St. Gregory

Grateful flock salutes St. Greg's pastor; Msgr. Ryan retiring after 27 years there

It was so packed at St. Gregory's Sunday Mass last weekend thatthey had to simulcast the morning service on TVs in the basement church. Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Council President Maureen Feeney and Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley took seats in the pews. And 12 St. Gregory's Elementary School children sang: "You are my hero."

Hundreds came to celebrate Monsignor Paul Thomas Ryan's 50th anniversary as priest at Sunday's Mass, showing he was a man who touched many lives.  Read more