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  • Archdiocese of Baltimore announces the listening phase for the ‘Seek the City to Come’ initiative

    Dear Friends in Christ, Today, I am blessed to share with you important news that we are taking our first steps to reimagine Catholic life in Baltimore City and some nearby suburbs. I invite you to join me in this shared effort — an undertaking we’re calling Seek the City to Come (HEB 13:14)— that will enable the Church to become more fully alive and better serve the diverse needs of our faith community and beyond in and around Baltimore. Seek the City to Come is about fortifying the Church in our mission of proclaiming the Gospel and celebrating the Sacraments. We are calling on the people of God to creatively renew the foundation and footprint in the city to bring new life, new enthusiasm, new pastoral activity and, yes, a new use for some structures. Guided by our Urban Vicar, Bishop Bruce Lewandowski, we are prayerfully embarking on a...
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  • La Arquidiócesis de Baltimore anuncia la iniciativa ‘Busca la ciudad por venir’

    Queridos amigos en Cristo, Hoy, tengo la bendición de compartir con ustedes la importante noticia de que estamos dando nuestros primeros pasos para re imaginar la vida católica en la ciudad de Baltimore y algunos suburbios cercanos. Los invito a unirse a mí en este esfuerzo compartido, una iniciativa que llamamos Busquemos la Ciudad Por Venir (Heb 13:14). Con ella, aspiramos a que la Iglesia esté más viva y atienda mejor las diversas necesidades de nuestra comunidad de fe y más allá; en Baltimore y alrededores. Busquemos la Ciudad Por Venir busca fortalecer a la Iglesia en nuestra misión de proclamar el Evangelio y celebrar los Sacramentos. Hacemos un llamado al pueblo de Dios para que renueve creativamente los cimientos y la huella de la Iglesia en Baltimore, con el fin de traer nueva vida, nuevo entusiasmo, nueva actividad pastoral y, sí, un nuevo uso para algunas de nuestras estructuras....
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  • Archbishop Lori’s Homily: Admission to Candidacy

    “Getting there” is a life-long process but now with fixed points along the way: lector, acolyte, and God willing, diaconal ordination – and your ongoing formation as deacons, a formation that ceases only when you enter into heavenly glory.