Office of Faith Formation offers “Forward Together” Spring Planning Series

By David CarvalhoDiocesan Faith Formation Senior FALL RIVER — Many Catholics may be asking: will people come back to parishes? Perhaps a more important...

Annual Catholic Appeal Supports Solanus Casey Food Pantry

During the COVID-19 pandemic, food pickup at the Solanus Casey Food Pantry in New Bedford was moved outdoors.

Diocesan Pastoral Care of the Sick ministry aided by Appeal

Father Thomas Kocik, Chaplain to Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis and former Chaplain to Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River.

Bishop ordains five to Transitional Diaconate in Indiana

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V. went to Notre Dame University for the August 29 ordination of five men as Transitional Deacons for the Congregation of Holy Cross. (Photo courtesy of Congregation of Holy Cross)

Former diocesan Faith Formation director to receive national award

By Dave Jolivet MARSHFIELD, Mass. — A good friend of the Diocese of Fall River, and the former, now retired, director of the diocesan Office...

New Bedford church to hold 200th anniversary Mass, dinner

Please note, in the mailed print edition ticket prices were listed at $400. The correct price is $40.

Bishop to celebrate Mass of Atonement

FALL RIVER — Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will be principal celebrant and homilist of a special Mass of Atonement on Sunday, April...

Bishop presents Marian Medal Awards to 70 diocesan faithful

Bishop da Cunha presents the Marian Medal to Cathy Cahoon of St. Andrew the Apostle Parish in Taunton. (Photo by Deacon Alan Thadeu)

A Pastoral Letter from Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., D.D., to the Clergy,...

“Now, more than ever, God is calling us to move forward and not stand still. My hope in this pastoral letter is to offer...

Eleven diocesan seminarians gear up for another year of classes

By Dave Jolivet SOUTH DARTMOUTH — While most of us are trying to find ways to keep cool during the dog days of August, 11...