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Blessing of the animals brings pets, photos and toys together with...

Students at schools around the Diocese of Wilmington marked the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi by bringing their pets – or a reasonable...

Update: Supreme Court rules in favor of historic Maryland Peace Cross

WASHINGTON -- In a 7-2 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of preserving a historic cross-shaped memorial in Bladensburg, Maryland saying the...

Maryland jousting tradition celebrates 150 years in Cordova

CORDOVA, Md. – This year’s St. Joseph’s Church Jousting Tournament will mark its 150th anniversary Aug. 1 while bidding farewell to a prominent aspect...

Mount St. Mary’s seminarian from Kansas believed drowned after saving a...

WICHITA, Kan. — Brian Bergkamp, a seminarian from the Diocese of Wichita who was studying at a Maryland seminary, is believed dead after saving...

Father Daniel Berrigan, Jesuit advocate for justice, peace, poor, dies at...

Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan, an early critic of U.S. military intervention in Vietnam who for years challenged the country’s reliance on military might, died...

‘Dangerous’ Maryland physician-assisted suicide bill withdrawn from committee

Catholic News Service ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A measure that would have legalized physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients in the state of Maryland has been...

Maryland governor visits Catholic Charities’ meal program in Baltimore, praises its...

Catholic News Service BALTIMORE — As Maryland Gov. Lawrence Hogan Jr. plopped chicken, rice and gravy onto plates that would be served to hundreds of...

Celebrating a 250-year mission of faith in Cordova, Maryland

For The Dialog CORDOVA, Md. — Childhood friends Margaret Edmunds and Henrietta Callahan Wood stepped back 80 years Sunday as they walked through Old St....

Maryland governor commutes sentences of last four men on death row

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland’s outgoing Gov. Martin O’Malley announced Dec. 31 he would commute the death sentences of the last four inmates on the...

Good Shepherd students hope Md. lawmakers pass education credit bills

For The Dialog   PERRYVILLE, Md. — Seventh- and eighth-grade students at Good Shepherd School had anticipated a trip to Annapolis on March 4 to not...

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