| May 24, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Bishop John Noonan of Orlando's Catholic diocese is set to ordain four men to the order of priesthood on Saturday, May 25, at 10 a.m.
The men will be ordained at St. James Cathedral, 215 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando.
The four men, who have each been...
| May 20, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Washington Post writer Michelle Boorstein tells of the growing number of seminary graduates who have no plans to become pastors:
Alethea Allen, a Virginia resident, graduated this week from Wesley Theological Seminary in Northwest Washington after years...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Monsignor Edward Michael Miller, the longtime pastor of St. Bernardine's Roman Catholic Church who was recalled as the "shepherd" of West Baltimore, died Sunday as he prepared to say Mass. He was 68.
Monsignor Miller was found by parish members when he...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:20 AM
When Our Lady of the Angels Chapel was built and dedicated in the early 20th century, it was surrounded by the rolling hills and open countryside of a farm that served as a retreat for the members of the Catholic order of the Sulpician Fathers.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
CHESHIRE — The Legionaries of Christ, a religious order plagued in the late 1990s and early 2000s by allegations of sexual abuse against its founder, announced on Thursday that an independent investigation had revealed "significant evidence" of...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:48 PM
MEXICO CITY — It is a distressingly common part of life in modern Mexico: the bullying phone call demanding that the person who answers pay up — or else. Businesses get the extortion calls. Families get them.
And now, apparently, so has...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:14 PM
LEBANON, Pa. — It had been six years since the Rev. Frank Schaefer officiated at the wedding of his son, Tim, to another man — long enough that he rarely thought about the ceremony anymore.
Long enough that he didn't expect it to become an...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:09 AM
PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- A suspected U.S. drone attack early Thursday on a religious seminary believed to be linked to the ruthless Haqqani insurgent network killed at least six people and wounded eight, according to police and witnesses.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:10 PM
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A suspected
U.S. drone fired on an Islamic seminary in Pakistan's
northwestern region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa early on Thursday,
killing at least five people, police said.
Pakistan publicly opposes U.S....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Below is a basic approximation of how students would be moved out of each school under each hypothetical scenario. Look under school heading to find out if and how school boundaries in your community could be affected. No scenario has been decided upon as...
| Oct 18, 2013
— Before the sun rose too high above the guard tower one recent morning, prisoner Juan Meneses finished his daily gardening routine, raced across campus and bounded into theology class 15 minutes late.
Meneses, 35, didn't have time to take his...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A Lutherville couple with a seemingly endless supply of fake blood and a relentless desire to spill it will host another edition of their Timonium Scaregrounds event this year.
On Saturday, Oct. 19, Steve Bauer and his wife, Marianne Wittlesberger...