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Archdiocese of Boston

Why A Round-The-Clock Sit-In At This Catholic Church Is Ending After 12 Years

Reuters | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 05.17.2016 | Religion

The occupation of a Massachusetts Roman Catholic church to prevent its closure will end now that the Supreme Court has declined to hear the case broug...

Spotlight: The Struggles of Faith, Religion and Abuse

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 10.21.2016 | Entertainment
Bruce Reyes-Chow

While the topic was painful and could have been expressed in a way to manipulate and shock, Spotlight tenderly and honestly showed the ways in which abuse impacts people at every connection point.

Boston's Cardinal Sean O'Malley Speaks Out On Nuns, Clergy Sex Abuse

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 11.17.2014 | Religion

Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley wants the Vatican to move quickly to discipline bishops who helped cover up child sex abuse. The Cardinal’s r...

Moral Relativism And Commencement Politics

Steven A. Krueger | Posted 07.20.2013 | Religion
Steven A. Krueger

It has become a rite of spring in the past decade: the commencement speaker controversy involving a U.S Catholic bishop and a prominent Catholic political figure upon whom an honorary degree will be bestowed by a Catholic college.

This Week In The Separation Of Church And State

Posted 12.22.2011 | Religion

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Pope Denies Appeal Of Boston Parish Closings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

G. Jeffrey MacDonald Religion News Service (RNS) After a lengthy appeals process, the Vatican has ruled that nine Boston-area Catholic parishes sh...

Same-Sex on the South Shore: The Archdiocese of Boston's Pastoral Decision

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

The Archdiocese of Boston has taken a wise approach to a question that will increasingly face Catholic schools where children come from all sorts of marriages and unions.

Archdiocese Of Boston Welcomes Children Of Gay Parents In Schools

Religion News Service | G. Jeffrey MacDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald Religion News Service (RNS) The Archdiocese of Boston says that children of same-sex couples are welcome in its schools, afte...