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Hundreds Join Prayer Rally For 43 Students Who Vanished In Mexico

The Associated Press | Posted 04.20.2015 | Religion

BOSTON (AP) — Relatives of some of the 43 students who vanished in Mexico last September rallied with supporters in Boston on Sunday as part of a na...

Boston Bishops: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Shouldn't Get Death Penalty

The Associated Press | Posted 04.07.2015 | Religion

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley and fellow Massachusetts Roman Catholic bishops said Monday it would be against the church's teaching to...

Boston Catholic Holdouts Say Archdiocese Moving In

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 01.16.2012 | Religion

SCITUATE, Mass. — It's the eighth autumn since Roman Catholic parishioners began occupying St. Frances X. Cabrini church around the clock to pro...

WATCH: Rev. John Unni Defies Boston Archdiocese To Preach Gay Inclusion

Posted 08.14.2011 | Religion

Last week brought news that the Boston Archdiocese had directed St. Cecilia's Catholic Church to cancel a specially scheduled liturgy called, "All Are...

Standing Up For Gays In A Boston Catholic Church

Tom Matlack | Posted 08.14.2011 | Religion
Tom Matlack

Father John had an official message from the Archdiocese which he never read. Instead he walked amongst his flock, back and forth, speaking with so much passion that at times his face became red.

Canceled Mass Outrages Boston Gay Community

The Boston Globe | Posted 08.12.2011 | Religion

The Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, in response to criticism it was sanctioning a celebration of Gay Pride month, announced yesterday that it had orde...

Boston Cardinal Weighing Sale Of Closed Churches

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

BOSTON — Cardinal Sean O'Malley is seeking opinions from Catholics who attended seven closed parishes as he decides whether to sell their former...