Catholic Charities News
Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley Statement on Government Shutdown
"End the suffering of our citizenry"
Friday, January 18, 2019
"Governing the democracy of the United States is always a challenging task. It requires not only intelligence, expertise and experience but also a capacity to collaborate, cooperate and the willingness to consider appropriate compromise at decisive moments.
"On Monday morning, [Cardinal] O’Malley helped distribute 4,000 Christmas gifts to children and families in need at the Catholic Charities Teen Center at St. Peter’s Parish in the Bowdoin-Geneva section of Dorchester. At that annual event, he appeared alongside the family of the late Thomas M. Menino, former mayor of Boston; Boston Police Commissioner William Gross; and representatives from Catholic Charities of Boston."
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On Monday, December 24, Catholic Charities partnered with Team Menino to distribute toys to children in Dorchester at the Catholic Charities Teen Center at St. Peter's. Read the full article here: https://bit.ly/2F0UnOh