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Adult and Child Discipleship

Secretariat for the New Evangelization
423 Highland Avenue,
Fall River, MA 02720
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/

Deacon Christopher Paul
cpaul@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-658-9089

Anchor, The

887 Highland Avenue,
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-7151; Fax 508-675-7048
www.anchornews.org
Rev. Richard D. Wilson, Executive Editor
Mr. David B. Jolivet, Editor/Production Manager
davejolivet@anchornews.org

Archives

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311

B

Bereavement Ministry

Bereavement Support Groups
c/o Catholic Social Services
1600 Bay Street
Fall River, MA 02724
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/bereavement
Rose Mary Saraiva, Bereavement Ministry Coordinator
Tel. 508-674-4681 ext. 1111
E-mail: rsaraiva@cssdioc.org

Bishop's Office

47 Underwood Street,
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-679-9220
Most Rev. Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., D.D., Bishop of Fall River
Bishopsoffice@dioc-fr.org
Very Rev. David C. Frederici, Vicar General
dcf@dioc-fr.org
Very Rev. David A. Pignato, Vicar for Priests
frpignato@saintjulies.org

Regarding Letters of Suitability

Brazilian Apostolate

Cape Cod
c/o St. Francis Xavier Parish
21 Cross Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Tel. 508-775-0818
Rev. Marcos V. Alexandre-Caldeira

Martha’s Vineyard
c/o Good Shepherd Parish
P.O. Box 1058
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
Office: 55 School Street
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557
Tel. 508-693-0342
Rev. Edivar Ribeiro DaSilva

Fall River Area
c/o St. Mary Cathedral Parish
327 Second Street
Fall River, MA 02721
Tel. 508-673-2833
Rev. Juan Carlos Munoz-Montoya

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Campus Ministry (Secretariat for the New Evangelization)

College Campus Ministry
c/o St. Mary Parish
789 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02747
www.umassdcatholics.com

Deacon Frank Lucca
Campus Minister
E-mail:dcnfrank@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 508-454-6618

College Campus Contacts:

Bristol Community College
771 Elsbree Stree
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-678-2811, ext. 2810
www.bcccatholics.com

Cape Cod Community College
Crystal Rogerson
c/o St. John the Evangelist Parish
P.O. Box 182
Pocasset, MA 02559
Tel. 508-563-5887
www.capecatholics.com
E-mail: crystal@fallrivercampusministry.com

Stonehill College
Rev. Anthony Szakaly, C.S.C., Director
320 Washington Street
North Easton, MA 02357
Tel. 508-565-1487
www.stonehill.edu/offices-and-services/campus-ministry/
aszakaly@stonehill.edu

UMass Dartmouth
Deacon Frank Lucca, Campus Minister
Center for Religious and Spiritual Life
Campus Center, Room 202
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
Tel. 508-999-8872
E-mail: flucca@umassd.edu
www.umassdcatholics.com

Wheaton College
Cole Memorial Chapel Basement
26 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
Tel. 508-286-8200
www.wheatoncatholics.com

Cardinal Medeiros Residence

375 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1050; Fax 508-675-2181
Joann Flanagan, Director

Catholic Appeal

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-676-6591
www.catholicfoundationsema.org/about-the-catholic-appeal/

Catholic Campaign for Human Development

1600 Bay Street
PO Box M, South Station
Fall River, MA 02724
Tel. 508-674-4681; Fax 508-675-2224
Susan Mazzarella, M.A., L.S.W., Diocesan Director

Catholic Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-676-6591
www.catholicfoundationsema.org

Miriam Sherman, Chief Executive Officer
Tel. 508-985-6510
msherman@catholicfoundationsema.org

Christina Duggan, Vice President of Operations
Tel. 508-617-5306
cduggan@catholicfoundationsema.org

Shawna Erickson, Director of Major Gifts and Grants
Tel. 508-658-2661
serickson@catholicfoundationsema.org

Rebecca Hancock, Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship
Tel. 508-617-5305
rhancock@catholicfoundationsema.org

Noelle Preston, Executive Assistant to the CEO
Tel. 508-658-0364
npreston@catholicfoundationsema.org

