Madonna Queen of the Universe Shrine Catholic Church
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Who We Are
The Sons of Divine Providence (Don Orione Fathers), care pastorally of this Marian Shrine. It is located on the Hill of East Boston. Its beautiful statue of 35 feet in height dominates and contemplates all peoples' around Boston. It is an active Shrine in the Ethnic Pastoral Communities. Two of the largest groups among Hispanic and Brazilian. There is still a discrete presence of the Italian immigrants and the blessed American Community.
The Sons of Divine Providence is a religious Congregation founded by St. Luigi Orione who was canonized by St. John Paul II in 2004. This Congregation is actually present in 30 countries around the world. Its motto is: "Instaurare Omnia in Christo". (Restoring all things in Christ).