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The Ever Changing Garden

March 2, 2010

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by Gina Lewis There is a great lesson to be learned by watching the evolution of a garden, and that is:  It is not necessary to move mountains in order to change the landscape.  Sometimes all that is necessary is to plant a single seed.  In the garden, there is a time to lay a […]

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Latest Parishes to Surpass 2009 Catholic Appeal Goal

August 5, 2009

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Since July 20, seven parishes have joined the ranks of parishes across the Archdiocese that have surpassed their 2009 Catholic Appeal goal, bringing the total number to 58. Boston – Our Lady of Victories, Fr. Gerry Demers Charlestown – St. Francis de Sales, Fr. Dan Mahoney Cambridge – St. Peter, Fr. Lenny O’Malley Millis – St. Thomas […]

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St. Patrick’s Historic Appeal Effort recognized by The Pilot

March 20, 2009

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St. Patrick’s (Roxbury) historic and successful 2009 Catholic Appeal launch was profiled in the most recent edition of The Pilot. Please click the link below to view the article: Roxbury’s St. Patrick Parish achieves Appeal goal in record time St. Patrick’s story of success, particularly during these difficult economic times, will hopefully be a source […]

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2009 Catholic Appeal To Launch: Responding to God’s Grace, Renewing Our Church

March 5, 2009

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The 2009 Catholic Appeal is set to launch in most parishes across the Archdiocese this weekend, March 7 & 8, 2009. Cardinal Seán will officially launch the 2009 Catholic Appeal during 4:00pm Mass on Saturday, March 7 at St. Mary of the Assumption Parish in Dedham, MA. To view the Press Release announcing the launch of […]

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2008 Catholic Appeal Surpasses $15M goal

February 6, 2009

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We were happy to announce that the Catholic Appeal was able to surpass it’s 2008 Catholic Appeal goal of $15 million, closing with $15.1 million in pledges. This wonderful news was covered in this week’s edition of The Pilot, available HERE, as well as in today’s Boston Globe, found HERE. The $15.1M received in pledges marks a 3.5% […]

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Gratitude for Our Catholic Faith

January 11, 2008

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One of the most enjoyable aspects of my role as secretary for advancement is the opportunity to meet with many generous parishioners and extend a personal thank you on behalf of Cardinal Seán and all those who work in and benefit from these central ministries and programs. In these meetings, I often learn what motivates such extraordinary support and am inspired by my fellow Catholics.

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