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New superintendent brings a passion for Catholic education to Baltimore

Choosing between public and private education for your child can be one of the hardest decisions a parent has to make. But for Dr. Donna Hargens, the new superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Baltimore, it’s an investment ...

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2 business leaders named to Catholic schools posts

Archbishop William E. Lori announced that James B. Sellinger, a former IBM vice president who led the company’s operations in Baltimore for 20 years, has agreed to serve as chancellor of education for the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s school system.  The ...

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Top bishop: We won’t give in on birth control rule

A top American bishop said Tuesday the Roman Catholic church will not comply with the Obama administration requirement that most employers provide health insurance covering birth control. New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, ...

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Townsend, Catholic supporters of same-sex marriage speak out

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, a former Maryland lieutenant governor and member of one of the nation’s most well-known Catholic political families, has joined supporters of a Maryland law allowing same-sex marriage. Townsend, the eldest child of Robert F. Kennedy, noted her ...

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Lawyer Kathleen Asdorian leads canonization effort for Mary Virginia Merrick

For some lawyers, there is nothing more holy than the law, but Bethesda attorney Kathleen Asdorian’s bible is not just the Constitution, but the good book itself. Asdorian, who owns her own title company, Foundation Title Inc., moonlights as the ...

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Catholic directives play key role in St. Joseph sale

The ethical and religious directives that define Catholic-based health care were an integral part of the exclusive negotiation agreement struck last week between St. Joseph Medical Center and the favored buyer, University of Maryland Medical System, officials of both hospitals ...

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