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For Widow Of Slain Missionary, ‘It’s A Broken Plan Now’

Chung Hwan Park and his wife, Ae Suk Ko, had worked only a few weeks at the church retreat center in Frederick County, Md., when a woman arrived to drop off her 30-year-old son.

08/18/2015

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National Cathedral Dean To Step Down After 3 Years At Church

The Very Rev. Gary Hall says he will step down as dean of Washington National Cathedral and retire at the end of the year.

08/18/2015

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Ocean City Church Plans To Rebuild Following 2013 Arson

Officials at an Ocean City church are thinking about rebuilding after a 2013 fire destroyed the rectory.

07/29/2015

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Official Says Christian Retreat Heartbroken Over Stabbings

Operators of a rural Maryland religious retreat where a man was killed in a double stabbing are heartbroken over the weekend attack, a board member said Tuesday.

07/28/2015

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National Cathedral Celebrates Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling

Churches that have already embraced same-sex marriage are celebrating the Supreme Court’s ruling that legalizes same-sex marriages, including the National Cathedral.

06/26/2015

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National Cathedral Dean Wants To Remove Confederate Windows

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is calling for the removal of stained glass windows that depict the Confederate battle flag in the historic church.

06/25/2015

White ribbons commemorating shooting victims are placed on a railing outside Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 18, 2015.  Police captured the white suspect in a gun massacre at one of the oldest black churches in the United States, the latest deadly assault to feed simmering racial tensions. Police detained 21-year-old Dylann Roof, shown wearing the flags of defunct white supremacist regimes in pictures taken from social media, after nine churchgoers were shot dead during bible study on June 17t, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MLADEN ANTONOV        (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Vigils, Rallies Across Baltimore For Charleston Shooting

The suspect in the Charleston church massacre remains behind bars, as disturbing details continue to emerge about the case.

06/19/2015

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Council Rejects Plan For Reuse Of Ex-Presidential Retreat

The Frederick County Council has rejected a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation center linked to the Church of Scientology.

06/02/2015

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145-Year-Old Monkton Church Restored After 2014 Lightning Strike

A Baltimore County church held a re-dedication ceremony Sunday after it was damaged last summer by lightning.

05/31/2015

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Americans Losing Faith, But Local Church Seems To Be Exception

Americans are losing faith. A Pew survey reveals the number of Christians has been dropping dramatically over the past decade.

05/17/2015

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Episcopal Diocese Of Md. Announces Replacement For Heather Cook

The diocese tells our media partner, The Baltimore Sun, the Right Reverend Chilton R. Knudsen, a former bishop of Maine, will replace Heather Cook as assistant bishop.

05/11/2015

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Easter Celebrated Across Baltimore

Easter Sunday is a day many families spend time together remembering the sacrifice made by Jesus Christ.

04/05/2015

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