November 20, 2012

Archdiocese-UMMS Reach Agreement on Continued Operation of St. Joseph as a Catholic Hospital

Archbishop William E. Lori, Archbishop of Baltimore, announced today that the Archdiocese of Baltimore and the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) have reached agreement on terms that will allow St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson to continue operating as a Catholic hospital. The assets of St. Joseph, which has operated as a Catholic hospital...
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St. Joseph Medical Center to remain Catholic hospital

Archbishop William E. Lori announced Nov. 20 that the Archdiocese of Baltimore and the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) have
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Baltimore Ravens safety Bernard Pollard visits Calvert Hall

Baltimore Ravens safety Bernard Pollard invigorated students and staff of Calvert Hall College High School in Towson Nov. 20 when he spoke at the school’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes Turkey Bowl Breakfast. About 100 students gathered in the school’s Carlo Crispino Center to listen to the 27-year old Baltimore Raven
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‘Tis the season comes earlier than ever

I was in Ocean City last weekend to cover the Baltimore Youth Catholic Conference, which attracted about 450 adults and youths from across the Archdiocese of Baltimore.Driving down Coastal Highway in Ocean City, the weekend before Thanksgiving, I was surprised to see hotels and condominiums already decorated for Christmas. “Happy
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Oh, when the saint books come marching in…

  When I was a child, we celebrated saints throughout the month of November. Every night at dinner one of us would read a story about a saint aloud. One year my mother even gave us a saints exam. Fortunately she was an easy grader. As we grew older, we moved our
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