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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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STATEMENT BY ARCHDIOCESE OF BOSTON CATHOLIC SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT THOMAS W. CARROLL

February 9, 2022

corona@rcab.org

"Today, in light of Governor Baker's announcement and updated Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) guidance, the Archdiocese of Boston is eliminating all school masking mandates on behalf of all Archdiocesan parochial schools and Archdiocesan-related Catholic schools.  

 

This applies to children of any age in our schools.

 

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U.S. Bishops’ Education Chairman Expresses Gratitude to Catholic Schools and Applauds Bipartisan Legislation Honoring Catholic Schools

February 7, 2022

 

WASHINGTON – In observance of the annual National Catholic Schools Week celebration, which concluded on February 5, Bishop Thomas A. Daly of Spokane, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Catholic Education expressed gratitude to Catholic educators for their work in forming students in the Catholic faith:

 

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