Vatican public restrooms to include showers for the homeless
Nov 14 2014
The archbishop who distributes charity on behalf of Pope Francis has announced that the public restrooms in St. Peter’s Square will include showers.
St. Vincent de Paul expanding West Baltimore shelter Sarah's Hope
Nov 14 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore broke ground Oct. 31 on an $8.5 million renovation and expansion of Sarah’s Hope.
U.S. needs Founding Fathers’ religious liberty vision, Alito tells MD lawyers
Oct 31 2014
Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. linked the virtues of St. Thomas More to being a good lawyer in an Oct. 30 speech.
Hunger in a world of wasted food is a tragic paradox, pope says
Oct 17 2014
Providing food aid to people in need is not enough to eradicate world hunger, Pope Francis said.
'It makes sense to do what we do,' says Culture of Life Medal recipient
Oct 06 2014
In his homily, Bishop Madden compared God to an artist.
‘Freedom to serve’ gets to heart of matter for Catholics’ everyday charity
Jul 02 2014
St. Clare's ministry of feeding those who are hungry exemplifies the theme of this year’s Fortnight for Freedom, the “freedom to serve.”
Anchor institutions including Baltimore’s Catholic colleges sign city plan focusing on four initiatives
Jun 26 2014
Leaders from Bon Secours Hospital, Loyola University Maryland and Notre Dame of Maryland University joined Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and leaders representing Baltimore’s education and medical institutions to sign the Baltimore City Anchor Plan June 25.
HUD rep: Catholic Charities’ new senior housing heeds Pope Francis
May 20 2014
Archbishop Lori blessed Village Crossroads I and II, which offer affordable housing for seniors in Nottingham.
Catholic mother of 10, philanthropist honored for raising seven Eagle Scouts
May 05 2014
Mary Agnes Lewis, a Howard County Catholic known for contributions to Catholic Charities, was named Eagle Scout Mom of the Year.
How can students and their families make college affordable?
May 03 2014
Here are 10 ways to curb college debt.
If these walls could talk - Mission BBQ owners share the passion behind their business
May 01 2014
Mission BBQ co-owners Stephen Newton and Bill Kraus' mission to serve goes well beyond providing barbecue and a tantalizing array of sauces.
Loyola University chemistry/bio major donates $1.5 million to the school
Apr 04 2014
“Loyola did something for me, and I want to do something for them,” said 1949 Loyola graduate Gordon Erberts.
Artistry meets dentistry in Catholic couple’s Frederick periodontal office
Mar 29 2014
Walking into Frederick Periodontal Associates feels more like entering a grand home than a periodontics office.
Job creation is essential for promoting human dignity, pope says
Mar 21 2014
The purpose of a job is not just to earn money, Pope Francis said.
Archdiocese ends fiscal year in strong position
Feb 21 2014
Buoyed by increased contributions and a strengthened economy, the Archdiocese of Baltimore ended Fiscal Year 2012-2013 in a stronger position.