Archbishop O’Brien Makes First Visit to Carroll County Parishes

Archbishop Edwin F. O’Brien will conduct pastoral visits at each Catholic parish in Harford County on March 27, as part of his ongoing effort to become familiar with the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

He will visit St. Bartholomew (Manchester), St. Joseph (Taneytown), St. John (Westminster) and St. Joseph (Eldersburg) on Thursday.

Archbishop O’Brien was installed as the 15th Archbishop of Baltimore on October 1st and has already visited more than 100 parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore, which consists of Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, and Washington Counties and Baltimore City.

Media Note: Members of the media wishing to cover the Archbishop’s tour of Carroll County parishes are asked to contact Sean Caine, Director of Communications for the Archdiocese at (410) 547-5378 or

Sean Caine

Sean Caine is Vice Chancellor and Executive Director of Communications