Baltimore

May 05, 2019
Introducing girls to Catholic sisters who look like them is one goal of National Catholic Sisters Week, and it was advanced in a vibrant way thanks to the nation’s oldest African American order. On March 14, thanks to support from a NCSW mini-grant, a group of middle-school girls were able...
February 05, 2019
As part of National Catholic Sisters Week, the Carmelite Sisters will host a retreat for teens preparing for the sacrament of confirmation. Funded by an NCSW mini-grant, the retreat will be held March 9 at the Carmelite Monastery of Baltimore. Around 50 teens are expected to attend. We caught up...
April 18, 2018
When the middle schoolers at St. Francis International in Silver Spring, Md., visited the Oblate Sisters of Providence at nearby Mount Providence Convent as part of National Catholic Sisters Week, their eyes and hearts were opened. “I felt like I belonged here,” one student told the video team...