Congratulations Deacon Ryan Healy

Bishop ordains diocesan seminarian to Transitional Diaconate

Your prayers, support needed for earthquake ravaged region



Learn what your donation makes possible!

Watch the Catholic Charities Appeal video to hear from those who have been helped


Diocesan teens recognized with Pope St. Pius X Youth Award


Read Bishop da Cunha's letter

Printed copies in booklet form are available at your parish


Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V.

Eighth Bishop of the Fall River Diocese

Find Your Parish

If you’ve been away for a while, if you’re new to the area or just visiting, one of our 82 parishes is waiting to welcome you! Get locations, contact information and Mass schedules here.

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An Invitation to our Newly-Confirmed

Say “Yes,” and sign-up to take an active role in the Church, to share your ideas and dreams to help shape a vibrant future. You have much to offer !

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Upcoming Events

Wed 23

DRE / Catechetical Leader Appreciation Day

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wareham MA
United States
Wed 23

Keeping Your Family Safe Online: What Every Parent Should Know

May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fall River MA
Mon 28

Memorial Day Mass

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fall River MA
United States

2018 Catholic Charities Appeal

Total Raised to Date: $1,732,921.44

May 1 – June 27, 2018
Thank you for all of your continued support!

Ever Think of Being a Priest?

Ever feel God is calling you to serve? The Diocesan Vocations Office website and Diocesanpriest.com offer information and resources to help in your discernment.

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From the Latest Issue

St. Vincent’s Home to host session on cyber-bullying

Diocesan superintendent among co-authors of paper, “No IDEA: How Massachusetts Blocks Federal Special Education Funding for Private & Religious School Students”

State’s Bishops urge support for increase in minimum wage

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Financial Transparency Report – 2017

After a year-long audit process, Bishop da Cunha issues a Financial Report providing a comparative look at Fiscal Year 2017 versus Fiscal Year 2016 for Diocesan Chancery operations.

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Contact Us

450 Highland Avenue
PO Box 2577
Fall River, MA 02722

Phone: 508-675-1311
E-mail: info@fallriverdiocese.org