Under the plan, more church closings would be possible, but they would be initiated by the new parish groups, not the archdiocese, as they were during the recent, painful round of closings.
Parents of students at a Lawrence Catholic school say they feel deceived after hearing the school will close in June despite a successful fundraising campaign.
Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley has ordained six men into the priesthood.
An order of Roman Catholic nuns has sued the Boston Archdiocese and Cardinal Sean O’Malley after years of failed efforts to withdraw from a church-run pension fund.
The Boston Archdiocese has pulled the real estate listing of a closed Roman Catholic church, saying it was causing confusion about its intentions for the property.
The Boston Archdiocese recently fired a well-known church deacon and prison chaplain amid accusations that he smuggled drugs into a local prison.
A watchdog group is pushing Cardinal Sean O’Malley to release a promised list of suspected pedophile priests in Boston, highlighting a church document that indicates the list could include up to 40 names that haven’t been made public.
Cardinal Sean O’Malley has launched a campaign aimed at bringing lapsed Catholics back to church.
Boston Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley is in Ireland conducting a Vatican-commissioned assessment of the Archdiocese of Dublin’s response to sexual abuse.
Wednesday was day 2304 of the vigil inside the church of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini in Scituate.