December 23, 2011 - CARDINAL’S SCHEDULE FOR CHRISTMAS EVE, CHRISTMAS DAY AND NEW YEAR’S EVE*
DECEMBER 24, 2011 (Christmas Eve)
11:30 AM Cardinal Seán to visit Pine Street Inn, 444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA.
Cathedral of the Holy Cross Schedule:
11 :10 pm: Organ Prelude on E & G.G. Hook and Hastings Op. 801
11 :30 pm: 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, 2011 (Christmas Day)
9:30 am: The Cardinal will visit St. Francis House, 39 Boylston Street, Boston, and offer his Christmas blessing.
10:00 am (taped): Cardinal Seán will celebrate a one-hour taped televised Christmas Mass broadcast at
10:00 am on WLVI-TV, CW56, also at
11:30 am on WHDH-TV/Channel 7 in Boston and at
7:00 pm on The CatholicTV® Network (Comcast Ch. 268, Verizon Ch. 296, Charter Ch. 101, RCN Ch. 85).
11:30 AM: Cardinal Seán will celebrate Christmas Day Mass at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross
DECEMBER 31, 2011 (New Years’ Eve)
10:00 PM: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament with witness talk at St. Leonard’s Church in the North End (corner of Hanover and Prince Streets) followed by
11:30 PM Mass with Cardinal Seán as principal celebrant. Visit http://www.one4boston.org/new-years-eve-pro-life-vigil
JANUARY 1, 2012
1:00 PM: Mass with the Haitian Catholic Community at Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Cardinal Seán Celebrant and Homilist.
Please check www.catholictv.com and www.thebostonpilot.com for stories and coverage of this year’s Christmas celebration.(Please note that the Cardinal will not be available for interviews at these celebrations and visits.)