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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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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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May Devotions Center on Blessed Mother

Grace Botelho and Zackary Mlynek of St. Stanislaus School, Fall River, crown a statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the recent May Crowning. The tradition of dedicating the month of May to the Blessed Virgin Mary dates back some 700 years and became especially widespread during […]

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