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11754661_10153390845545170_4539348283870989326_o Filipino Community Annual Picnic, July 2015

Every year, the Filipino community members gather for a wonderful day of faith and fellowship at their annual picnic. The 2015 picnic took place on Saturday, July 18th from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM at the Pageant Field in Quincy, MA. a beautiful family from the Filipino Community enjoying their time at the... [Read more...]

feature image Filipino Community Christmas Celebration, December 14th, 2014

The Filipino Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston came together on December 14, 2014, to celebrate Christmas full in spirit and joy as the season of Advent began.  This year, the Christmas celebration was held at St. Joseph Church, 790 Salem Street, Malden, MA. This yearly collaborative event brought... [Read more...]

SAMSUNG CSC Filipino San Lorenzo Ruiz Feast Day Celebration – September 7th 2014

On September 7th, 2014, the Filipino Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston celebrated San Lorenzo Ruiz’s 27th Feast Day at the Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. The three chapters  (West Roxbury, Quicy and Malden) of the Filipino Apostolate gathered for this special Mass celebrated by Fr. Cyriac Mattathilanickal... [Read more...]

10599500_10153050201744045_5737122339281314101_n Filipino Annual Picnic – August 2014

On August 16th, 2014, Fr. Michael Harrington, Director of the Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity, joined the Filipino Community of the Archdiocese of Boston for their Annual Picnic. Starting off the day with Holy Mass celebrated by Fr. Alvin Te, Vocation Director of the Order of Friar Minor,... [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...]

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...]

Filipino-1-featured-image Cardinal Celebrates Mass with Filipino Community (Late post)

The Following is an event that should have been posted a few months ago and is taken directly from the Cardinal Sean’s blog: I went to West Roxbury to celebrate Mass with the Filipino community at Holy Name Parish. Fr. Cyriac Mattathilanickal, MS, an Indian priest that is the spiritual director... [Read more...]

Staff of the Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity Staff

I would like to begin to introduce you to the Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity Staff. We serve at the pleasure of Cardinal Sean O’Malley the Archbishop of Boston. Below is a picture taken of us recently followed by an article I wrote for Cardinal Sean’s blog a little over a year... [Read more...]

Ruiz New Filipino Pastoral Council and the Feast of San Lorenzo Ruiz

A new Pastoral Council for the Filipino apostolate! The Filipino Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston began in 1996. It has grown over the years and now the Filipino community worships at three sites: Holy Name in West Roxbury (1st Sunday of each month), St. Joseph’s in Malden (2nd Sunday of... [Read more...]