Jane Robin, Development Associate
Tel. 508-759-3566
jrobin@catholicfoundationsema.org

Catholic Nurses’ Council

(Diocesan Council of Catholic Nurses)
Contact the Fall River Diocese
Tel. 508-675-1311

Catholic Schools Office

373 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-687-7301
E-mail: info@catholicsa.org
www.catholicschoolsalliance.org
Daniel S. Roy, Superintendent of Schools
Denise M. Peixoto, Assistant Superintendent
Vincent Mancuso, Assistant Superintendent
Sandi M. Duxbury, Vice President of Marketing and Enrollment
Marian Desrosiers, Director of Catholic Mission and Identity
Bill Milot, Director of Technology

Catholic Social Services

1600 Bay Street
Fall River, MA 02724
Tel. 508-674-4681; Fax 508-675-2224
www.cssdioc.org
Susan Mazzarella, M.A., L.S.W., Chief Executive Officer

Coordinators:

Atty. Rebecca Eissenova, Immigration and Legal Services
Maria Paiva, Housing Counseling
Martha Reed, Basic Needs
Sheila Chasse, Permanent Support Housing and Emergency Services
Matthew Dansereau, Office for Persons with Disabilities

Area Offices:

Cape Cod:
261 South Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
Tel. 508-771-6771; Fax 508-771-4711

Fall River:
1600 Bay Street, Fall River, MA 02724
Tel. 508-674-4681; Fax 508-675-2224

New Bedford:
238 Bonney Street, New Bedford, MA 02744
Tel. 508-997-7337; Fax 508-984-1667

Catholic Women’s Council

(Diocesan Council of Catholic Women)
c/o Beth Mahoney, President
Tel. 508-821-6201
frdccwbeth@gmail.com
Rev. Michael Racine, Moderator

Catholic Youth Organization (CYO)

Secretariat for the New Evangelization
423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Oscar A. Rivera Jr.
Director of Youth Ministry
Tel. 508-658-9088
orivera@dioc-fr.org

Area Contact Information

Fall River CYO
Sullivan-McCarrick CYO Center
403 Anawan Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 672-9644
Thomas Chippendale, Director

New Bedford Area CYO
Kennedy Youth Center
377 County Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Tel. 508-996-0536

Taunton Area CYO
c/o Holy Name Parish
709 Hanover Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-679-6732
Donald Morrison, Director

Cemeteries

Catholic Cemeteries Office
1540 Stafford Road
Fall River, MA 02721-3235
Tel. 508-567-1844
David Raposa, Director of Catholic Cemeteries
E-mail: draposa@dioc-fr.org

See separate Cemeteries tab for complete list of cemeteries in Diocese and contact information for each.

Chancellor's Office

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508-730-2447
Mr. Kevin R. Kiley, Chief Financial Officer and  Chancellor
E-mail: kkiley@dioc-fr.org
Debra Jaacks, Executive Assistant
E-mail: djaacks@dioc-fr.org

Clergy Support

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 492-0995
Matthew S. Robinson, MA, MS, CPLC
Director of Clergy Support
E-mail: mrobinson@dioc-fr.org
fallriverclergysupport.org

Communications

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311 ext. 6512
John E. Kearns Jr. , Director
E-mail: jkearns@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverdiocese.org

Community Action for Better Housing

72 Eighth Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Tel. 508-997-0130; Fax 774-425-3790
Edward Allard, Interim Executive Director

Continuing Education and Formation of Clergy

c/o Holy Family Parish
P.O. Box 619
East Taunton, MA 02718-0619
Tel. 508-824-5707; Fax 508-822-2915
Rev. Richard D. Wilson, Director

Cursillo

Holy Cross Retreat House
490 Washington Street
North Easton, MA 02356
Tel. 508- 238-2051
www.retreathouse.org/cursillo
Jim Lane
Lay Director for Fall River Cursillo
E-mail: fallrivercursillo@gmail.com

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Daughters of Isabella

c/o St. George Parish Rectory
12 Highland Avenue
Westport, MA 02790
Tel. 508- 636-4965; Fax 508-636-4188
E-mail: saintgeorgerectory@gmail.com
Rev. Stephen B. Salvador, Moderator

