Baltimore Archdiocese Planning to Shutter 65% of its Parishes

The Baltimore Archdiocese is planning to close about two-thirds of its churches in the city and county as the organization continues to be embroiled in bankruptcy proceedings regarding restitution for victims of child sexual assault. The plan would shutter 40 of the archdiocese’s 61 parishes, consolidating the congregations and closing some of the most historic … Read more