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September 28, 2005

Workers Discover 140-Year-Old Paintings During Basilica Restoration Project

Four paintings of the Gospel evangelists, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, were recently uncovered by workers at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The distempered water-based paintings were discovered while the architect of the Basilica’s restoration project was performing a routine tapping check of the panels above...
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St. Margaret Celebrates 100 Years of Faith

BEL AIR, MD – St. Margaret Church will mark its 100th year on Saturday, October 1 at 5:30 p.m. by celebrating an Anniversary Mass. Cardinal William H. Keeler, Archbishop of Baltimore, will be the principle celebrant. There are currently 18,000 registered members at St. Margaret and as many as 7,000 people attend Mass on any...