MCC issues alert on assisted suicide bill

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BOSTON, Mass. — The Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS) bill has been reported favorably by the Joint Committee on Public Health. It is not to...

Diocesan woman installed as President-Elect of NCCW

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Beth Mahoney, principal at St. Stanislaus School in Fall River, was recently installed as president of the National Council of Catholic Women, at the national meeting in Arlington, Va. on August 28. With Mahoney are, from left, Bishop Michael Buridge of the Diocese of Arlington, Va., and Father Thomas Washburn, pastor of the Catholic Community of Central Fall River.

Eightieth Annual Catholic Appeal closes with outstanding total of $4.6M

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FALL RIVER—The 80th Catholic Appeal, “Time to Gather, Time to Heal, Time to Love,” has closed with results representing the annual campaign’s best year...

Forty-hour Eucharistic devotion set to begin across diocese

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New Bedford held a Corpus Christi procession with faithful adoring the Blessed Sacrament at Our Lady’s Chapel. Another procession and Adoration also took place in Fall River.

Witness to Mercy

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Last Sunday we were invited to meditate upon Divine Mercy and to seek it out through the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Ultimately (in the truest...

Students at All Saints Catholic School raise $1,000 for New Bedford child in need...

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All Saints Catholic School students show their support for Jeremiahs and his family as they anticipate Jeremiahs̕ need for a heart transplant.

Bishop installs 15 candidates as Readers

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On June 22, 15 candidates currently in formation for the permanent diaconate were installed as Readers by Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., at Holy Trinity Church in Fall River. Back row, from left: Scott Taveira, Shawn Seybert, John O’Brien, Americo Miranda, Bishop da Cunha, James Adams, Tyrone Gonsalves, Jeremias Carraras, and Deacon Frank Lucca, co-director of the diocesan Permanent Diaconate Office. Front row: Leonard Guyette, Joseph Martinho, Thomas Martin, David Roderick, David Gaspar, Richard Fish, David Laird, and Philip Koch.

Missionaries of La Salette in North America elect Cape Cod pastor as new leader

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BREWSTER — Father William V. Kaliyadan, M.S., pastor of Our Lady of the Cape Parish in Brewster, was elected to be the provincial superior...

Hispanic youth, parents invigorated by the Heroic Examples of Young Saints of our Time

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By Sister Paulina Hurtado, O.P., Diocesan Hispanic Ministry ATTLEBORO — Youth in the Hispanic Community of the Diocese of Fall River gathered on August 7,...

Father Robert J. Spitzer to present ‘There is Scientific Evidence of the Existence of...

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FALL RIVER — The Diocese of Fall River Catholic Schools Alliance is pleased to announce that Father Robert J. Spitzer will present “There is...

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