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Pastor's Blog


The Parish Pastoral Council and the Upcoming Collaborative with St. Mary Parish in Hull

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Dear Parishioners, St. Mark, in his Gospel, quotes Jesus when he says: "Go into the whole world and proclaim the good news to all creation." This command of Christ has inspired countless men and women throughout the Church’s history to give themselves to the work of spreading the good news. The Second Vatican Council repeated and renewed this mandate of the Lord ...Read more

The Role of the Parish Pastoral Council In the New Collaborative

Sunday, September 23, 2018
Dear Parishioners, In January 2011 Cardinal Sean O’Malley established an Archdiocesan Pastoral Planning Commission. The group was comprised of a bishop, pastors, deacons, religious, lay ecclesial ministers and members of parish staffs, school leaders and parishioners with families. The work of the commission was to develop a recommendation for a pastoral plan f ...Read more

St. Robert Bellarmine

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Dear Parishioners, High above the entrance to Cohasset Harbor, across the water from Bassing Beach, there stands a stately building called Bellarmine House. Owned by Boston College, it has long served as a vacation site, a respite from the teaching and other ministries performed by the members of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). I mention this because on Monday we ...Read more

Current and Historic Role of Deacons in the Church

Sunday, September 09, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Fifty years ago on the heels of the Second Vatican Council, Blessed Paul VI’s apostolic letter "Sacrum Diaconatus Ordinem", the Church in the United States was granted permission to restore the sacred order of the permanent diaconate. The importance of the restoration of the diaconate was outlined in the Vatican II decree "As Gentes" which s ...Read more

The Theology of Work Project

Sunday, September 02, 2018
Dear Parishioners, On Monday we celebrate Labor Day, considered by many the end of the summer season, although the weather this past week could give one reason to question the proximate ending of summer. Labor Day is celebrated as a Federal Holiday, having been first celebrated in New York City on Tuesday, September 1882 in accordance with plans of the Central Labor ...Read more