Cardinal Sean O’Malley
Cardinal Sean O’Malley will join seven others on a new Vatican anti-abuse commission.
Around the world, Christians are celebrating the birth of the savior.
Pine Street Inn marked Christmas Tuesday with a special Christmas Eve luncheon.
Pope Francis has responded to complaints that he has largely ignored the clerical sex abuse scandal by assembling a panel of experts to advise the Holy See on protecting children from pedophiles and helping abuse victims heal.
At least one cardinal is rooting for the Red Sox in the World Series.
Cardinal Sean O’Malley skipped Boston College’s commencement Monday because of the involvement of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, who supports a bill in his country that would allow abortion.
Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley has announced that he plans to boycott Boston College commencement ceremonies over the fact that Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny would be receiving an honorary degree from the Catholic school.
President Barack Obama joined local religious leaders including Cardinal Sean O’Malley, Gov. Deval Patrick and Mayor Tom Menino as he addressed an interfaith service in the aftermath of Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings.
Pope Francis has appointed Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley and eight other priests from around the globe to a permanent advisory group to study reform in the Vatican bureaucracy.
Palm Sunday and the start of Holy Week also celebrates the return of Cardinal Sean O’Malley to Boston.