Local News


Sister Angela Cool, D.C., dies
Apr 22 2014
Maryland native Sister Angela Cool, a Daughter of Charity, died April 14 at age 94.

Father Gerald Hynes, C.P., dies
Apr 22 2014
Baltimore native Passionist Father Gerald Hynes died April 16. He was 90.

Environmental groups hope steep stormwater fees compel parishes to go green
Apr 22 2014
Baltimore City and some Baltimore County Catholic parishes are eligible to participate in a new green initiative to reduce stormwater runoff.

Mom from Millersville parish among 750 new Catholics in Archdiocese of Baltimore
Apr 21 2014
Heather Mewshaw experienced what she described as an amazing moment of prayer after she received the Eucharist for the first time.

Parishes observe Holy Week with Easter traditions
Apr 21 2014
Catholic Churches in the Archdiocese of Baltimore celebrated various Easter traditions throughout Holy Week, which began April 13, Palm Sunday.

Pilgrims follow saints’ examples to Rome
Apr 21 2014
Monsignor Robert J. Jaskot will serve as spiritual director for a 29-person contingent heading to Rome April 21-29.

Dozens of children gather for Cathedral’s annual Easter egg hunt
Apr 20 2014
Dressed in their Easter best, children participated in the annual egg hunt on the grounds of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.

In streets of Little Italy, St. Leo parishioners remember Christ’s sacrifice
Apr 18 2014
For parishioners of St. Leo, the annual Good Friday commemoration was meant to bear witness to Christ’s crucifixion and death.

Passionists will no longer serve at Irvington parish
Apr 18 2014
After nearly 150 years of service to the parish, the Passionist fathers will no longer shepherd St. Joseph’s Passionist Monastery.

Pope to priests: Look for the exit, go out into world, serve with love
Apr 17 2014
In a lengthier than usual homily, Pope Francis focused on the meaning of being anointed through ordination.