The Order of Malta Boston Auxiliary
will lead Malta Walks on the following upcoming Wednesday evenings at 6.30 pm (please note the hour time change for autumn)
: 26 October; 9 & 23 November; 7 & 21 December
. Participants go out from the Cathedral’s Deacon Rosa Room, distribute critical resources including food and clothes and, as Pope Francis challenges the Church, engage those who the program serves. Please meet in the Parish Hall and enter via the Union Park Street entrance.
The Annual Red Mass for legal professionals will take place on Sunday 30 October at 11.30 am
. Please click here for more information from the Catholic Lawyers Guild
Our Annual Organ Benefit Concert will take place on Sunday 30 October at 2.00 pm
. Marie-Bernadette Dufourcet Hakim, an internationally renowned Concert Artist and Professor at the University of Bordeaux, will preform music of Couperin, Bach, Franck, Langlais, Hakim, and Improvisation on Submitted Themes. Please join us to support our music ministries.
The Cathedral Cares Health Outreach will hold flu clinics & blood pressure screenings for those over the age of 18 from 10.00 am until 12.00 pm on the following days: Sunday 30 October; Tuesday 1 November 2016 (until 1.00 pm); Sunday 6 November 2016; Tuesday 8 November 2016; Tuesday 15 November 2016; and Sunday November 20, 2016
. Please enter via Union Park Street near the handicap ramp to access the services outside the Cathedral’s Lady Chapel on the lower level. For more information, please contact the parish office at 617-542-5682.
The Parish Community needs volunteers to serve as greeters and Eucharistic ministers. This opportunity affords everyone the opportunity to serve, learn about our faith and helps to welcome those who come to reengage their life in the Church. Please call the Parish Office or email email@example.com for more information.
On Friday 23 September 2016, the feast of St. Padre Pio, the Capuchin Friars who run the Shrine of Saint Padre Pio transported the Saint’s heart form San Giovanni Rotondo in Italy to the Cathedral for day long veneration. Please click here to see photos of this historic visit.
On October 4, the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Animals, the Cathedral of the Holy Cross Parish blessed all animals and pets at 6.00 p.m. The blessing took place on Union Park Street side (handicap ramp entrance) of the church in the garden area. The Boston Water and Sewer Commission distributed reusable pet disposable bags and information. Please click here to see photos of this community event.
His Eminence, Seán Cardinal O’Malley ordained Bishops-elect Robert Reed and Mark O’Connell, JCD to the episcopacy on 24 August 2016, the Feast of St. Bartholomew, at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. Please pray for the new Bishops in their responsibilities in the Archdiocese. For more information, please visit the ordination information site here
Important Mass Time Change ~ Beginning on Sunday 7 February 2016
, the Mass in the Extraordinary Form (Latin) will begin at 10.00 am
in the Lady Chapel in the lower level rather than 11.00 am.
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