People in the Archdiocese

The following provides information about the most influential men and women who have ministered to the people of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.


An ordinary is an officer of the church who by reason of office has ordinary power to execute the church’s laws.  There have been 16 ordinaries in the history of the Archdiocese of Baltimore. View a list of all 16 and a biography of each.


The Auxiliaries of the Archdiocese of Baltimore assist the Archbishop. A comprehensive list of all auxiliaries along with supplemental information about each is available.

Notable People

The list of notable people includes those whose ministry centered around the Baltimore Archdiocese. View a list of notable people with more information about each.