Holy Hour for Vocations

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

This Holy Hour is offered for an increase in vocations to the priesthood, religious life and permanent diaconate.  Come and join your prayers with those from others from across the Fall River Diocese and across the country as the nationwide observance of Vocations Awareness Week (November 1-7) begins.

Priesthood Discernment Retreat

Betannia II Retreat Center 154 Summer St., Medway, MA

Men of 19 to 35 years of age who are considering a vocation to the priesthood are encouraged to attend this Discernment Retreat sponsored by the Diocesan Vocations Office. Space is limited. For more information, please e-mail discernmentretreat@yahoo.com or contact Father Chris Peschel, the Assistant Director of Vocations and

Afternoon of Reflection & Prayer for Parish Vocation Committees

Members of Parish Vocation Committees are encouraged to attend this afternoon of spiritual reflection, prayer and sharing on this World Day of Prayer for Vocations. Program will include a presentation by Father Patrick Magee, FLHF, discussion among attendees on what can be done at parishes to promote

Holy Hour for Vocations

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

Join Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., in this Holy Hour to pray that young men and women hear and respond generously to the Lord's call to the priesthood, diaconate, religious life, societies of apostolic life or secular institutes. This Holy Hour for Vocations is being offered on

Quo Vadis Days

Betannia II Retreat Center 154 Summer St., Medway, MA

Quo Vadis Days offers young men aged 14-18 a time for recreation, fellowship, prayer, and sharing to explore what their vocation in life might be. It brings together priests, seminarians and young men from the diocese  for a variety of activities from prayer and discussion to mountain hiking and sports. Through it

Annual Good Shepherd Sunday Holy Hour for Vocations

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

Join Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., in this Holy Hour to pray that young men and women hear and respond generously to the Lord's call to the priesthood, diaconate, religious life, societies of apostolic life or secular institutes. This Holy Hour for Vocations is being offered on

Holy Hour for Vocations

Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish 233 County St., New Bedford, Massachusetts

All are welcome to attend this Holy Hour to join their prayers with others for the three Fall River Diocesan seminarians preparing for Ordination to the Transitional Diaconate on Saturday, May 27, 2017, as well as for an increase in vocations for the priesthood, religious life and

Quo Vadis Days

Betannia II Retreat Center 154 Summer St., Medway, MA

Quo Vadis Days offers young men a time for recreation, fellowship, prayer, and sharing to explore what their vocation in life might be. It brings together priests, seminarians and young men from the Diocese for a variety of activities from prayer and discussion to mountain hiking and sports. Through it all, participants

Ordination to the Priesthood

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

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will ordain three transitional deacons to the priesthood for service in the Fall River Diocese. To be ordained are Deacons Matthew Gill, Juan Carlos Munoz and Daniel Nunes. The prayers of all of the diocesan faithful are asked on this day

Vocation Discernment Hike

St. Mary Church 14 Park St., North Attleboro, MA

The Office for Vocations and Seminarians is hosting this hike for men ages 18 and older who are discerning the priesthood. Participants will gather for 9 a.m. Mass at St. Mary Church in North Attleboro after which they will travel to Mount Monadnock in New Hampshire for