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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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New President Named for Bishop Feehan High School

 ATTLEBORO, MA — Timothy B. Sullivan, founder and president of School Family Media, Inc., has been named as the new President of Bishop Feehan High School. The appointment of Sullivan, a graduate of the school’s Class of 1987, was announced by Diocesan Superintendent of Schools Dr. Michael

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Living Mercy is Focus of Fall River Deanery Lenten Mission

Living Mercy is the theme of this year’s Lenten Mission for parishes in the Fall River Deanery to take place March 14-17 with an afternoon and evening session offered each day. Franciscan Friar Thomas Washburn (in photo at right), a New Bedford native and former pastor in

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