Ministerial Personnel

Ministerial Personnel addresses a variety of different aspects pertaining to parish life.  Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, the Vocations Office, the Permanent Diaconate and Lay Ecclesial Ministries all operate under this office.  Additionally, Pastoral Planning, Clergy Formation, Clergy Personnel, Clergy Outreach, Pastoral Care of Priests, Priest Recovery Program and Senior Priests are all associated with this office.

Developing a Pastoral Plan for Parish Staffing
Please view this document which has been created to set up an Archdiocesan commission to study parish staffing issues and needs.


Reverend Robert M. Blaney
Secretary for Ministerial Personnel and Director of Clergy Personnel
Office: 617-746-5835
Fax: 617-779-4576

Jean Hayward
Special Assistant
Office: 617-746-5834