Diocesan Health Facilities Office (Nursing Homes)

368 North Main Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-679-8154; Fax 508- 679-1422
www.dhfo.org
Joanne M. Roque, Chief Executive Officer

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Ecumenical and Interfaith Affairs Office

c/o Christ the King Parish
5 Job’s Fishing Rd
P.O. Box 1800
Mashpee, MA 02649-1800
Tel. 508-477-7700; Fax 508-477-8158
Rev. Edward J. Healey, Ecumenical Officer

Emergency Shelters

Sponsored by Catholic Social Services

Samaritan House
59 Ingell Street
Taunton, MA 02780
Contact: Maureen Medeiros
Tel. 508-824-6497

Sister Rose House
71 Division Street
New Bedford, MA 02744
Contact: Ray Duarte
Tel. 508-997-3202

Grace House (Women’s Shelter)
2 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02744
Contact: Elizabeth Neves
774-628-9743

St. Joseph’s House
77 Winter Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Contact: Stephane Ruault
774-470-5976

Employee Benefits

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-672-3802
Joseph A. Figlock, Benefits Specialist

English Prayer and Charismatic Groups

c/o St. Andrew the Apostle Parish
19 Kilmer Avenue
Taunton, MA 02780
Tel. 508- 824-5577
Rev. Edward A. Murphy, Director
e-mail: freamurphy1@verizon.net

Episcopal Representative for Religious - Office for Religious

47 Underwood Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508-679-9220
Sister Paulina Hurtado, O.P., Episcopal Representative for Religious and Associate Director of Vocations
Religious in Fall River Diocese
Exploring the Signs

Evangelization

Secretariat for the New Evangelization
423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 658-9088; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org

David G. Carvalho
Secretary for the New Evangelization
E-mail: dcarvalho@dioc-fr.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org
Deborah LeDoux

Coordinator of Family and Respect Life
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
www.familyrespectlife.org

Deacon Christopher Paul
Director of Adult and Child Discipleship
E-mail: cpaul@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-658-9089

Oscar A. Rivera
Director of Youth Ministry

E-mail: orivera@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-658-9088

College Campus Ministry
c/o St. Mary Parish
789 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02747
www.fallrivercampusministry.com

Rev. David C. Frederici
Director
E-mail: frdavid@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 774-205-4378

Deacon Frank Lucca
Campus Minister
E-mail:dcnfrank@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 508-454-6618

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Faith Formation (now Secretariat for the New Evangelization)

423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 658-9088; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org

David G. Carvalho
Secretary for the New Evangelization
Tel. 508-658-9088
E-mail: dcarvalho@dioc-fr.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
Tel. 508-669-7966
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
www.familyrespectlife.org

Deborah LeDoux
Coordinator of Family & Respect Life
Tel. 508-658-2956
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
www.familyrespectlife.org

Deacon Chris Paul
Director of Child & Adult Discipleship

Tel. 508-658-9089
E-mail: cpaul@dioc-fr.org

Oscar A. Rivera Jr.
Director of Youth Ministry

Tel. 508-658-9088
E-mail: orivera@dioc-fr.org

College Campus Ministry
c/o St. Mary Parish
789 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02747
www.fallrivercampusministry.com

Rev. David C. Frederici
Director
E-mail: frdavid@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 774-205-4378
Deacon Frank Lucca
Campus Minister
E-mail:dcnfrank@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 508-454-6618

Facilities and Real Estate

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508- 730-2447
Paul Brooks, Director
pbrooks@dioc-fr.org

Finance

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508- 730-2447
www.fallriverdiocese.org/chanceryfinanceoffice
Joseph Harrington, Director of Finance
jharrington@dioc-fr.org

Foundation to Advance Catholic Education (FACE)

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508- 676-6591
www.face-dfr.org
Miriam Sherman, Chief Executive Officer
Catholic Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts
msherman@catholicfoundationsema.org

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Guild for the Blind

c/o 1600 Bay Street
Fall River, MA 02724
Tel. 508-674-4681
Susan Mazzarella, M.A., L.S.W.
Director
smazzarella@cssdioc.org

