News Releases

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

Read more

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

Read more

Bishop da Cunha’s 2016 Christmas Message

Dear Friends in Christ, When God the Father sent Jesus to save the world, the first thing he did was choose a family for his Son.  He prepared Joseph and Mary to be His parents so that Jesus could have a family. Both Mary and Joseph accepted

Read more

CSS Gift of Giving Program Helps Area Families in Need at Christmas

FALL RIVER – For the 19th year, Catholic Social Services (CSS) of the Fall River Diocese is sponsoring its Gift of Giving program to help brighten Christmas for hundreds of needy families throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod. At CSS headquarters in Fall River’s South End there

Read more

Local Christmas Masses to Air

FALL RIVER — Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will be the principal celebrant and homilist of the Mass for Christmas to be broadcast from 9 to 10 a.m. on WLNE-TV, Channel 6, on Christmas Day. The one-hour televised liturgy is sponsored by the Fall River Diocesan

Read more

Scripture Alive Winter 2017 Program Announced

The Faith Formation Office of the Fall River Diocese has announced the 2017 winter schedule for its Scripture Alive adult formation program. Scripture Alive offers faith sharing in a group setting using the Loyola Press Six Weeks with the Bible study series. It’s an opportunity for guided

Read more

Contact Us

450 Highland Avenue
PO Box 2577
Fall River, MA 02722

Phone: 508-675-1311