2017 News & Press

Enrollment and Marketing Director Hired for Catholic Schools

FALL RIVER — In its report last fall, the Fall River Diocese Task Force on Catholic Education recommended the hiring of a communication/marketing professional to support and augment the efforts of diocesan Catholic schools in those areas. Effective February 6, Sarah Heaton (in photo), of Denver, Colorado,

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Bishop to Gather with Religious for World Day for Consecrated Life

DARTMOUTH — In 1997, Pope Saint John Paul II instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life. This celebration is attached to the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. This Feast is also known as Candlemas Day; the day on which

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Open Houses, Special Activities Planned for Catholic Schools Week

FALL RIVER — Catholic schools in the Fall River Diocese will join with those across the country to observe Catholic Schools Week, an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States, from January 29 through February 4. It’s designed to highlight the value of a Catholic

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Cape Winter Brunch to Support Catholic Schools Scholarship Fund

FALMOUTH — Once again supporters of Catholic education are invited to enjoy a winter brunch on Cape Cod complete with food and festivities, while at the same time help Catholic school students in the Fall River Diocese. The 12th annual Foundation to Advance Catholic Education, Inc., (or

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January 14/15 CCC Collection Supports Diocesan TV Mass, National Projects

FALL RIVER– The annual Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC) collection will be taken up at parish Masses in the Fall River Diocese during the weekend of January 14-15, 2017. This yearly national campaign is designed as a shared collection, meaning half of the proceeds stay in the local

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High Schools Host Open Houses, Tours in November

FALL RIVER — Students interested in attending a Catholic high school in the Fall River Diocese and their families are encouraged to come for a visit in November to learn firsthand about what each has to offer. Most of the schools will be hosting an Open House

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