Sept 15 - 1,500 Expected To Attend Archdiocese of Boston Priest Appreciation Dinner*


Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley, more than 300 priests and some 1,500 guests will attend the Archdiocese of Boston priests appreciation dinner.  Proceeds from the event will benefit the Archdiocesan Clergy Funds.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

6:45-9:00pm:  Dinner & Program

Commonwealth Hall
World Trade Center
Boston, MA

7:00 p.m. Opening Remarks – Father Robert Reed, Class of 1985, Director of CatholicTV
7:05 p.m. Invocation – Bishop Peter J. Uglietto, S.T.D.
7:10 p.m. Dinner is served
8:15p.m.  John A. Kaneb, CEO, HP Hood LLC on the Clergy Benefit Trust
8:25 p.m. Courtney Wahle – reflections on the role of the priest
8:35 p.m. Kathleen Driscoll, event co-chair – words of appreciation
8:40 p.m. Cardinal O’Malley remarks
8:50 p.m. Benediction - Bishop Arthur L. Kennedy, Ph.D.
8:24 p.m. Father Ned Carroll to lead priests in singing “Salve Regina
8:26 p.m. Concluding remarks- Tom Martin, event co-chair

*Video vignette’s to be shown during the program

***MEDIA IS WELCOME AND MUST INDICATE IF PLANNING TO ATTEND BY EMAILING: [email protected] or by calling 617-746-5775.