News & Press

2008 Press Releases

December

Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley's Christmas Schedule December 24th & 25th (12/19/08)
St. Joseph Elementary School To Close In June 2009 (12/4/08)
South Boston Catholic School Process Continues (12/2/08)
CatholicTV® Launches New Website (12/1/08)

November

Cardinal Celebrates Closing Liturgy For Bicentennial Year (11/23/08)
December Meetings Planned As S. Boston Catholic School Process Continues (11/19/08)
Closing Mass of the Bicentennial Year - Sunday, November 23rd, 2:00PM (11/18/08)

October

Cardinal Statement on the Right to Life (10/30/08)
On November 22nd Cardinal to present Annual Bishop Healy Award to Cambridge Parishoner (10/30/08)
Regis College Announces New Scholarship for Catholic High Schools (10/10/08)
Cathedral Organ Concert To Celebrate Bicentennial (10/9/08)
Rev. Richard Erikson Receives Award From St. Anselm's College (10/3/08)
Cardinal to Recognize Altar Servers of the Archdiocese on October 4, 2008 (10/3/08)
Cardinal Celebrates Mass Dedicating Opening Of Pastoral Center Chapel (10/1/08)
Statement of the Archdiocese of Boston Regarding the Closed Parish of St. Therese In Everett (10/1/08)

September

Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy And St. Peter Teen Center Receives $15 Million Grant From The Yawkey Foundation (9/26/08)
Cardinal O’Malley Will Celebrate Mass Commemorating 25th Anniversary Of The Death Of Cardinal Medeiros (9/17/08)
Cardinal Celebrates Opening Mass for Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy With 1,500 Students (9/16/08)
Statement of the Archdiocese of Boston Regarding Rev. David Ajemian (9/11/08)
Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy To Open on Monday, September 8, 2008 (9/5/08)

August

The Archdiocese of Boston statement regarding Rev. David Ajemian (8/4/08)

July

Vicar General Comments and Archdiocese Statement on Organization Calling itself "Roman Catholic Womenpriests" (7/18/08)
Archdiocese of Boston Releases Annual Financial Report (7/10/08)

June

Closing of Holy Trinity Parish in the South End and St. Casimir Parish in Brockton (6/30/08)
Archdiocese Announces Details on the Move of its Central Operations to the New Pastoral Center (6/20/08)
Apostolic Signatura Renders Decisions On Eight Parish Appeals (6/11/08)
Syro-Malabar Community & St. Jeremiah's Church in Framingham (6/3/08)

May

Cardinal Ordains 27 Men To the Order of Deacon (5/31/08)
Cardinal Seán Announces New Weekly Email Initiative (5/24/08)
Cardinal O'Malley To Ordain Seven Priests (5/21/08)
Archdiocese of Boston Begins Search For New Cabinet Secretary For Faith Formation & Evangelization (5/16/08)
Cardinal, Mayor, 2010 Initiative Break Ground on New Era In Catholic Schools In Dorchester/Mattapan (5/5/08)

April

Statement from the Archdiocese regarding Fr. Jerome F. Gillespie (4/30/08)
Statement of the Archdiocese Regarding the Meeting of Pope Benedict and a Group of Survivors of Sexual Abuse by Clergy (4/17/08)
Cardinal Announces Leadership Appointments (4/14/08)
Archdiocese Statement on the Eve of the Holy Father's Arrival in the U.S. (4/14/08)
Message from Cardinal Seán On Pope Benedict XVI's Visit To the United States (4/9/08)
Caritas Christi Health Care Names Ralph de la Torre, M.D. as President and CEO (4/2/08)

March

Letter to the Caritas Christi Community from Cardinal Seán and James Karam (3/6/08)
Archdiocese of Boston Completes 2007 Audit of its Compliance with the USCCB 'Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People' (3/6/08)
Wall Street Journal and best-selling author Peggy Noonan To Visit Cathedral Grammar School (3/4/08)
18th Annual Inner-City Scholarship Fund Dinner to Feature Peggy Noonan and Honor Jack Connors and the 2010 Committee (3/4/08)
2008 Catholic Appeal Launched - Handing on the Light of Christ (3/1/08)

February

CatholicTV Lenten Programming (2/12/08)
Cardinal To Celebrate Ash Wednesday Mass At Cathedral (2/5/08)

January

CatholicTV announces web-only interviews now available at www.iCatholic.com (1/31/08)
Cardinal O'Malley Announces 3 Large Bicentennial Events to occur April 18-20 (1/30/08)
Labels Are For Jars Lenten Program (1/30/08)
St. Mary Elementary School In South Boston Announces It Will Close In June (1/25/08)
Sr. Mary Priniski Named Director of the Labor Guild (1/16/08)
Serra International And Archdiocese Join In Support Of Vocations (1/14/08)
Dr. Mary Grassa O'Neill Named Secretary of Education for Archdiocese of Boston (1/11/08)
2007 Catholic Appeal Surpasses $14.0 Million Goal (1/9/08)