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The Metropolitan Archdiocese of Baltimore Latin: The archdiocese comprises the City of Baltimore and 9 of Maryland Diocese of baltimore 23 counties in the central and western portions of the state: The archdiocese is the metropolitan see of the larger regional Diocese of baltimore Province of Baltimore.

The Archdiocese of Baltimore is the oldest diocese in the United States whose see city was entirely within the nation's boundaries when the United States declared its independence in The Holy See granted the Archbishop of Baltimore the right of precedence in the nation at liturgies, meetings, and Plenary Councils on August 15, The Archdiocese of Baltimore has two major seminaries: Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg.

This archdiocese was featured in the Netflix documentary The Keepers exposing the sexual abuse history at Archbishop Keough High School and the murder of Sister Catherine Cesnik in It was revealed in late that the Archdiocese of Baltimore had paid off numerous settlements since for abuse victims.

Before and during the American Revolutionary Warthe Catholics in Great Britain's thirteen colonies in America and also its colonies in Canada were under the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the bishop of the Apostolic Vicariate of the London Districtin England. After the Treaty of Parissigned September 3,ended the war, Maryland clergy delivered a petition to Diocese of baltimore Holy Seeon November 6,for permission for the missionaries in the United States to nominate a superior who would have some of the powers of a bishop.

In response, Pope Diocese of baltimore VI on June 6,confirmed Father John Carrollwho had been selected by his brother priestsas Superior of the Missions in the newly independent thirteen United States of North America, with power to give the sacrament of confirmation.


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