“Our team encourages priests to adopt a lifestyle (nutrition, exercise, sleep) that promotes their physical health. We realize that physical health influences mental health, spiritual health, and emotional health and we hope that our priests will learn to better manage their physical health by using the tools we provide to them.”
The Intentional Living Program provides preventive health and wellness programs for the 334 active and 202 senior priests of the Archdiocese Boston.
There are now 175 men, both actives and seniors, wearing fit bits and are actively engaged in building healthy lifestyles. This includes a 360 degree approach to healthy living with a focus on proper sleep, hygiene, smart food choices, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle