Happy Birthday 40th Father Green!


Fred Bodin writes-

Father Matthew confessed at my gallery opening tonight that tomorrow he will reach the "Big 40." He looks so much younger, but I guess I’ll believe him. Matthew Green was born in Winchester (MA) Hospital on October 7th, 1972. He told me that his time in Gloucester, which has been less than two years, has been hugely enhanced by his connection with Good Morning Gloucester. GMG quickly put him in touch with the local community and the larger community beyond. We know him through his photographs and his words, and they’re all good. If you’ve met Fr. Matthew at Mug Ups, art openings, or other local events, you know how personable and approachable he is. When I took this photo, I asked him to hold up four fingers to signify age his of four decades. Now I think it should be for the next forty years he stays in Gloucester. This priest has blessed us all with his presence.


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12 Responses to Happy Birthday 40th Father Green!

  1. Frank says:

    Happy Birthday Father ! and many more.

  2. Pat Sheedy Conant says:

    Happy Birthday, Father!!

  3. Kim Smith says:

    Happy, Happy Birthday Father Green. What a lovely message Fred, and so true.

  4. Maggie Rosa says:

    Happy birthday, Father Green.
    You are certainly an asset to the community and beloved beyond your parish.

  5. Thank you! I am blessed to be in Gloucester!

  6. Bob Kennedy says:

    Father Matthew, I’ve enjoyed your photos so much. Here’s hoping for at least another 40 years of posts.

  7. Happy Birthday Father and hope you are here for many more

  8. Enjoyed a tour of your new Sony camera the other night at Fred’s bash. Keep up the good work, infusing the spiritual in your beautiful photos.

  9. captskip says:

    Happy Birthday Father Matt!

  10. catphrin says:

    You are a blessing, Father Matthew, and a lot of fun and a great eye and a warm smile. Father freely gives wonderful hugs, too. Happy Birthday you young, young, youngster, you. Dona

  11. Jenn Cullen says:

    Happy Birthday!! Same as my brother. And a fellow Libra as well, mine is next week.

    Libran’s Unite! :)

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