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22
May
2014
“Find the Face of Christ in Your Neighbor” is 2014 Catholic Charities Appeal Theme

FALL RIVER– Pope Francis provided the inspiring words that frame this year’s Catholic Charities Appeal.  In December he was quoted as saying: “In the poor and outcast we see Christ’s …

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13
May
2014
Statement in Response to Lawsuit Filed Against Fall River Diocese and Retired Hartford Archbishop

In July 2012, a claim was brought against the Fall River Diocese by two adult males alleging they had been abused as minors by the Reverend Monsignor Maurice Souza, a …

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6
May
2014
54 Teens to Receive Pope St. Pius X Youth Award

FALL RIVER — Fifty-four young persons from parishes throughout the Fall River Diocese will receive the Pope Saint Pius X Youth Award from Bishop George W. Coleman in the context …

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25
Apr
2014
Mansfield Man to Become First Lay Finance Officer and Chancellor for Diocese

FALL RIVER — Paul Kawa, a Certified Public Accountant who has worked as a financial controller for the past several years, will assume the positions of Finance Officer and Chancellor …

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24
Apr
2014
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 …

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18
Apr
2014
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 …

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15
Apr
2014
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 …

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14
Apr
2014
Easter TV Mass to Air at Special Time, Expand to Full Hour

FALL RIVER — The Television Mass on Easter Sunday, April 20, will expand to a full hour and will air at a special time, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., …

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9
Apr
2014
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 …

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31
Mar
2014
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 …

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