| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Jhpiego will use a $3 million grant from The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to expand acess to birth control implants to developing countries.
The efforts by Jhpiego, an international non-profit organization affiliated with Johns Hopkins University,...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In her recent commentary concerning Baltimore's pregnancy-center ordinance ("Free services? Some 'threat,'" July 17), Marta H. Mossburg overlooks key evidence relied on by the Baltimore City Council that pregnancy centers often engage in deceptive...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
My new book concerns the countercultural views of today's progressive Democrats. This is not your father's liberalism, and it is certainly far removed from the local Democratic Party I was exposed to as a young kid growing up in Arbutus. That Democratic...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:45 PM
ROME — In an extraordinary, wide-ranging interview, Pope Francis expressed frustration that the Catholic Church is “obsessed” with issues such as abortion, homosexuality and contraception, and called instead for a focus on healing and...
| May 2, 2013
| 8:26 AM
In the United States of 2013, any youngster can walk into a store and buy a bottle of aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen or some other pain reliever without showing any identification, parental consent or a doctor's order. They don't have to be 15 or 17 or...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Archbishop William E. Lori writes that religious freedom is under threat in the United States by the exclusion of religious values from public life ("Religious freedom under threat in U.S.," June 16). This is difficult to understand in Maryland where...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:15 AM
In his recent op-ed ("Religious freedom under threat at home," June 16), Archbishop William E. Lori makes reference to the erosion of religious freedom. But I would ask his excellency to speak plainly: the threat to religious freedom to which he alludes...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 7:00 AM
I agree with the title of Archbishop William E. Lori's recent Op-Ed ("A fight for freedom," June 27), but not much else. Whose freedom is the archbishop fighting for?
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishopsclaims its religious freedom is being violated...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:19 AM
Wednesday is World Population Day! Why does that matter? Unlike Slurpee Day — also Wednesday — or National Hot Dog Day (July 21), population growth has a direct effect on you, your children, your future and the health of our planet.
| May 16, 2012
| 6:20 AM
For local artisan Sebastian Martorana, more than 80 hours of intricate carving came to the final test Tuesday morning, as final preparations were being made for the installation of the new archbishop of Baltimore.
Martorana, who had chiseled the coat...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Today's installation of William E. Lori as the 16th archbishop of Baltimore is a noteworthy event, not only for the half-million Catholics in an archdiocese that stretches from Middle River to the mountains of Western Maryland, but for non-Catholics, too....
| May 22, 2012
| 4:02 PM
As Catholic institutions across the country sue the Obama administration over new health insurance rules, Baltimore's new archbishop is scheduled to speak in Washington this week at a conference focusing on "Rising Threats to American Religious Freedom."...