Easter: A Time of Conversion and Encounter

In the last year, the Archdiocese of Baltimore began a renewal process that we call “Be Missionary Disciples”.  Read more

Mission Matters: April 18, 2017

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Easter, A Time of Conversion and Encounter by Lia Salinas, Director of Hispanic Ministry

From our staff to yours:

Wishing you and your parishioners all the joys and blessings of this Easter octave! Alleluia, He is risen indeed!

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Atlas and Christ

A Reflection from Ven. Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, from his book, Our Grounds for Hope: Enduring Words of Comfort and Assurance

“Opposite St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York is a giant statue of Atlas, bending and groaning and grunting under the weight of the world. That is modern man! Read more

Mission Matters: April 11, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Marriage and Family Life upcoming events; Evangelizing with Hispanic tradition of Holy Week; Good Friday Way of the Cross; Shrines for evangelization; Adoration and young people; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Caring for Ourselves so We May Care for Others

I have often heard that before I can care for others, I must care for myself. Another way of looking at this is that I can’t give to others what I don’t have myself. If I am to minister to others and lead them to a relationship with Christ, it is essential that I take time for my own relationship with Him. Read more

Mission Matters: April 4, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Formation for YA ministry; Retreat for families with special needs; Given retreat in Severna Park; Sr Mary Teresa Day; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Are You Alive?

We don’t go through Lent, through the sacrifice, penance, and prayer to finish the forty days and continue to stay in the tomb. If we are preparing ourselves for the Easter celebration then it seems obvious that we’re preparing ourselves for joy. What does joy look like? How about … Read more

Mission Matters: Mar. 28, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Remembering Cardinal Keeler; Retreat for Families with Special Needs; Leader training for ministry to divorced and separated; Resource spotlight – St. Paul Street Evangelization; Post-abortion healing retreats; Prepare-Enrich training; MD March for Life rescheduled; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Join a Vibrant Community of Evangelizers at the ChristLife National Training Conference

The ChristLife process is a proven method of evangelization and renewal used by Catholic parishes across the country. The upcoming ChristLife National Training Conference is an opportunity to be inspired, equipped, and connected so you can bring ChristLife to your home parish. Read more

Mission Matters: Mar. 21, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: NFP training; New sacramental prep program; Resource spotlight – Altaration; Marriage as a charism; Transitions, plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

When D(iagnosis)-Day isn’t an End . . .

Rapid advancements in perinatal testing equip families with information about their newest members as they prepare to welcome them. This information can be so valuable for families to prepare their hearts and homes for children with special needs or to prepare emotionally for what might be a short time with their children. Imagine the range of emotions: joy, devastation, anticipation, fear, stress, and others that they may experience. Read more

Mission Matters: Mar. 14, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: ChristLife National Training Conference; Resource spotlight – Kerygma 4 Kids; Single Again Conference; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more