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Creating a Diocesan Pre K – 12 Catholic School on Cape Cod

HYANNIS – St. Margaret Regional School in Buzzards Bay will join with St. Francis Xavier Preparatory School and St. John Paul II High School in Hyannis to create one Pre-kindergarten through grade 12 school.  Students in Pre-K through grade 4 will stay at St. Margaret Regional School

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Dr. Mary Pat Tranter Named Director of Strategic Initiatives for Diocesan Schools

FALL RIVER – The Diocese of Fall River Catholic Schools Office (CSO) has announced that Mary Pat Tranter, Ph.D. (in photo), President of Coyle and Cassidy High School and Middle School in Taunton, will be joining the CSO as Director of Strategic Initiatives. This new appointment takes

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Lenten Mission for Taunton Area Parishioners to Begin March 4th

TAUNTON — “After This Our Exile: A People Seeking a Refuge” will be the theme of a Lenten Mission for parishioners in the Taunton Deanery. It will take place over four consecutive evenings at 7 p.m., beginning Sunday, March 4, at two church locations. On Sunday and

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New Bedford Deanery Lenten Retreat to be Offered Twice a Day

NEW BEDFORD — Parishioners in the New Bedford Deanery will have two opportunities each day to take part in their deanery’s Lenten Retreat set for March 19 – 21. The retreat will be offered in the context of both a 12 noon and 7 p.m. Mass each

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Rite of Election is Sunday, Feb. 18, in Cathedral

FALL RIVER — Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will celebrate the Rite of Election this Sunday, February 18, for 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

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Plans Set for Second Women & Men’s Conference in Diocese

FALL RIVER — The second annual Women and Men’s Conference in the Fall River Diocese will take place on Saturday, March 10, on the grounds of Stonehill College in Easton. Building on last year’s first-ever such event in the diocese, the 2018 Women and Men’s Conference will

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