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Say NO to Physician Assisted Suicide

 

The Massachusetts State Legislature is considering passing into law two deeply troubling bills this session which would legalize Physician Assisted Suicide.

The bills, House 2381 and Senate 1384, are identical in text and titled “An Act relative to end of life options”. “The Catholic Bishops of Massachusetts stand united in our strong opposition to Physician Assisted Suicide. It is an affront to life and a dangerous precedent for determining end of life issues. Physicians are trained to care for the ill, not to hasten death.”

Statement of USCCB on Shootings in Buffalo and Laguna Woods

May 16, 2022

WASHINGTON - In response to the shootings in Buffalo, NY and Laguna Woods, CA over the weekend, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) offered the following statement from its spokesperson, Chieko Noguchi, director of public affairs.

The Pilot

Pope, Vatican back U.N. appeal for Easter truce in Ukraine

Pope, Vatican back U.N. appeal for Easter truce in Ukraine

Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service WORLD THURSDAY 21ST OF APRIL 2022

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis and the Vatican are urging world leaders to listen to the people's cry for peace, and they have backed an appeal by the head of the United Nations for an Easter truce in Ukraine.

Pope Francis first called for an Easter truce during his Angelus address at the Vatican April 10.

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Cardinal Seán O’Malley’s Holy Week Schedule from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross/CatholicTV broadcast Schedule

April 8, 2022

 

 

Cardinal Seán O’Malley’s Holy Week Schedule

from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross

CatholicTV broadcast Schedule

Palm Sunday, April 10, 2022, 11:30am

 

11:30 AM Solemn Mass with Blessing of Palms with Cardinal Seán O’Malley

 

Chrism Mass, April 12, 2022, 11:00am

 

Chrism Mass with Cardinal Seán O’Malley

MEDIA ADVISORY: Cardinal to celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation and lead the Archdiocese of Boston in Consecrating Ukraine and Russia to the Blessed Mother

 

March 24, 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY

Cardinal to celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation and lead the Archdiocese of Boston in Consecrating Ukraine and Russia to the Blessed Mother at the Holy Father’s urging for the Universal Church

When: Friday, March 25, 2022

Time: 12 noon

A Lenten Mission

CATHOLICTV TO AIR LENTEN MISSION WITH CARDINAL SEÁN - MONDAY, APRIL 4 THROUGH FRIDAY, APRIL 8

March 23, 2022

The CatholicTV Network will air a 5-day Lenten Mission from Monday, April 4 through Friday, April 8. The Mission will include Mass at 7pm followed by a talk at 7:30pm. Each night a speaker from the Archdiocese of Boston will share how they have responded to God's call in their lives and reflect on how every Catholic can make a full response to the Lord. Cardinal Seán will conclude the Mission with the final talk on Friday.

 

 

 

 

Giving the other Mission talks are:

U.S. Bishops’ Migration Chairman Welcomes Temporary Protected Status Designation for Ukraine, Urges Support for Refugees

March 4, 2022

WASHINGTON - On March 3, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas designated Ukraine for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). TPS allows foreign nationals to remain and work in the United States during a period in which it is deemed unsafe for them to return to their home country. In response to this designation and the growing humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, Bishop Mario E. Dorsonville, auxiliary bishop of Washington and chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Migration, issued the following statement:

 

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