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Parishes and Schools In The Archdiocese Respond To The Newtown Tragedy

Parishes and Schools In The Archdiocese Respond To The Newtown Tragedy
December 17, 2012 Comments Off

As we all begin to absorb the tragic events in Newtown, CT parishes across the Archdiocese are organizing prayer vigils and encouraging acts of kindness to help begin the healing process for our friends in Newtown.  Following is a sample ... Read More »

Fran Rogers Sings the National Anthem at the Celtics Game

Fran Rogers Sings the National Anthem at the Celtics Game
December 14, 2012 Comments Off

Congratulations to Fran Rogers, Director of the Annual Fund at the Campaign for Catholic Schools, for singing the National Anthem at the Celtics Game! Job well done! Check out Fran here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EgcBvNUUBFw Read More »

Stay Up To Date On Pastoral Planning

Stay Up To Date On Pastoral Planning
December 13, 2012 Comments Off

It is important that we all stay up to date on pastoral Planning. Please click here to get the latest details. Thank you Read More »

Cardinal On Embracing the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe during this Year of Faith

Cardinal On Embracing the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe during this Year of Faith
December 13, 2012 Comments Off

Please read the Cardinal’s latest blog entry on “Embracing the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe during this Year of Faith.” Click here for the full entry.   Read More »

Clergy Funds Video – Fr. Skip Jennings

Clergy Funds Video – Fr. Skip Jennings
December 13, 2012 Comments Off

The Christmas Collection is nearly here and we are asking our parishioners to contribute what they can for the benefit of our priests like Fr. Skip Jennings. Take a look at this great video of Fr. Jennings as he reflects ... Read More »

Interesting tidbit: Amazon To Start Charging Sales Tax To Massachusetts Residents Next Fall (2013)

Interesting tidbit: Amazon To Start Charging Sales Tax To Massachusetts Residents Next Fall (2013)
December 11, 2012 Comments Off

Something to consider when you are doing your shopping next Fall Amazon.com will begin collecting taxes in Massachusetts, Governor Deval Patrick says By Glen Johnson and Laura Finaldi, Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent Amazon.com, the huge online retailer, will begin ... Read More »

More on the Holy Father Tweeting

More on the Holy Father Tweeting
December 11, 2012 Comments Off

Here is some information on the Holy Father’s tweeting which was just launched.  Check it out here Read More »

New York Times Analysis on Defeat of Question 2 in Massachusetts

New York Times Analysis on Defeat of Question 2 in Massachusetts
December 6, 2012 Comments Off

Massachusetts Debates ‘Death With Dignity’ By PAULA SPAN The memorial service for Michael Southerland recently drew more than 200 people to the Unitarian Society in Northampton, Mass. Friends, neighbors and co-workers offered funny and moving stories.  They sang; they cried. ... Read More »

Catholic Schools in Boston to Receive Gates Foundation Grants

Catholic Schools in Boston to Receive Gates Foundation Grants
December 5, 2012 Comments Off

Click here for some great news on funds from the Gates Foundation for Catholic Schools in Boston: Here is the press release announcing the grants Boston to deepen ties between traditional district, charter, and Catholic schools City awarded grant from ... Read More »

Christmas gift idea: The Pilot

Christmas gift idea: The Pilot
December 4, 2012 Comments Off

I have given this to friends in the past and it really is a great gift; economical and informative. http://www.thebostonpilot.com/    Read More »