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Hispanic Apostolate

47 Underwood Street
Fall River, MA 02722
Tel. 508-675-1311 ext, 6533; Fax 508-679-9220
Sister Paulina Hurtado, O.P.
Diocesan Coordinator of Hispanic Ministry
sr.paulina@dioc-fr.org

Rev. Craig A. Pregana, Chairman
Diocesan Implementation of V Encuentro
c/o Roman Catholic Community of Attleboro
1 Saint John Place
Attleboro, MA 02703
Tel. 508-222-1206; Fax 508-226-6461
guadalupenewbedford@gmail.com

Hispanic Ministry by Area

Attleboro
St. Vincent de Paul Church
71 Linden Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
Rev. Craig Pregana, Pastor
Tel. 508-222-1206

Cape Cod
St. Francis Xavier Church
347 South Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Rev. Marcos Caldeira
Assistant Chaplain of the Hispanic Apostolate Cape Cod Area
Tel. 508-775-0818; Fax 508-771-5940

Fall River
St. Mary’s Cathedral
327 Second Street
Fall River, MA 02721-2007
Rev. Thomas Washburn, Rector
Rev. Juan Carlos Muñoz
Tel. 508-679-1991; Fax 508-676-5276

Nantucket
St. Mary-Our Lady of the Isle Church
3 Federal Street, P.O. Box 1168
Nantucket, MA 02554
Rev. Carlos Patino-Villa
Chaplain of the Hispanic Apostolate Cape Cod Area
Tel. 508-228-0100; Fax 508-325-7991

New Bedford
Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. James Church
233 County Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Rev. German Correa Agudelo
Tel. 508-993-4704; Fax 508-990-0575

St. Anthony of Padua Church
1359 Acushnet Ave.
New Bedford, MA 02746
Rev. Mariano Varela, I.V.E., Pastor
Tel. 508-993-1691; Fax 508-999-4775

Taunton
St. Mary Church
14 St. Mary’s Square
Taunton, MA 02780
Rev. Matthew G. Gill
Chaplain to Hispanic Community in Taunton
Tel. 508-824-5665; Fax 508-822-2915

Human Resources and Administration

450 Highland Ave
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-689-7920
Peter Powers, SHRM-SCP, Executive Director
E-mail: ppowers@dioc-fr.org
Jennifer Oliveira, Human Resources Manager
508-617-5321
E-mail: joliveira@dioc-fr.org
Cendy Gonzalez, Human Resources Generalist
E-mail: cgonzalez@dioc-fr.org
508-985-6515

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Insurance Office

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 508-672-3802
Joseph A. Figlock, Benefits Specialist

L

Legal

Michael W. Carroll
General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer
450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-617-5307; Fax 508-730-2447
mcarroll@dioc-fr.org

Legion of Mary

c/o Joyce Sylvia, Director
33 Winsegansett Avenue
Fairhaven, MA 02719
Tel. 508-993-4016
Very Rev. Richard D. Wilson, V.G., Chaplain
fatherwilson@anchornews.org

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Marriage and Family Ministry (Secretariat for the New Evangelization)

423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
David G. Carvalho
Secretary for the New Evangelization
E-mail: dcarvalho@dioc-fr.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
Tel. 508-669-7966
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org

Deborah LeDoux
Coordinator of Family & Respect Life
Tel. 508-658-2956
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
www.familyrespectlife.org

Missionary Cooperative Office

c/o St. Mary Parish
106 Illinois Street
New Bedford, MA 02745
Tel. 508-995-6168; Fax 508-995-3800
E-mail: propoffaithnb@verizon.net
Rev. Msgr. John J. Oliveira, P.A., Director

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Pastoral Care of the Sick (Hospital Ministry)

Mailing Address
c/o St. Thomas More Parish
386 Luther Avenue
Somerset, MA 02726-4292

Deacon Robert Craig
Director
Tel. 774-265-2708
rcraig@dioc-fr.org

Hospital Ministries

Attleboro
Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro, MA
211 Park Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
Tel. 508-236-8560
Deacon Del Malloy, Director
Elizabeth Dodge
Halina Malec

East Sandwich
Rehabilitation Hospital of Cape & Islands
311 Service Road
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Tel. 508-833-4000
Kathleen Snow

