The Catholic Standard on Cardinal O'Malley's Return to St. Matthew's

The Catholic Standard in its May 10, 2015 issue covered Cardinal Sean O'Malley's recent 175th Anniversary Address at the Cathedral, calling St. Matthew's a place "close to the heart" of the Boston Cardinal (exceprt quoted below).

Known affectionately as “Padre Sean” in those days, Cardinal O’Malley recalled fond memories of his early years as a seminarian and then a priest at the cathedral, where he mainly served and ministered to the archdiocese’s growing Latino Catholic population. During his talk, the cardinal wove both humorous and poignant anecdotes from his time in residence at St. Matthew’s around his reflections on the significance of such a sacred urban space in the Church and the world today.

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