feature image_edited-1 Kenyan Jamhuri Day Celebration

Each year around December 12th, the Kenyan Catholic Community and Friends (KCCAF), in the Archdiocese of Boston, come together and celebrate a joint Mass at St. Michael Parish in Lowell, MA. KCCAF has been around since they celebrated their first Swahili Mass in November of 1999 at St. John The Evangelist... [Read more...]

feature-image Enculturation Program – December 9th-12th

From Tuesday, December 9th to Friday, December 12th, the Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity launched its first annual session of The Enculturation Program: An Orientation for Foreign Priests Serving in Boston. The program was hosted by Fr. Michael Harrington, Director of the Office of Outreach... [Read more...]

2014-08-02 21.29.57 Black Catholic “Kujenga” Retreat – August 2014

During the weekend of August 1- 3, 2014, young people from the Archdiocese of Boston and various dioceses around New England participated in the annual Kujenga-Viongozi Black Catholic Youth retreat at Betania II Retreat Center in Medway, MA. This year, the retreat director was Fr. Chris Rhodes, from... [Read more...]

10387023_314060305428467_1752009636689417328_o Archdiocesan Young Adult Hike – July, 2014

On July 12th 2014, a group of over 50 young adults from all over the Archdiocese of Boston came together to hike Mt. Monadnock in Jaffrey, NH.  Before we started the hike, it was suggested that everyone offered up the hike to someone in need. We had members of the Brazilian and Kenyan communities joining... [Read more...]

Leir-Feauture Young Adult Council Christmas Party 2013

The Cultural Diversity Young Adult Council held an after Christmas (but still in the Christmas Season) party on Dec. 26th at St. Patrick Manor Nursing Home in Framingham. We started off the evening Caroling in the dining room for all the residents and then we ventured up and down ever Wing of the Manor... [Read more...]

Unknown Nelson Mandela Thank you!

  Some of Nelson Mandela’s greatest Quotes “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart... [Read more...]

cheverus-a Cheverus Awards 2013: A Great Class!

Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley said the work of the Church would grind to a halt if not for people like those who received the Cheverus Award, Nov. 24, at a vespers service for the Solemnity of Christ the King. Cardinal Sean preaching at Cheverus Awards “Each year we gather at this time so that... [Read more...]

Healy Healy Award Dinner 2013 Record Numbers!!

The Theme of the 2013 Healy Award Dinner presented by the Office of Black Catholics and Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity   Guests at the Office for Black Catholics’ 20th Annual Bishop James Augustine Healy Award Dinner, Nov. 23, heard from past and present recipients of two awards... [Read more...]

Fr-Mwai About Kenyan Catholic Community

Kenyan Catholic Community  Website: Click Here Contact Information: Chaplain: Rev. Robert Muriithi Mwai 912.439.0228 Central Committee Chairman: Dan Kurema – 978.985.3685 North Quincy Chairman: David Mundia – 781.888.3891 Winthrop Chairman: Patrick Kaba – 781.521.0903 Lowell Chairman: Aloise Njenga-... [Read more...]

Bishop James Augustine Healy Bishop James Healy Award Dinner

The 19’th annual Bishop James A. Healy Award Dinner was held on Saturday, November 3, at the Lantana in Randolph.  During the evening, Cardinal Sean O’Malley presented the Bishop James Augustine Healy award to Mr. Anthony Owens, a parishioner of St. Mary of the Angels Parish in Roxbury and Clerk... [Read more...]

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