ARCHDIOCESAN PASTORAL PLANNING
On December 5,2011, Cardinal Seán O’Malley and the Archdiocesan Pastoral Planning Commission (APPC) met with priests of the Archdiocese of Boston and with those serving in archdiocesan parishes to begin the consultation process regarding the next phase of Pastoral Planning in the archdiocese.
As part of its scope, the APPC has developed some principles and preliminary recommendations for strengthening the archdiocese’s parish-based ministries, evangelization efforts and parish staffing.
The Archdiocesan Office of Pastoral Planning has proposed a Pastoral Collaborative between Saint Francis Xavier Parish and Saint Albert the Great Parish. The attached proposal was presented on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 Collaborative Plan 1/18/2012 , Text Only
The Archdiocesan website www.2012planning.org will also give you up to date information.
IN LOVING REMEMBERANCE
pray to the Father through our Lord Jesus Christ for Monsignor Patrick
Walsh, Monsignor John McShea, and Monsignor George V. Kerr.
the weekly bulletin, published by Liturgical Publications, is also available online at their website in Adobe Acrobat
(PDF) format. This enables all parishioners to read the bulletin (as well as prior bulletins) in its
original layout, provided they have the free Adobe
Acrobat Reader installed. The attached link provideds access to the St Francis Xavier weekly bulletins on the Liturgical Publications webpage:
this and prior weeks bulletins
A variety of topics are presented by the Pastor each week in the "Pastoral Sharings" section of the bulletin. You may view all of his notes from the last few months by selecting weekly bulletins
Also to view “Tithe Thank You Notes to Our Parishioners” click here