Opportunities for Immigrant Survivors of Crime

St. Anthony of Padua Parish 1359 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, MA

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is offering this presentation on "Opportunities for Immigrant Survivors of Crime."  Participants will learn how they can get work permits or green cards, and have the opportunity to ask questions to the government offices that decide these cases.  You will also

Catholic Agencies Combined Job Fair

Catholic Social Services 1600 Bay St., Fall River, MA

Looking for a job? Catholic Social Services, Diocesan Health Facilities and Saint Vincent's Services are hosting this combined Job Fair. Planners anticipate they will have over 100 openings to fill! Positions are located throughout southeastern Massachusetts including Hyannis. Attendees are encouraged to bring their resumes. View the Job

Catholic Campaign for Human Development Collection

Parishes in the Diocese of Fall River

In the United States, one in six people lives in poverty. The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) supports programs that address the causes of poverty and provide a sustainable future for those struggling across the country.  In the Fall River Diocese and most others nationwide, the

Advent Taizé Service

St. John Neumann Parish 157 Middleboro Rd., East Freetown, MA

St. John Neumann Parish invites all to this Taizé service as the season of Advent begins.

High School Placement Test

Catholic high schools in the Fall River Diocese will administer the High School Placement Test (HSPT) on Saturday, December 4, and Saturday, December 11. Students interested in applying for admission as freshmen in September 2022 are required to take the HSPT on either date. Registration requirements including

Marian Medal Awards Ceremony

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

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will present the Marian Medal to nominated members of parishes in the Fall River Diocese in recognition of their dedicated service to the Church.

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Parishes in the Diocese of Fall River

This is a holy day of obligation. It commemorates the fact that Mary, in view of her calling to be the Mother of Christ and in virtue of his merits, was preserved from the first moment of her conception from original sin and was filled with grace

Adult Confirmation

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

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will confer the Sacrament of Confirmation on adult candidates (ages 18 and over) who have completed the necessary preparation course.

Advent Retreat

St. Stanislaus Church 37 Rockland St., Fall River, MA

"Glad Tidings of Hope, Comfort, and Joy," is the title of this three-part Advent retreat offered by the Catholic Community of Central Fall River. It features three sessions addressing aspects of its theme by three different speakers. Each of the parishes within the collaborative will host a