St. Ursula celebrates principal’s 25 years
May 02 2011
For Sister of Notre Dame de Namur Joan Kelly, a name means everything. “It’s important in building relationships with people,” she said.

Seton Keough ties three generations of family together
Apr 30 2011
Shannon Flynn doesn’t just follow in legacies. She creates them. When she graduates from Baltimore’s Seton Keough High School May 26 with a 4.0 grade point average, Flynn will be remembered as a standout member of the chorus and theater groups.

Maryvale student wins White House art contest
Apr 29 2011
Morgan Ferrans lives on a Phoenix farm and she often draws her horses. But art isn’t something she thinks about as a potential career.

Specialized summer camps engage children
Apr 28 2011
While for parents, summer camp may bring to mind days filled with scavenger hunts and popsicle-stick art, today's kids have a lot more sophisticated summertime options. Old-fashioned summer camps are still part of the mix, but a whole host of specialized camps now give children the chance to concentrate a single area – i.e., arts, sports or music – for a few weeks each summer. Below is a sampling of camps offered throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

Nearly 800 initiated into faith in archdiocese
Apr 26 2011
Referencing the words of Pope Benedict XVI and St. Augustine, Archbishop Edwin F. O’Brien welcomed eight men and women into full communion with the Catholic Church April 23, during the Easter Vigil at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland.

Beauty workshop: Artisan nuns use sacred art to bring people to God
Apr 24 2011
VATICAN CITY – From the outside, they looked like large blocks of red clay, but hidden within were the contours of Pope John Paul II, waiting for 660 pounds of molten bronze to be poured inside and to become a statue.

Vacation Bible camps offer a Catholic flavor
Apr 23 2011
St. Michael the Archangel second -graders Persis Prenger and Nathan Rippel can’t wait for their Overlea’s parish’s upcoming vacation Bible camp.

Faith-filled surfer inspires Hollywood star, director
Apr 23 2011
SAN DIEGO – When Dennis Quaid agreed to star in the new film “Soul Surfer,” it represented a career first: the only time the actor had ever accepted a role before reading the script.

Basilica Place marks 30 years of making a home for seniors
Apr 21 2011
It’s hard to believe that it’s been 30 years since Catholic Charities first put into bricks and mortar its belief that everyone is entitled to a home.

St. Mary’s Seminary commemorates Shoah
Apr 20 2011
St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Roland Park remembered the victims of the Holocaust, or Shoah, with its 26th annual Yom HaShoah Memorial April 13.