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Fall River Deanery Lenten Mission (Evening Session)
March 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
“Living Mercy” is the theme of Lenten Mission to be offered over four consecutive evenings at rotating churches in the Fall River Deanery. Father Thomas Washburn, a Franciscan Friar of the Immaculate Conception Province, will preach the Mission. A New Bedford native ordained to the priesthood in 2000, Father Washburn is currently the Executive Secretary of the English-Speaking Conference of Franciscan Provincial Ministers. He is also author of the blog, “A Friar’s Life.” The Mission talk will be presented in the context of Mass at 7 p.m. (Thursday’s will be a Maronite-rite Mass.) The sacrament of Reconciliation will be available at 6 p.m. This Lenten Mission will also be offered each afternoon at 12:05 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Fall River.