Tag Archives: Mother’s Day 2017

Baltimore mom prays for racial healing, solutions to social injustice

(Part of a Mother’s Day series) By Tyler Orsburn Catholic News Service BALTIMORE (CNS) — Crystal Morris is a busy woman. The 55-year-old West Baltimore resident makes sure her neighborhood church is always open for those who seek Jesus. Nestled … Continue reading

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Catholic mom sees her 11 children as greatest Mother’s Day gift

(Part of a Mother’s Day series) By Chaz Muth Catholic News Service BOWIE, Md. (CNS) — Mother’s Day will greet Amy Laddbush of Bowie with plentiful sounds as her husband and 11 children clamor to express their appreciation for her … Continue reading

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Iraqi immigrant mother holds to faith, heritage in U.S.

(Part of a Mother’s Day series) By Nancy Wiechec Catholic News Service PHOENIX (CNS) — Chaldean immigrant Maureen Antwan wants two things for her children — for them to keep the faith and do well in school. “To just be … Continue reading

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All maternal figures, including church, to be honored on Mother’s Day

(Part of a Mother’s Day series) By Chaz Muth Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — Pope Francis has spent his papacy reflecting on the role of mothers in society and trying to bring that maternal warmth to the Catholic Church. … Continue reading

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