The Archdiocese of Baltimore is preparing for the sale of St. Peter the Apostle to a nearby non-Catholic church. St. Peter's, now part of a three-parish consolidation known as Transfiguration Catholic Community, will be sold to Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ.
Indy driver Helio Castroneves said before Sunday's Baltimore Grand Prix event that as a religious man he prays for everyone's safety. And if, God willing, there's an opportunity to quickly get by a competitor and get ahead in the race, he prays for that as well.
Archbishop Edwin F. O'Brien has been chosen to head a Catholic order of knights based in Rome, the Vatican announced Monday, an appointment likely to move O'Brien closer to becoming a cardinal, but also will make him the first of Baltimore's archbishops not to finish his career here.
He has skin like an armadillo. He keeps wrestling championship belts in his locker. He poses for photos with dead animals. He has had a rocket arm since he was an infant. His mullet has become legendary. Former Ravens third-stringer John Beck is suddenly the most interesting quarterback in Washington.