Catholic Schools In Massachusetts Face Wave Of ClosuresCatholic church officials say nearly a dozen Catholic schools have closed in Massachusetts this year and more could shutter as the economic toll of the coronavirus pandemic mounts.
Church Bells To Toll In Unison Across Eastern Massachusetts This EasterThere will be a special moment reaching into communities across the region when church bells toll in unison.
Coronavirus Closes Churches For Holy Week, Boston Archdiocese Puts Services OnlineThe coronavirus pandemic has forced Catholics to make some major changes during Holy Week.
Coronavirus Shutdown: Catholics Around Boston Find Ways To Support ParishesIn these times of overwhelming uncertainty, it’s difficult for everyone to be apart from the people, places and routines they love. For those of faith, that includes where they worship.
Boston Archdiocese Launches 90-Day Fundraiser For Parishes In Coronavirus CrisisThe Archdiocese of Boston is asking for help from parishioners during the coronavirus outbreak.
Framingham Priest Put On Leave Following Abuse AllegationThe Archdiocese of Boston says the allegation of abuse dates to about 2006.
Cathedral Of The Holy Cross Ready For Palm Sunday After $26 Million RenovationThe first major renovation of the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in 150 years is just about done.
I-Team: Priest On List Of Clergy Credibly Accused Of Sex Abuse Changed His NameThe pain of the sexual abuse that Mark Powell says he suffered while studying at a religious order in Iowa 41 years ago, deepened after learning his abuser later became a Catholic priest.
Boston Cardinal Expands Review Of Seminary Abuse AllegationsCardinal Sean O'Malley announced Thursday he is expanding an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations at one seminary to all three of seminaries in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston.
St. John's Seminary Shakeup Amid Probe Into Sexual Misconduct ClaimsThe rector of St. John's Seminary has been placed on leave after claims by former seminarians of sexual misconduct there.
Boston Archdiocese Opens New Church In Seaport DistrictThe Archdiocese of Boston is opening its first new church in the City of Boston in more than 60 years this weekend.
Parishioners Hold Final Service At Scituate Church After 11-Year VigilThe Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini held their last service Sunday morning, ending their 11-year, 24/7 vigil to try to keep the church open after it was closed by the Boston Archdiocese.
Archdiocese Helps Catholic Commuters Keep The Faith On Ash WednesdayThe Archdiocese of Boston fully recognizes how busy people are and that some may not be able to attend mass. So, they brought the ashes to the parishioners.
Appeals Court To Consider Evicting Protesters From Scituate ChurchParishioners holding a round-the-clock protest in a closed Catholic church for nearly 11 years will have their day in court this week.
Archdiocese Takes Parishioners Of Closed Church To CourtThe Archdiocese of Boston is taking some local parishioners to court for occupying a closed Roman Catholic Church.