“The Annunciation to Mary inaugurates ‘the fullness of time’,the time of the fulfillment of God's promises and preparations.” (CCC 484)
The cardinal served as archbishop of Baltimore from 1989 to 2007. He was 86.
The Holy Father commended the souls of those who died ‘to the loving mercy of Almighty God’ and prayed for the grieving families.
Here are some of our old favorites from over the years and new ones that have surprised us as delicious and perfect for Lent.
The March 22 attack left at least five dead, including one police officer, and at least 40 injured.
The abuse survivor’s resignation this month from the Vatican commission to protect minors has focused public attention on the issue.
Last May, revelations of the apparitions known as Our Lady of the Rosary of San Nicolás through 1990 were declared to be worthy of belief.
A Pennsylvania high school is involved in a lawsuit for allowing a female student into the boys’ locker room.
A March 20 letter, organized by the Susan B. Anthony List, was addressed to U.S. senators.
The diocesan decree came from Michele Pennisi, bishop of Monreale, near Palermo in Sicily, Italy.