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A Light Brightly Visible 2.0

Archbishop William E. Lori’s latest pastoral letter addresses how the Lord calls every member of the Archdiocese of Baltimore to holiness and missionary discipleship.

The Year of the Eucharist

The Year of the Eucharist was developed by Archbishop William Lori to help us as we move along our path of life and offer us concrete ways to connect with the Lord and experience his never-ending light.

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Catholic Review Radio

Vince Vaise, one of the world’s foremost experts on the history of the Battle of Baltimore and Fort McHenry, talks about the fascinating history of the battle that inspired our national anthem and shares Catholic connections in the fort’s long history. Listen below

Featured Homily

Priests and deacons throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore provide wonderful spiritual insights through their homilies and reflections.

Press play below to listen to our featured homily from Capuchin Franciscan Father Paul Zaborowski of St. Ambrose in Park Heights. For more homilies, click here.

Child Protection, Accountability and Transparency

Ideas and insights from our community

Blogs & Commentary

  • Celebrations, milestones and golden gifts (7 Quick Takes)Celebrations, milestones and golden gifts (7 Quick Takes)
    I’m really enjoying connecting and reconnecting with people I’ve missed so much over the past 15 months. Read more »
  • When they grow upWhen they grow up
    It was a summer evening, and I was home from college. My father and I were taking a walk together through my parents’ neighborhood when we saw a mother and her little girl—maybe 6 or 7 years old—walking on the other side of the street. My father waved, and the… Read more »
  • The saving gift of fatherhoodThe saving gift of fatherhood
    I expected fatherhood to change the routines of my life. Everyone told me it would. Goodbye, sleep. Hello, collapsing in exhaustion at 8 p.m. What I did not suppose was the way fatherhood would be an occasion for conversion. Read more »
  • Back to basicsBack to basics
    Happiness is putting God first, and letting everything else go. I can’t say I have always done that, but I know that is the secret of happiness. Read more »
  • Serving platters, books, a broken fridge, and other excitement (7 Quick Takes)Serving platters, books, a broken fridge, and other excitement (7 Quick Takes)
    Finding happiness in the simple things Read more »
  • Eucharist: Sacrament of unityEucharist: Sacrament of unity
    Pundits often remind us that our nation is badly divided – politically, culturally and economically. We can scarcely agree on anything, even fundamental truths and values. Nor do we hesitate to assign blame for these divisions. Anyone with an electronic device can join in the fray and many do. Few… Read more »

Legacy Continues

New Catholic school on track for Baltimore

On Oct. 23, Archbishop William E. Lori broke ground on Mother Mary Lange Catholic School, the first Catholic elementary school to be built in the city in 60 years! 

We are called to be a light brightly visible, not to proclaim ourselves but to proclaim Christ Jesus as Lord.”
– Archbishop William E. Lori 

Archbishop William E. Lori offers his homily during the opening Mass of the 136th Supreme Convention of the Knight of Columbus at the Baltimore Convention Center August 7. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)

Welcome to the Archdiocese of Baltimore

God calls the Catholics of the Archdiocese of Baltimore to be a welcoming, worshipping community of faith, hope, and love. Through his Spirit, the Lord Jesus lives in those who believe, and reaches into our world with his saving message and healing love.

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The Archdiocese of Baltimore has 153 parishes and missions located in nine counties and the City of Baltimore.

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Your Church at Work

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