November 20, 2013

Archbishop Invites Area Catholics to Participate in Vatican Questionnaire

Archbishop William E. Lori is inviting Catholics in the Archdiocese of Baltimore, active and inactive, to participate in a questionnaire the Vatican has prepared in advance of next year’s Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on “Pastoral Challenges to the Family.” The Archdiocese has provided the questionnaire (in English and Spanish) to all pastors and is also...
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Thanksgiving prayers, blessings before the big meal, music, and reflections: Day 1

  INTRODUCTION: In the nine days leading up to Thanksgiving I will share a novena of prayers, blessings for the meal, reflections, and music selections that may enhance the celebration of this special day with your family and friends.     Day 1: Today I will share a general blessing for use with your family
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How do we plan for life everlasting?

Life everlasting or eternal life is a basic teaching of our Catholic Faith.
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Concluding an examination of Lumen Fidei in the Year of Faith

This is the fourth and final segment of Archbishop Lori's four-part series on Lumen Fidei in the Year of Faith.
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Notre Dame holds annual Eichner poetry competition

Notre Dame of Maryland University’s Sister Maura Eichner Award for Young Poets is accepting entries through Dec. 2.
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A visit to the cemetery

John and I did not take our boys to their cousin Georgie’s burial two weeks ago, but I have been wanting to show them where he is buried.So one day last week Daniel and I went. We found two sticks and made a cross on Georgie’s grave, which isn’t marked
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