Faith Formation of Youth and Young Adults


Scouting Ministry

Welcome to Boston Catholic Scouting! For more information, please visit or contact Scouting liaison, Kathryn Griffin.

Upcoming Events and Deadlines:   

Scouting Boards of Review 

Annual Scouting Awards Mass  
The annual Catholic Scouting Awards Mass will be held on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 2 pm at Our Lady Help of Christians Church in Newton.  We encourage all Boy/Girl Scout troops and their families to join us for this special celebration.  

Adult Award Nominations   
The deadline for the adult award nominations is March 20, 2018. All nominations should be submitted to Jim Quinn.   


Catholic Boy Scout Emblem Price Changes  
Please allow for a three week turn-around between all Scouting emblem application submissions and the time of the emblem mailings.  

The emblem distribution company, ESCO, Inc. recently raised the Boy Scout emblem prices.  As a result, the new prices for the Boy Scout emblems are as follows:  

Pope Pius XII: $16.50
Ad Altari Dei: $16.50
Parvuli Dei: $15.00
Light of Christ: $15.00 

For more information on Boy/Girls Scout religious emblems, please visit our or contact the following:   

  • Co-chair representing the Boy Scouts for the Catholic Committee on Scouting: 
    Jim Quinn or 978-346-0072  
  • Co-chair representing the Girl Scouts for the Catholic Committee on Scouting: 
    Lois Abramo or 508-528-3817 
  • Archdiocese of Boston Liaison for the Catholic Committee on Scouting:
    Kathryn Griffin or 617-746-5758