About the Archdiocese


Archdiocese of Boston


66 Brooks Drive, Braintree, MA 02184-3839
Telephone: 617-254-0100
Snow Phone Line – (617) 746-5991

Pastoral Center Information: 

Bethany Chapel
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Pastoral Center Gift Shop  

It is the goal of the Pastoral Center to remain open during inclement weather unless travel conditions make it hazardous to get to work. In the event the offices are closed or there is a delay in opening, an announcement will be sent out via the IRIS system. In addition, notice will be recorded on the Snow Phone Line –  (617) 746‐5991 – no later than 5:45 a.m.


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Most Reverend Robert F. Hennessey

Bishop_HennesseyTitular Bishop of Tigias
Auxiliary Bishop of Boston
Vicar General Regional Bishop-Merrimack Region 

Born April 20, 1952
Ordained Priest May 20, 1978
Ordained Bishop December 12, 2006

Saint John the Baptist, 110 Lincoln Avenue, Haverhill, MA 01830