News Releases

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

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WSAR to Air Daily Rosary with Bishop da Cunha

Start your day with the Rosary. Effective December 12, 2016 Greater Fall River radio station WSAR, AM 1480 will air the Rosary led by Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., each day at 4:40 a.m. Its sister station, WHTB, AM 1400 already airs the Rosary daily in

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Retirement Fund for Religious Collection to be Taken Up Dec. 10/11

Parishes in the Fall River Diocese will take up the annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection December 10 and 11 (2016) weekend Masses. Coordinated by the National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO), the parish-based appeal benefits nearly 33,000 senior Catholic sisters, brothers and religious order priests whose communities

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Diocesan High Schools Placement Exam is December 3

The Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Fall River will accept applications and administer an Entrance/Placement Examination for new students on Saturday, December 3, with the make-up exam on Saturday, December 10. Students wishing to enter any of these schools next September should report to the

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81 to Receive Marian Medal from Bishop

FALL RIVER — Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will award the Marian Medal to 81 laypersons from parishes throughout the Fall River Diocese at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 20, in the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption, 327 Second Street, Fall River. First presented

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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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