Cardinal Sean O’Malley is in Rome for the beatification of Pope John Paul II, and many parishioners said they were excited about the event.
The state’s four Catholic bishops have joined a call for the state to eliminate funding for a sexual education website aimed at teens.
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.
Boston Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley is in Ireland conducting a Vatican-commissioned assessment of the Archdiocese of Dublin’s response to sexual abuse.
Cardinal Sean O’Malley is seeking opinions from Catholics who attended seven closed parishes as he decides whether to sell their churches, some of which have been occupied in protest for six years.