Past Celebrations

For the past several years, the Celebration of the Priesthood event has featured notable guest speakers and business leaders from the Greater Boston community that shared their perspective on the importance of the priesthood.

  • 2020: General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., 19th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • 2019: Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley, O.F.M., Cap., Archbishop of Boston
  • 2018: Mark Wahlberg, Academy Award nominated actor and producer
  • 2017: Roma Downey, Emmy nominated actress and producer
  • 2016: Timothy P. Shriver, Ph.D., Chairman, Special Olympics
  • 2015: Brian Moynihan, President & CEO, Bank of America

Below, you will find an archive of the videos featured at past events. 2020 was the first year that the event was virtual, so you can watch that in its entirety. The other videos are snapshots of the amazing priests we have in our Archdiocese that are building stronger communities every day through their ministry.

2020

First ever livestreamed virtual event:

2019

2018

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celebration videos

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2009