LA's Gómez Elected First Hispanic Elected To Lead US Catholic BishopsGómez succeeds Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, archbishop of Galveston-Houston, whose presidency was complicated by the church's clergy sex-abuse crisis.
Catholic Bishops Vote To Authorize Third-Party System For Reporting Abuse AllegationsThe bishops and cardinals meet in Baltimore amid another sex scandal that broke last year in Pennsylvania, where a grand jury report charged 300 priests with more than 1,000 sexual assaults on children over 50 years.
Maryland Christians Reflect On Easter Sunday's MeaningChristians around the world celebrated Easter this Sunday, and in Baltimore, the message of rebirth and renewal was heard from the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.
Catholics Excused From Sunday Mass Due To WeatherBaltimore Archbishop William E. Lori is excusing Catholics from attending Sunday mass due to unsafe driving conditions that may occur after the storm.
Americans Losing Faith, But Local Church Seems To Be ExceptionAmericans are losing faith. A Pew survey reveals the number of Christians has been dropping dramatically over the past decade.
Christmas Eve Mass Helps Parishioners Find True Meaning Of HolidayWell before the gift giving and unwrapping begins, parishioners are heading to mass to remember the true meaning of Christmas.
Cardinal Celebrates Mass At Historic SitesThe Archdiocese of Washington is 75 years old, but Catholics in the diocese have been celebrating Mass for 380 years.
Maryland Catholics Celebrate Canonization Of Former PopesRoman Catholics celebrate two new saints in a historic ceremony that featured two living popes. Two former popes were elevated to sainthood.
Pope Francis Issues Manifesto About Church's New DirectionThe pope once again surprises his followers with a manifest that describes the direction he's taking the church.
Dozens There As New Bishop Sworn In SaturdayA big moment for a Baltimore religious leader. A new bishop is sworn in.
Woman Helps Bring Spanish Language Mass To ChurchesWhen Maria-Teresa D'Orazio began volunteering at St. Joseph-on-Carrollton Manor Catholic Church about 22 years ago, she noticed that none of her fellow Latinos attended Mass there.
Baltimore's Archbishop Speaks With WJZ About The Impact Of Pope Francis Catholics around the world continue to celebrate Pope Francis, including here in Baltimore.
Baltimore Catholics Honor Pope Benedict As He Officially Steps DownBaltimore area Catholics held special masses around the city to honor Pope Benedict XVI, who officially stepped down Thursday.
Local Parishioners Honor Pope Benedict With Special MassCatholics across Maryland honor Pope Benedict XVI. It's the first time in almost 600 years parishioners can give thanks to a living leader of the church.
New Baltimore Archbishop Installed WednesdayThere's a new hand at the helm of Baltimore's Catholic archdiocese. Wednesday afternoon, the church officially installed Rev. William Lori as the new Archbishop of Baltimore in an elaborate ceremony at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.