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Senior Living February 2024

Think, connect, and move this winter

If you reside in New England, you know first-hand the winter can be cold and snowy. As people get older, some tend to hunker down, stay at home, and enjoy...

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Senior Living February 2024

The question of returning to the office

Many employers have instituted a "return to the office" policy in recent months. I've been asked about our policy here at Celtic Angels Home Health...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Dom Cristiano -- parabens

The announcement on Dec. 9, 2023 of the appointment by Pope Francis of Father Cristiano Guilherme Borro Barbosa as titular bishop of Membressa and the...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

My friend Dom Cristiano

Father Cristiano Guilherme Borro Barbosa arrived in Cambridge in September 2008. As he was living in Cambridge and a friend had told him daily Mass was...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Meu caro amigo Dom Cristiano

O Padre Cristiano Guilherme Barbosa Barbosa chegou a Cambridge em setembro de 2008. Como ele estava morando em Cambridge e um amigo lhe havia dito que...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Apostolic mandate from Pope Francis

Francis Bishop Servant of the Servants of God To Our Beloved Son Cristiano Guilherme Borro Barbosa From the clergy of the Metropolitan Archdiocese...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Episcopal lineage

The following is the Episcopal Lineage of The Most Reverend Cristiano Guilherme Borro Barbosa -- Titular Bishop of Membressa -- Auxiliary Bishop of Boston. Cristiano...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

'That all may be one'

Blazon of the Heraldic Achievement of The Most Reverend Cristiano G. Borro Barbosa -- Titular Bishop of Membressa and Auxiliary of the Metropolitan See...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

In many languages, cultures, and people

Our new auxiliary bishop has spent a good amount of time during and after his graduate studies at Boston College School of Theology and Ministry in coming...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Membressa Bishop Borro Barbosa's new diocese

He's still our newest and youngest auxiliary bishop, but he is also the titular bishop of Membressa. This ancient diocese long since emptied of Christians...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Regional Bishop of the Central Region

Central Most Reverend Cristiano G. Borro Barbosa Regional Bishop 5 Linden Place Brookline MA 021445-7311 TEL 617-734-0444 FAX 617-734-3001 Email:...

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Bishop Barbosa Episcopal Ordination 2024

Bishops' attire and appointments

Much of what our new bishop will be wearing now as bishop can be traced far back in the history of the Church, and in some cases further back than that. Three...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Put faith in your child's education

St. Mary of the Hills School is the parish school of Our Lady of the Visitation Parish, Milton. Teachers and staff strive to make every child feel accepted,...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Fostering J.O.Y. at St. Paul School!

In a world with the distractions of television, social media, video games, and sports, our Catholic elementary school is fortunate to be able to teach...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Living a life of witness

According to St. Luke, the Holy Spirit empowers Christians to use their resources and employ their skills for the sake of the community at large. In doing...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Women in leadership at Ursuline

A long-standing tradition at Ursuline Academy, the Women in Leadership forum is a natural fit for an all-girls' Catholic school that believes in empowering...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Scientific field research at Central Catholic

At Central Catholic High School in Lawrence learning doesn't end when students leave the classroom ... that's when the hands-on experience begins. Several...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Centering excellence

For more than 160 years, Boston College High School has been devoted to academic excellence rooted in a Jesuit, Catholic tradition that itself stretches...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Called to greatness

Every September, the Montrose School Student Government leadership team selects an inspirational theme for the new school year. This year's theme,...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Cultivating student agency in Newburyport

Cultivating daily opportunities that foster student agency has been a focus at Immaculate Conception School in Newburyport for the past several years....

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

St. Mary's Spartans serve all year

Every Tuesday, at seven o'clock, over 100 St. Mary's students meet with their advisors, Lisa Morin-Plante and Deirdre Foley, to plan and organize....

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Immigrant-to-immigrant teaching in Lawrence

School communities composed primarily of first- and second-generation students may not seem ideal environments for teachers who are themselves immigrants...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Twenty championships in 20 months

From October of 2021 through June of 2023, St. John Prep, Danvers, brought home 20 championships, including two New England titles, across 11 separate...

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

Connected through service in Lawrence

Community service is an essential part of the school culture at Bellesini Academy in Lawrence, a tuition-free middle school serving 120 students in fifth...

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