June 2, 2015

Carroll County parish dedicates new center for formation, fellowship

Archbishop Lori’s first visit to St. Joseph in Sykesville May 31 included the dedication of the parish's new Formation and Fellowship Center.
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Authors offer cultural background on church conflict with Galileo

While the authors never shy away from depicting ecclesiastical authorities opposing the new science, they avoid using the Galileo episode to attack the church, as so many people have done throughout the years. Rather, they show the churchmen’s sincerity, concerned and unsure as they were of how to absorb the new discoveries, not only for...
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Irish archbishop distances himself from U.S. cardinal’s same-sex remarks

The head of the Irish bishops’ conference distanced himself from comments made by U.S. Cardinal Raymond L. Burke concerning Irish voters who backed same-sex marriage.
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USCCB president calls same-sex marriage great social experiment

The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops called same-sex marriage “the greatest social experiment of our time” and said that “children do not need experiments,” but rather the love of a mother and father at the third annual March for Marriage rally supporting traditional marriage on Capitol Hill.
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Bring on the berries! Five favorite recipes for strawberry season

It’s strawberry time! We like them plain or sugared or dropped on one of those round yellow cake shells and smothered in whipped cream.We also have a few strawberry recipes we love. I've shared each of these before, but never in one convenient place. And who has time to hunt
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