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New Hope and Opportunity Initiative Aims to
Help Low-Income Students Attend a Catholic School

FALL RIVER — Fall River Diocese Catholic Schools and the Foundation to Advance Catholic Education (FACE) are pleased to announce a new initiative to help low-income students enroll in a Catholic school. The Hope and Opportunity Initiative will provide 100 new low-income students with scholarships up to $2,000

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For Easter, Bishop da Cunha Issues Pastoral Letter to Diocese

FALL RIVER — Explaining its dual purpose to serve both as an expression of his gratitude and as an invitation to join him on “a journey that will lead to the renewal and rebuilding of our Church, the Body of Christ alive in our midst,” Bishop Edgar

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Veterans Day Prayers

The annual observance of Veterans Day in the United States on November 11th  has it roots in the the armistice that ended World War I hostilities in 1918. The armistice between the Allied nations and Germany went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of

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Bishop da Cunha Asks for Month of Prayer for Peace Beginning Sept. 9

FALL RIVER—Earlier this summer, in light of recent incidents of violence and racial tensions in communities across the United States, the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) invited dioceses across the country to unite in a Day of Prayer for Peace in Our Communities

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August Weekend Retreat Offered for Young Women

Young women ages 18 to 30 are invited to a special summer retreat weekend planned especially for them with opportunities for prayer, reflection, relaxation, and fun on beautiful grounds alongside Buzzards Bay. “Spark: It is Time to Ignite Something with God” is the theme of the August

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Bishop to be Guest on WSAR’s Voice of Business

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will be the featured guest on WSAR Radio’s Voice of Business program on Wednesday, June 8, from 1 to 2 p.m. The weekly program is sponsored by the Fall River Area Chamber of Commerce and is hosted by Chamber President Rob

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