Pilgrims bring home memories of Ireland
Oct 25 2013
Travelers took in plenty of scenery during an Oct. 7-16 pilgrimage to Ireland led by Father T. Austin Murphy.
Budding Indiana Jones: Our Lady of Hope parishioner enthusiastic about archeology
Oct 05 2013
Marylynne Sitko, an Arabic language and religious studies major, participated in an archaeological dig near Jerusalem.
Ignatian retreat exercises heart, mind, soul
Sep 26 2013
On the second week of September, Paul McMullen was one of 30 adults who attended an Ignatian retreat.
Oregon priests’ trip to Grand Canyon becomes journey to human hearts
Sep 07 2013
Four young priests serving in Oregon set out this summer for an adventure.
This ‘bike gang’ aims to serve community, spread Catholic faith, values
Aug 04 2013
Members of the Knights on Bikes adamantly make it clear that they are not a “bike gang.”
World Youth Day grows a Baltimore woman’s spirit
Aug 02 2013
Myoshi Smith, a parishioner of Immaculate Conception in Baltimore, was among those who traveled to World Youth Day.
Venturing to the Holy Land
Jul 19 2013
we’re inviting you – faithful foodies – to an experience of the Holy Land. “Taste and see the goodness of the Lord.”
Popes put personal stamp on World Youth Day celebrations
Jul 10 2013
Blessed John Paul II rallied young Catholics, Pope Benedict XVI instructed them and Pope Francis is preparing to send them out on mission.
Ireland ‘Gathering’ will include Catholic Review-led pilgrims
Jul 07 2013
The Catholic Review will sponsor a trip to Ireland Oct. 7-16.
Rio host families open homes, hearts to World Youth Day volunteers
Jun 20 2013
Volunteers are preparing for 2 million pilgrims that will arrive in Rio de Janeiro July 23-28 for World Youth Day.
Before mortal remains of St. Valentine, couples pledge unending love
Feb 14 2013
Engaged couples in Italy participate in an annual "promise Mass" at the Basilica of St. Valentine.
Let’s Go! Vatican: New guidebook gives tourist tips, scholarly details
Jan 28 2013
The official Vatican City travel guide was released, aimed at making life easier for pilgrims and tourists, and offering accurate and exhaustive details for scholars and historians.
Postcard from Rome: A wedding in Tuscany
Oct 09 2012
Cardinal O'Brien and Monsignor Parker attend a joyful wedding celebrated in four languages.
Postcards from Rome: Heading for the hills
Sep 05 2012
A long tradition in Rome is the mass exodus during the month of August.
Pope Benedict is first person signed up for WYD Rio 2013
Aug 31 2012
VATICAN CITY - Germans are known for being punctual, so perhaps it should be no surprise that Pope Benedict XVI was the first person signed up for World Youth Day 2013.