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Religious communities affirm commitment to city peace effort
Apr 28 2016
The men and women of religious orders operating in the archdiocese held their biannual Baltimore Forum April 21.

Mercy students mark anniversary of unrest with silent demonstration of peace and justice
Apr 27 2016
“Our Mercy girls take what they’ve learned here, and they’re taking it out and building a better world,” Mary Beth Lennon said.

Loyola University coach was mom first, then Baltimore lacrosse icon
Apr 27 2016
Shannon Aikens wears the same uniform number at Loyola University Maryland of her mother, the late Diane Geppi Aikens.

Vatican suspends outside audit while reviewing contract
Apr 26 2016
Four months after announcing it had hired the firm PricewaterhouseCoopers to conduct an external audit of its finances, the Vatican has suspended the work underway.

Interfaith prayer service calls for change on anniversary of Baltimore riots
Apr 26 2016
Religious leaders from many faiths gathered April 25 in Baltimore because they have heard the cries of the people, and wish to respond.

Seafarer’s Center in Dundalk gets familiar visitor
Apr 25 2016
“As the Port of Baltimore grows,” Archbishop Lori said, “the importance of this ministry grows.”

Coffee & Doughnuts with Pat Healey of the Baltimore Blast
Apr 25 2016
The Catholic Review recently spoke with Pat Healey, all-star defender for the Baltimore Blast.

Lifeblood of the church: Engaging youth at Towson University
Apr 22 2016
When the need to reach out to the massive student body at Towson University was mentioned, Father Matt Buening was moved to stand up.

Dominican priest taught at St. Mary’s Seminary and University
Apr 21 2016
Dominican Father Paul Philibert died April 14 at the age of 79.

Seventh-grade scribe wins kudos from archbishop
Apr 21 2016
Hannah Shaffrey, seventh-grade, wins the first annual Sacred Heart Middle School Essay Contest.