Fall River
Charlton Memorial Hospital
363 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 679-3131, ext. 7114
Rev. Joseph Pasala
Sister Roberta O’Connell, F.C.J.
Deacon Paul Spearin

St. Anne’s Hospital
795 Middle Street
Fall River, MA 02721
Tel. 508- 674-5741, ext. 2061
Hospital Ministry:
Rev. Leonard Kayondo
Sister Carole V.M. Mello, O.P.
Pastoral Care Team:
Sister Marie Therese Dyer, F.C.J.; Sister Judith Costa, S.S.D.; Deacon Daniel Sullivan; Marika Hull; Sister Glorina Jugo, O.P.; Sister Lorna Riordan, O.P.

Falmouth
Falmouth Hospital
100 Ter Heun Drive
Falmouth, MA 02540
Tel. 508-548-5300
Deacon Bruce Baxter, Director
Sharon Lasnier, Assistant

Hyannis
Cape Cod Hospital
27 Park Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Tel. 508-862-5286
Gretchen Mackoul

New Bedford
St. Luke’s Hospital
101 Page Street
New Bedford, MA 02741
Tel. 508-997-1515
Denise Benjamin, Coordinator
Sister Judith Costa, S.S.D.
Sister Fatima Simas, S.S.D.

Taunton
Morton Hospital
88 Washington Street
Taunton, MA 02780
Tel. 508-828-7000
Deacon Anthony Cipriano, Director
Deacon Phil Bedard

Wareham
Tobey Hospital
43 High Street
Wareham, MA 02571
Tel. 508-273-4105
Deacon Paul Coughlin, Director

Permanent Diaconate Office

121 Mount Pleasant Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Tel. 508- 995-3700; Fax 508-995-3800
E-mail: frpermanentdiaconate@verizon.net
www.frpermanentdiaconate.com
Rev. Robert A. Oliveira, Director
Deacon Frank Lucca, Co-Director

Planning (Strategic and Pastoral Planning)

47 Underwood Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311, ext. 6543; Fax 508-679-9220
fallriverplanning.org/
Laura M. Carrillo, Director of Strategic and Pastoral Planning
E-mail: lcarrillo@dioc-fr.org
Deacon Joseph P. Harrington
Associate Director of Strategic and Pastoral Planning

Portuguese Apostolate

c/o Cardinal Medeiros Residence
375 Elsbree St.
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1050
Rev. John J. Oliveira, Coordinator

Portuguese Prayer and Charismatic Groups

c/o 375 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1050
Rev. Henry S. Arruda, Director

Priests’ Hostel

2402 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-672-1632

Prison Ministry

Bristol County
Residents Encounter Christ
c/o P.O. Box 70782
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
Tel. 508-496-0882
Deacon Doug Medeiros, Spiritual Director

Pro-Life Apostolate (Secretariat for the New Evangelization)

423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311; Fax 508-730-2887
www.familyrespectlife.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-669-7966

Deborah LeDoux
Coordinator of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-658-2956

Project Rachel Hotline: (508) 997-3300
e-mail: pla@plrachel.com

Project Rachel

423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311
E-mail: pla@plrachel.com
Confidential Project Rachel Telephone: 508-997-3300
www.familyrespectlife.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-675-1311 ext. 6702

Deborah LeDoux
Coordinator of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-675-1311 ext. 6703
www.familyrespectlife.org

Propagation of the Faith Office

c/o St. Mary Parish
106 Illinois Street
New Bedford, MA 02745
Tel. 508- 995-6168; Fax 508- 995-3800
E-mail: propoffaithnb@verizon.net
Rev. Msgr. John J. Oliveira, PA, Director

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Review Board

Ministerial Review Board
Diocese of Fall River
450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Bishop’s Delegate to the Board:
Lorraine Levy
llevy@dioc-fr.org

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Secretariat for the New Evangelizationn
423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 678-2828; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/rcia
Deacon Christopher Paul
Director of Adult and Child Discipleship
cpaul@dioc-fr.org
Tel. 508-658-9089

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Safe Environment

450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-675-1311; Fax 888-505-1605
osechancery@dioc-fr.org

