Archbishop Lori said after an onslaught of violence in Baltimore, and drug addiction plaguing the four-state region, the Pope can refocus the area’s attention back to its core - family.
A few hundred people gathered at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Hagerstown Sunday for the annual Corpus Christi procession.
More than one thousand Catholics attended Ash Wednesday services at Saint Mary's in Hagerstown, joining other Christians around the world as Lent begins.
"I particularly love this day because it really shows us what we believe in, that we actually believe this is Jesus and that he's with us in a special way."
It's not every day that an archbishop visits St. Mary's Catholic Church.