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Bishop-designate Brennan dedicated his priesthood to parish ministry
Jan 17 2017
Bishop-designate Brennan described St. Martin’s, where he has been longtime pastor, as "a true United Nations."

City parish remembers Dr. King and victims of violence with prayer walk
Jan 16 2017
Monsignor Richard J. Bozzelli called the prayer walk "our opportunity to witness to our neighbors that we are a people of peace."

Mount St. Joseph basketball tops John Carroll at packed Patriots’ gym
Jan 16 2017
Coach Pat Clatchey’s Gaels posted a 77-71 victory in a packed, sold-out gym over a depleted Patriot team.

After northeast Baltimore fire claims six lives, archdiocese grieves and gives
Jan 13 2017
Catholic institutions are joining the effort to aid the stricken Malone family.

Five Things to Know: Catholic Presence at the Presidential Inauguration
Jan 13 2017
Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Jan. 20. Here is a look at some Catholic connections to past inaugurations.

Bishop-designate Parker touched lives in parishes
Jan 12 2017
When Bishops-designate Adam J. Parker served as a young parish priest in Western Maryland and Halethorpe, he had a profound impact on parishioners.

Sister Mary Alvin Seubott, R.S.M., advocate and caregiver for children, dies
Jan 11 2017
A funeral Mass for Mercy Sister Mary Alvin Seubott was offered Jan. 10 in Savannah, Ga. Sister Alvin devoted much of her ministry to special education.

As Maryland legislative session opens, Catholics expect a strenuous 90 days
Jan 11 2017
The Maryland Catholic Conference will advocate on behalf of issues including respect for life, education and social concerns.

Our Back Pages: Cardinal Gibbons built up Catholic press
Jan 10 2017
The preeminent Catholic churchman of his time said the greatest need of the Catholic press of his era was to “be always truthful and not too fault-finding.”

Rob Belanger’s voice fills Nativity one last time
Jan 09 2017
The voice of Robert “Rob” Belanger filled the Church of the Nativity one last time at the funeral Mass for the former music director Jan. 7.