Installation of Readers for Permanent Diaconate

Holy Trinity Parish 951 Stafford Road, Fall River

Candidates currently studying for the Permanent Diaconate for the Fall River Diocese will be installed as Readers by Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V. The Ministry of Reader is the first of two ministries which candidates must receive and exercise as part of their preparation for ordination as

CLI 30th Anniversary & Reunion Celebration

Cathedral Camp 167 Middleboro Rd., East Freetown

Come celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Christian Leadership Institute, or CLI. All CLI grads are invited to attend. It will begin with a 6 p.m. Mass and continue into the evening with pizza, ice cream, memory sharing, and fellowship outside by a camp fire (weather-permitting). Those

Summer Speaker Series

St. Mary's Cathedral 327 Second St., Fall River

This evening is the first in a Summer Speaker Series being sponsored by the Catholic Community of Central Fall River as an opportunity to gather in fellowship and to continue the celebration of this Year of St. Joseph. Anyone is welcomed to attend. For four successive Wednesdays,

Young Adult Evening BBQ

Bishop Connolly High School 373 Elsbree St., Fall River

Young adults (18 years and older) are invited to this outdoor summer event for a mix of BBQ, games, music and some time for reflection on a message on love and responsibility. The Office of Faith Formation and the Pro-Life Apostolate are jointly sponsoring the evening to

Everlasting Message of Fatima

Our Lady's Chapel 600 Pleasant St., New Bedford

This is offered as a day of individual and parish consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The program will include a video, a presentation, a procession, recitation of the Rosary and Mass. Confessions will be available throughout the day.

Vacation Bible Camp

St. Mary's Cathedral 327 Second St., Fall River

Girls and boys in grades kindergarten through 8 are invited to the "One Way Café," the Vacation Bible Camp sponsored by the Catholic Community of Central Fall River.  The "One Way Café" has cooked up 5 days of healthy Bible lessons, incredible crafts, fun outdoor activities, good-tasting

Adoration & Outdoor Movie Night

Holy Family Parish Center 438 Middleboro Avenue, East Taunton

Here's a great way to enjoy a beautiful summer night. Outdoor Adoration to be offered outside the Holy Family Parish Center and afterwards a viewing of film, PRAY. Produced by Family Theater Productions, PRAY tells the story of Patrick Peyton, who became known worldwide as the "Rosary

Summer Speaker Series

St. Mary's Cathedral 327 Second St., Fall River

The Catholic Community of Central Fall River welcomes all to its Summer Speaker Series as an opportunity to gather in fellowship and to continue the celebration of this Year of St. Joseph. Mass will be celebrated at 6 p.m. with a guest preacher offering an extended homily

Vacation Bible Camp (Session Two)

St. Mary's Cathedral 327 Second St., Fall River

This is the second weeklong session of the "One Way Café," the Vacation Bible Camp sponsored by the Catholic Community of Central Fall River.  It's open to girls and boys in grades kindergarten through 8. "One Way Café" has cooked up 5 days of healthy Bible lessons,

Novena in Honor of Saint Anne Begins

St. Anne's Shrine Corner of South Main and Middle Streets, Fall River

The 149 Solemn Novena in honor of Saint Anne begins today in St. Anne's Shrine in Fall River and continues through July 25. The daily schedule is as follows: 6 p.m. Rosary and Confessions; 6:30 p.m. Mass; 7 p.m. Novena Devotions with Spiritual Talk. This year's preacher