Carolyn Shipp
Director of Safe Environment
and Victim Assistance Coordinator
450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-985-6508
cshipp@dioc-fr.org

Michele Figlock
Coordinator of OSE Compliance and Data
Tel. 508-675-1311, ext. 6511
E-mail: mfiglock@dioc-fr.org

Lynn Medeiros
Catholic Schools Background Screening Specialist
Tel. 508-675-1311, ext. 6527
lmedeiros@catholicsa.org

Cathleen Ryan
CORI and Safe Environment Training Coordinator
Tel. 508-675-1311, ext. 6528
cryan@dioc-fr.org

Saint Vincent de Paul Society

c/o 444 North Washington Street
North Attleboro, MA 02760
Tel. 508-699-4185
Steven Meaney, Council President

Saint Vincent’s Services

2425 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-679-8511; Fax 508- 672-2558
Kristen Dutra, MA, LMHC, Chief Executive Officer
www.saintvincentsservices.org

Secretariat for the New Evangelization

423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 658-9088; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org

David G. Carvalho
Secretary for the New Evangelization
E-mail: dcarvalho@dioc-fr.org

Irina DeLucca
Director of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: idelucca@dioc-fr.org
Deborah LeDoux
Coordinator of Family & Respect Life
E-mail: dledoux@dioc-fr.org
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/marriage-family
www.familyrespectlife.org

Deacon Christopher Paul
Director of Adult and Child Discipleship

Tel. 508-658-9089
E-mail: cpaul@dioc-fr.org

Oscar A. Rivera Jr.
Director of Youth Ministry

Tel. 508-658-9088
E-mail: orivera@dioc-fr.org

College Campus Ministry
c/o St. Mary Parish
789 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02747
www.fallrivercampusministry.com

Rev. David C. Frederici
Director
E-mail: frdavid@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 774-205-4378
Deacon Frank Lucca
Campus Minister
E-mail:dcnfrank@newmancatholicministry.org
Tel. 508-454-6618

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Television Apostolate

c/o St. St. Joseph, Guardian of the Holy Family Parish
167 East Falmouth Highway
East Falmouth, MA 02536
Tel. 508-548-0108; Fax 508- 339-2981
Rev. Msgr. Stephen J. Avila, Director

Tribunal

887 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. (508) 675-7150 Fax (508) 675-7295
E-mail: tribunal@dioc-fr.org
www.fallrivertribunal.com
Very Rev. Jeffrey Cabral, J.C.L., Judicial Vicar

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Victim Assistance Coordinator

Carolyn Shipp
450 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 985-6508
cshipp@dioc-fr.org

Vocations

47 Underwood Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 675-1311, ext. 109; Fax 508- 679-9220
www.fallrivervocations.org
Rev. Kevin A. Cook, Director of Vocations and Seminarians
508-336-5549
frcook@fallrivervocations.org
Rev. Jack M. Schrader, Assistant Director of Vocations and Seminarians
508-695-6161
frschrader@fallrivervocations.org
Sister Paulina Hurtado, O.P., Associate Director of Vocations
508-675-1311
sr.paulina@dioc-fr.org

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Women’s Residences

Sponsored by Catholic Social Services

Donovan House
59 Rockland Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Tel. 508-999-5893
Joanne Santiago-Vega, Coordinator.

St. Clare Residence
949 Pitcher’s Way
Hyannis, MA 02601
Tel. 508-775-5096
Elaine Healey, Coordinator

St. Mathieu Residence
189 Wellington Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508-674-4681
Karen Ready, Manager

Worship Office

c/o St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Parish
18 Baltic Street
South Attleboro, MA 02703
Tel. 508-761-8111
E-mail: odwfr@aol.com
Very Rev. Jon-Paul Gallant, S.L.L., Director

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Youth and Young Adult Ministries

Secretariat for the New Evangelization
423 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Tel. 508- 658-9088; Fax 508- 675-3864
www.fallriverfaithformation.org/youth-young-adults
Oscar Rivera
Director of Youth Ministry
508-658-9088
orivera@dioc-fr.org
David G. Carvalho
Secretary for the New Evangelization
E-mail: dcarvalho@dioc-fr.org