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Hundreds of young Catholics take to Baltimore streets and step into Holy Week
Hundreds of young Catholics take to Baltimore streets and step into Holy Week

They came together by the hundreds, sharing a common faith, facing 30-degree temperatures and occasional snow flurries as they walked three miles along Baltimore streets behind a hoisted wooden cross. Hundred of area Catholic youngsters took part in Saturday's 21st annual Youth and Young Adult Pilgrimage, as Christians around the world embarked upon Holy Week, the days leading to Easter. Archdiocese of Baltimore officials said 750 children participated in the procession from St. Mary's Park in West Baltimore to St. Casimir Church in Canton. The morning procession passed along St. Mary Street, Druid Hill Avenue and West Centre Street before a stop at the Baltimore Basilica,...

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