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2014 Press Releases and Announcements

2014

September 

September 26, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network Annual Telethon
September 25, 2014 - ‘ Faustina ’ Live Drama Brings a Modern Message of Mercy to Audiences Across the Nation

August

July

June

June 30, 2014 - Cardinal O’Malley statement on HHS mandate Supreme Court decision
June 27, 2014 - State of Catholic Education in The Archdiocese of Boston is Strong  

June 26, 2014 - Cardinal O’Malley Welcomes Supreme Court Decision Affirming Freedom of Speech for Pro-Life Americans  

June 17, 2014 - Major Relic of St. John Paul II to Visit Boston This Weekend  

June 12, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network to Broadcast the Documentary, The Francis Effect  

June 12, 2014 - Teens Lining Up For 75th Annual Boston CYO Golf Tournament 

 June 12, 2014 - New Catholic Health Foundation of Greater Boston, Inc. Makes First Grants 

June 11, 2014 - Media - For planning purposes - Office for Black Catholic Ministries and Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity celebrations 

June 6, 2014 - Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley statement on the Prayer for Peace - Vatican on Sunday, June 8, 2014 
June 06, 2014 -  The CatholicTV Network to Broadcast Pentecost Vigil Mass with Cardinal Seán O'Malley 
June 5, 2014 - Cardinal to Celebrate Regina Cleri Residence 50th anniversary in Service to Senior Priests  

May

 May 29, 2014 - Statement of the Roman Catholic Bishops of the Commonwealth on Proposed Firearm Legislation  

May 26, 2014 - Statement of the Archdiocese of Boston - Holy Father's plan to meet with survivors 

May 24, 2014 - Cardinal's Homily for the 2014 Ordination 

May 23, 2014 - Cardinal to Ordain Nine Priests 

May 21, 2014 - A Joint Letter on the Meeting of Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Jerusalem 

May 20, 2014 - "Let not your heart be troubled" - Address to Italian Bishops Plenary Meeting - World Cup 2014 in Brazil - US Embassy to Holy See in Anti-Trafficiking Partnernship with Women Religious - Missal and texts

May 16, 2014 - Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley - National Catholic Prayer Breakfast, Washington, DC, May 13, 2014 

May 12, 2014 - Media advisory - Mayor Menino bench dedication and Pastoral Center Service Week 

May 9, 2014 - Monday, May 12th Catholic Events in response to black mass at Harvard 

May 8, 2014 - Statement of the Archdiocese of Boston Regarding Black Mass at Harvard 

April

April 30, 2014 - Mass to celebrate the canonization of Saint John Paul II and the change of name for Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy to Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy 

April 23, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network to Provide Canonization Coverage 

April 21, 2014 - Blessing of Boston Marathon Runners 

April 15, 2014 - Cardinal Seán's Chrism Mass Homily 

April 14, 2014 - Media Advisory - Chrism Mass 

April 9, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network to Broadcast Special Holy Week Schedule 

April 9, 2014 - 2014 Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Family Festival and Conference 

April 9, 2014 - Holy Week 2014 Schedule 

April 3, 2014 - The Francis Effect - A Lecture by John Allen on May 4, 2014 

April 1, 2014 - USCCB Mass on the US-Mexico Border 

March

March 31, 2014 - Mass on the Border to be streamed and photo blogged live from Nogales 

March 28, 2014 - Media advisory - Holy Name Parish, West Roxbury Vigil Service 

March 26, 2014 - Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley statement on today's tragic fire 

March 26, 2014 - Cardinal Seán O’Malley and the USCCB Committee on Migration to Visit U.S.-Mexico Border on a ‘Mission for Migrants’ 

March 26, 2014 - Mass on the Border links 

March 23, 2014 - Resurrection Cantata and Music Drama by Bryan Jeffery Leech, Schedule of Performances 

March 22, 2014 - Holy Father Francis institutes the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors 

March 20, 2014 - Advisory - Cardinal Seán O’Malley and the USCCB Committee on Migration to Visit 

March 19, 2014 - The Value of a Just Wage - A Statement of the Roman Catholic Bishops of Massachusetts 

March 13, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network to air the National Basilica Mass of Thanksgiving on the Occasion of the First Anniversary of the Election of Pope Francis 

March 13, 2014 - Archdiocese of Boston and Catholic TV media coverage on the occasion of the First Anniversary of the Election of Pope Francis 

March 13, 2014 Archdiocese of Boston: The Light is on For You - Lent 

March 12, 2014 - Cardinal Seán O'Malley to celebrate St. Patrick's Day Mass 

March 12, 2014 - Novena To St. Patrick 

March 6, 2014 - Cardinal Appoints Rev. Brian Kiely Episcopal Vicar for the West Region 

March 5, 2014 - Photo release - Cardinal Seán and Ash Wednesday Mass, March 5, 2014 

March 4, 2014 - Ash Wednesday Masses and Services for March 5 as of 3:30pm 

March 4, 2014 - Masses for World Peace and the Ukraine situation tomorrow Wednesday, March 5 

February

February 27, 2014 - Cardinal Appoints Rev. James Flavin Episcopal Vicar for the Central Region 

February 25, 2014 - The Making of "Son of God" Special to Air on The CatholicTV Network

February 24, 2014 - Press Release: New Coordination Structure for Economic and Administrative Affairs of the Holy See and the Vatican State 

February 20, 2014 - Cardinal Launches the 2014 Catholic Appeal 

February 14, 2014 - Cardinal Appoints Rev. Gerard Petringa Episcopal Vicar for the North Region 

February 13, 2014 - Four Vietnamese Seminarians to be Ordained on February 15th 

February 7, 2014 - The CatholicTV Network to Broadcast the Installation Mass of Bishop Robert Deeley Live 

February 5, 2014 - Pastoral Center Closure 

February 4, 2014 - Archdiocese of Boston Places Rev. Joseph F. Byrne on Administrative Leave of Absence 

February 4, 2014 - Office of Risk Management Risk Alert No. 2014-02, RE: Winter Storm Warning in Effect

February 3, 2014 - Cardinal Names Most Rev. Peter J. Uglietto, S.T.D. Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia for the Archdiocese of Boston 

January

January 29, 2014 - Catholic Giving is on the Rise in Boston 

January 29, 2014 - Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy Announces Changes to the Mattapan and Lower Mills 

January 23, 2014 - Unprecedented Array to Unite Around Modern Martyrs January 25th At 2pm, Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Boston 

January 23, 2014 - Cardinal Names Bishop Robert F. Hennessey Auxiliary Bishop for the Merrimack Region 

January 22, 2014 - March For Life Vigil Mass - January 21, 2014 - Homily by Cardinal Seán O’Malley, OFM Cap., Archbishop of Boston and Chair of the Pro-Life Committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops 

January 22, 2014 - Pope Francis' Address at General Audience - "Division of Christians must stop" 

January 14, 2014 - More Than 750 Young Adults from Boston Attending the March for Life in Washington 

January 13, 2014 - Disciples in Mission Phase Two Pastors Announced 

January 13, 2014 - An Ecumenical Prayer for the Martyrs 

January 8, 2014 - To Date $819,000 Raised In Parishes of the Archdiocese of Boston to Aid in the Relief Efforts for People and Areas Affected by Typhoon Haiyan 

January 6, 2014 - Historic Visit to Be Recalled at Sudbury Church 

January 2, 2014 - Pastoral Center Closure