Cardinal's Corner


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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Welcome to the Archdiocese of Boston. 

In his message marking the 49th World Communications Day in January 2015 (Communicating the Family: A Privileged Place of Encounter with the Gift of Love), Pope Francis writes that the most basic form of communication is prayer. 

We hope that by visiting this website, as well as following the Archdiocese on our various social media sites, you will learn about the many spiritual, beautiful and wonderful things happening in our local church. We hope this informs you on your spiritual journey with Jesus and that it helps in growing closer with our Mother Church.  Technology is a tremendous way to communicate and to share information.  It has made our world smaller but our means to communicate enormous.  It is important to keep prayer in your life even as technological advances change almost daily. 

Please know that you remain in my prayers daily as I ask that I am remembered in yours.  May God grant you and your loved one’s peace and the blessings of a faith filled life.