Although Rob Walsh got to know the University of Maryland well when he was a student there from 1988 to 1992, there was one building on the College Park campus that he never graced.
"I never once stepped foot in the Catholic Student Center," Walsh said. "I was too busy doing fraternity parties and that kind of thing."
Walsh — now a priest for the Archdiocese of Washington — is in the building plenty these days: He’s chaplain of the Catholic Student Center.
And he pulls no punches when trying to reach his flock, many of whom live the life he once did.
Consider his homily at this year’s Ash Wednesday Mass, when he typically sees the most "Catholic Terps" (Maryland’s mascot is the...READ MORE