News Releases

St. Mary’s Cathedral 2014 Holy Week Schedule

FALL RIVER — Holy Week, the week during Lent before Easter, begins this weekend (April 12/13) with Masses for Palm Sunday.  It is the most holy of weeks during the entire Church year. On Palm Sunday, Catholics receive pieces of blessed palm branches and recall Jesus’ entry

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Diocesan Technology Director Inducted into Technology Hall of Fame

FALL RIVER — William Milot, who is Director of Technology for the Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Fall River, was  named by the Consortium for School Networking or CoSN to its Volunteer Hall of Fame.  His induction took place March 21, 2014 at the CoSN conference

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Taunton Deanery-wide Lenten Mission Set for March 16-19

TAUNTON — Parishes in the Taunton Deanery are sponsoring a deanery-wide Lenten mission to take place from March 16 through 19 at 7 p.m. at St. Ann Church, 660 North Main St., in Raynham. Led by Holy Cross Father Hugh Cleary, director of Campus Ministry at Stonehill

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Fall River Catholic Schools to Host Joint Fine Arts Night

FALL RIVER — In what will be a first-time collaboration of its type, the six Catholic schools in the city of Fall River are joining together to host a one-evening presentation to showcase the artistic and musical talents of their students. The event, entitled The Fall River

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Rite of Election to Take Place This Sunday at Cathedral

FALL RIVER — Bishop George W. Coleman will celebrate the Rite of Election this Sunday, March 9, for 75 men and women from throughout the Fall River diocese who are preparing to become members of the Roman Catholic Church or who are preparing for full communion in

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Coyle and Cassidy High School, Taunton Catholic Middle School to Join

TAUNTON — In a move to provide students with more opportunities and resources for their Catholic education, Coyle and Cassidy High School in Taunton and Taunton Catholic Middle School will join together to become one school, serving grades 6 through 12, beginning in the 2014-15 academic year.

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