73rd Catholic Charities Appeal to Get Underway

FALL RIVER–The 73rd annual Catholic Charities Appeal of the Fall River Diocese will take place in parishes throughout Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands from May 1 to June 24. Proceeds from the Appeal fund diocesan charitable services and programs that provide shelter, food, clothing, counseling,

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Bishop Coleman’s 2014 Easter Message

FALL RIVER — Bishop George W. Coleman has issued his annual Easter Message to Catholics throughout the Fall River Diocese, which comprises Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands. The message has been distributed to pastors in the diocese for conveying to parishioners in some way at

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Holy Week Programming on the Portuguese Channel

Portuguese Channel is carried by most cable television providers serving cities and towns in the Fall River Diocese. Please check local listings for the channel number. Wednesday, April 16 Boa Nova da Vida (Good News for Life) 9:30 p.m. Holy Thursday, April 17 Missa da Ciea do

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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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