Boston Black Catholic Revival – Announcement!
Boston Black Catholic Revival 2013 will be on Friday, October 25, 2013 to Sunday, October 27, 2013. Please mark your calendar. More information here.
— originally posted on October 22, 2012
The 2012 BOSTON BLACK CATHOLIC REVIVAL & YOUTH REVIVAL – hosted by The Archdiocese of Boston’s Office for Black Catholics – took place last year at St. Katharine Drexel in Dorchester and at St. Angela Merici in Mattapan from Friday, October 19 at 7PM until Sunday, October 21. The theme for 2012 was
“Stand for Christ“.
Our revivalist was Reverend Oscar Pratt. Purpose:
“Busy people need to stop and take time to refresh themselves spiritually.“
Music by St. Angela’s Choir with Music Director Mr. Jim Rickert, St. Mary of the Angels’ Choir with Music Director Mr. John Rood, Confirmation with Music Director Mr. David Coleman. The greeters for Friday night at St. Katharine’s Dorchester are the Knights of Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary and Associates of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament. The greeters for Saturday at St. Angela’s Mattapan are the Youth Ministry members of St. Angela’s Parish: ‘The Young Professionals’ and ‘Echo Des Jeunes’. The leader of Worship & Songs is Pierre Monette.
October 19-21, 2012 “Stand for Christ” Revivalists: Rev. Reginald Norman and Rev. Oscar Pratt – LET’S PRAISE THE LORD!
- Friday, October 19, “Opening Night” 7:00 pm
at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, 517 Blue Hill Avenue, Dorchester, Massachusetts [Click below to listen]
- St. Angela’s Choir Selection, video
- Saturday, October 20, Boston Black Catholic Youth Revival – HUNGRY? GET JESUS!! at 5:00 pm
at St. Angela Parish, 1548 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, Massachusetts
- St. Angela’s ‘Echo Des Jeunes’ Selection, video
- Sunday, October 21, “Closing Mass” at 4:30 pm
at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, 517 Blue Hill Avenue, Dorchester, Massachusetts
[RELATED: Black Catholic Ministries of the Archdiocese of Boston]
[RELATED: Archdiocese of Boston's Office For The New Evangelization of Youth & Young Adults]
[RELATED: St. Katharine Drexel Dorchester - A parish of Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston]
[RELATED: St. Angela Merici Mattapan - A parish of Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston]
[RELATED: Archdiocese of Boston's Office of Outreach and Cultural Diversity]
[RELATED: 2010 Black Catholic Revival]
Contact: Gail Mattulina at 617-746-5814