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Our Back Pages: Our Daily Bread opened its doors 35 years ago
May 27 2016
Our Daily Bread has served more than 7.4 million meals over what will be 12,785 consecutive days of outreach come June 1.

At opening of Divine Mercy University, Archbishop Lori discusses religious freedom
May 26 2016
We must not only be recipients of mercy, said Archbishop Lori, but also agents of mercy.

Cumberland hosting eucharistic procession ending at historic shrine
May 26 2016
“We’re going to make public our love of our Lord and the Eucharist," Father Gregory Chervenak said.

Fullerton parish school gets an ‘A’ in handwriting
May 25 2016
Zaner-Bloser, an Ohio-based publisher of educational programs, honored St. Joseph School kindergartener Caitlin Cahutay as a grand national champion in handwriting.

Ursuline sister taught in Cumberland schools
May 24 2016
In Cumberland, Sister Annalita taught at the parish schools at Ss. Peter and Paul from 1948 to 1952 and St. Mary from 1964 to 1965. She died May 21.

2016 Eagle of the Cross honorees strive to live “toward on high”
May 24 2016
Twenty five teens across the Archdiocese of Baltimore were honored with the Eagle of the Cross May 18.

Archbishop Lori ordains permanent deacon, transitional deacon
May 23 2016
Archbishop Lori ordained Deacon Scott Rose as a permanent deacon and Deacon Kevin Ewing as a transitional deacon.

‘Praying in color:’ Franciscan shrine in Ellicott City is hub for iconographers
May 20 2016
The creation of an icon, an ancient art form, takes 22 steps.

Redemptorist priest among Marylanders featured on Vietnam T.V. series
May 20 2016
​Father Bauer is among a half-dozen Catholics featured in “Maryland Vietnam War Stories,” a 3-hour documentary airing May 24-26.

New leaders named for University of Maryland Medical Center and University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
May 19 2016
Dr. Thomas Smyth, a Calvert Hall graduate, will take the helm as President and Chief Executive Officer of University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.