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December 23, 2015 - Cardinal's Christmas and New Year's Schedule

Cardinal's Christmas and New Year's Schedule 

  

Cathedral of the Holy Cross Schedule click here 

 

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DECEMBER 24, 2015 (Christmas Eve)  
10:00am: Catholic Charities/St Peter’s Teen Center Christmas Gift event 

In keeping with the tradition established more than 20 years ago by Mayor Menino, the Dorchester Tri-parishes and Catholic Charities will be giving gifts to children and families in need at Saint Peter’s Teen Center in Dorchester.  Members of the Menino family and Mayor Walsh are expected to be in attendance.  They anticipate about 500 people attending the event.  Between the upcoming event on Thursdayand the other efforts of the Tri parishes in Dorchester they will have given gifts to almost 1,000 children.  The Thursday event is made possible by some generous parishioners at several other of our parishes including Hanover/Norwell, Brookline, Sudbury, Weston and others. 

11:00am: Cardinal Seán to visit Pine Street Inn, 444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA. 
11:10pm: Organ Prelude on E & G.G. Hook and Hastings Op. 801 

11:30pm: Choral Prelude & Carols until Midnight: Cardinal Seán to celebrate Midnight Mass for the Solemnity of Christmas at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross, 1400 Washington Street, Boston. 

Midnight: Cardinal Seán Celebrant and Homilist 

  

DECEMBER 25, 2015 (Christmas Day)    
8:00am: Cardinal Seán will celebrate a one-hour televised Christmas Mass broadcast on WLVI-TV, CW56 **Pre-Recorded** 

9:30am: Cardinal Seán will celebrate a one-hour televised Christmas Mass broadcast on The CatholicTV Network (Comcast Ch. 268, Verizon Ch. 296, Charter Ch. 101, RCN Ch. 85 and at CatholicTVLIVE.com)  **Pre-Recorded** 

10:00am: Cardinal Seán annual Christmas Day visit and blessing at St. Francis House   

11:30am: English Mass in the Main Cathedral: Cardinal Seán, Celebrant 

12noon: Cardinal Seán will celebrate a one-hour televised Christmas Mass broadcast on WHDH-TV/Channel 7  **Pre-Recorded** 

7:00pm: Cardinal Seán will celebrate a one-hour pre-recorded televised Christmas Mass broadcast on The CatholicTV Network (Comcast Ch. 268, Verizon Ch. 296, Charter Ch. 101, RCN Ch. 85 and at CatholicTVLIVE.com). 

  
DECEMBER 31, 2015 (New Years’ Eve)     

10pm (with 11:30pm Mass) St. Clement Eucharistic Shrine in Boston, 1105 Boylston Street, Boston, MA. All are invited to join for a prayerful night to ring in the new year! This event will be held at St. Clement’s Eucharistic Shrine in Boston beginning at 10pm and will include Mass at 11:30pm and a New Year's reception to follow. This year we will be reflecting on the themes of Life, Peace and Mercy. 

  

JANUARY 1, 2016    
12noon: Mass with the Haitian Catholic Community at Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Cardinal Seán Celebrant and Homilist.  
Please check CatholicTV here and The Pilot here for stories and coverage of this year’s Christmas celebration.