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April 16, 2013 - Archdiocese of Boston Prayer Service and Information Link - Response to Boston Marathon bombings

We have had many requests for masses and prayer service plans across the Archdiocese of Boston in response to the tragic events of yesterday at the Boston Marathon.

The public is invited to visit http://www.thegoodcatholiclife.com/prayforboston for up to date postings.

A sample of some initial events is below.

Media is invited, but please inform tdonilon@rcab.org and/or kdignan@rasky.com if you plan to cover an event at one of our parishes or ministries.


Today, April 16, 2013

1. Holy Cross Cathedral, 1400 Washington St, Boston, MA
6pm mass in Blessed Sacrament Chapel

2. Paulist Center will do two Interfaith Candlelight Services this evening at 5:15and 6:15 in response to yesterday's tragedy.

3. Eucharistic Holy Hour with Rosary for the Boston bombing victims
Lighting of candles
Our Lady's Parish, Waltham - 880 Trapelo Road
Today - Tuesday - April 17 from 5 - 6 p.m. in the church

4. Sacred Heart in East Boston
Mass being offered at 6:30pm