December 16, 2016 - Cardinal Seán O’Malley of Boston Celebrates Televised Christmas Mass

WATERTOWN, MASS. (December 16, 2016) – On Sunday, December 25, Christmas Day, Cardinal Seán O’Malley, OFM Cap., Archbishop of Boston, will celebrate Mass at the CatholicTV Network’s Chapel of the Holy Cross. The Mass will be broadcast on Boston’s Channel 56 at 7:30 a.m. ET and on CatholicTV at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Cardinal O’Malley has served as Archbishop of Boston since 2003. He was elevated to cardinal in 2006. Currently, Cardinal O’Malley serves on Pope Francis’s council of cardinals and heads the Vatican’s Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors. He traditionally celebrates CatholicTV’s Christmas Mass every year.

Tune in to Channel 56 on Christmas at 7:30 a.m. for Mass with Cardinal O’Malley. The Mass will be rebroadcast at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET on CatholicTV, available on cable,, Roku, Apple TV, or your mobile device. The Mass will also be available on demand.

About the CatholicTV Network: The CatholicTV Network is a national cable television network also streaming a live feed 24/7 at The CatholicTV Network represents a cable TV station available in more than 14 million homes, an interactive website with HD live and video-on-demand, OTT apps and a monthly printed and digital magazine.