hillside at the New Cathedral Cemetery on Memorial Day to remember lost lives.

Mercy High School students Molly Tobias, Cassandra Paulshock and McKayla Grasham started a student effort to raise money to support their classmate Maya Brown, second from left, after her family’s Woodlawn apartment burned April 27. (Karen Osborne/CR Staff) ‘So many blessings’: Mercy community rallies for student who lost home
May 23 2015
It was nearly midnight April 27 when Maya Brown heard people franticly yelling and banging on the door.

Legacies abound at St. Joseph in Fullerton
May 22 2015
Eighth-graders at St. Joseph in Fullerton are set to follow trails blazed by parents.

St. Frances Academy students discuss being young in Baltimore
May 21 2015
“Keep praying and keep pushing, and there’ll be better days,” said Myron Turner.

Family, parish community team for special first Communion
May 20 2015
In Matthew 19:14, Jesus said, “Let the children come to me.”

Clergy assignments announced for May
May 19 2015
Clergy assignments for May have been announced by Archbishop Lori.