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The 2024 Catholic Appeal has begun! Help bring Christ's love to those in need in our Diocese!

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May 1 - June 30, 2024
Catholic Appeal
Your support sustains the numerous agencies, programs, and ministries of the Diocese. Help "Renew the Face of the Earth."
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June 20 - 23, 2024
Quo Vadis Retreat
An opportunity for young Catholic men to deepen their faith and better discern God's call in their lives
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September 7, 2024
Diocesan Eucharistic Encounter
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June 18, 2024
Lumen Christi Cathedral Gala
Join us to support our Cathedral and celebrate the 120th anniversary of the Diocese
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Upcoming Events
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May 26
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mass of Remembrance – New Bedford
This Mass of Remembrance is offered to pray for those who have died and are buried in New Bedford Catholic Cemeteries. All are welcome to attend.
May 27
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Memorial Day Mass
Bishop da Cunha will celebrate the annual Memorial Day Mass in the Mausoleum Chapel at Notre Dame Cemetery in Fall River. All are welcome.
May 27
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mass of Remembrance – Taunton
This Mass of Remembrance is being offered on Memorial Day to pray for those who have died and are buried in Taunton Catholic Cemeteries. All are welcome to attend.
Bishop's Blog
Moments to Remember
Bishop da Cunha's Building Faith blog features Memorial Day Mass and prayer, Baccalaureate Mass at Stonehill College, and the National Eucharistic Pilgrimage.
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Success Stories
Open Dialogue Is Opening Doors
Lasting relationships with others are built on a foundation of trust. This also holds true for our relationship with the Catholic Church. That’s why we strive to build a future grounded in honesty, transparency, and accountability.
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Connections
Success Stories
Connections
Generations have been drawn to our area by its teeming ocean, safe harbors, plentiful lakes, ponds and streams, abundant inland rivers, and picturesque coastlines. Wherever you are in the The Diocese of Fall River, we are all connected by our waters and the Eucharist.
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Open Dialogue Is Opening Doors
Life Is Richer When We Walk as One
Success Stories
Life Is Richer When We Walk as One
We come from all walks of life. Our dreams, beliefs, experiences, and backgrounds are unique to each of us. But as we navigate life’s triumphs and challenges, inevitably our paths intersect on a common road.
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Connections
Leadership Begins With Listening
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Leadership Begins With Listening
“Actions speak louder than words” resonates more today than ever before. We’ve been tested by many challenges and our parishioners and communities have voiced their concerns. We’ve heard and are taking action.
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Life Is Richer When We Walk as One
One Community in Christ
Success Stories
One Community in Christ
We are a Diocese of people with many backgrounds—socially, economically, geographically, and culturally—but we are united in Jesus Christ, especially in the Eucharist.
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Leadership Begins With Listening
A Place to Belong
Success Stories
A Place to Belong
Whoever you are, wherever you go, and wherever you’ve been, you will always have a home in Jesus Christ. The doors of our Church and the arms of our faith community are open to all seeking God’s love.
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One Community in Christ
Latest Newsfrom the Fall River Diocese
Press Releases and Statements
23
May
2024
New Priest, Deacon to be Ordained for Diocese

Through the sacred rites of the Church, the bishop will ordain Deacon Bryan R. Bangs to the priesthood and seminarian Lucas D. daCosta to the transitional diaconate.

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Press Releases and Statements
20
May
2024
Gala to Support Cathedral, Celebrate 120th Anniversary of Diocese

The annual Lumen Christi Cathedral Gala in the Diocese of Fall River this year takes on additional significance.

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Press Releases and Statements
16
May
2024
Saint Vincent’s to Host Annual Summer Gala at New Waterfront Location

The June 21, 2024 event aims to raise crucial funds to renovate the gymnasium used by those served at Saint Vincent's Services.

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