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Taunton parish, older than the diocese, withstood many challenges on the way to its...

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., along with six current and former priests of Sacred Heart Parish, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish and Annunciation of the Lord Parish, celebrated a Mass in thanksgiving for the 150th anniversary of the Taunton parishes.

The Legion of Mary: A Marian path to holiness and mission

Members of the diocesan Legion of Mary recently gathered at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Fall River for the annual Acies ceremony, at which Legionaries re-dedicate themselves in the service of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Cape Cod Catholic schools announce new leadership for 2023-24

BARNSTABLE — Phillip J. VanDenBrink has been selected to become the next President of St. John Paul II School located in Hyannis. VanDenBrink comes...

‘God Loves the Autistic Mind’: a timely guide for Autism awareness

By Aileen Maroney In light of Autism awareness, Father Matthew P. Schneider’s “God Loves the Autistic Mind” published by Pauline Press (Boston) is a timely...

New Bedford parish to host presentation on miracles and their meanings

By Edwin Aldarondo, Special to The Anchor NEW BEDFORD — In the midst of all the darkness and anxiety we see and experience, it’s a...

Diocesan schools launch Discover Catholic Schools Campaign

FALL RIVER — It is no secret that the “great resignation” has had a large impact on organizations’ abilities to hire good people. According...

‘Men’s Meat and Greet’ on tap for May

EAST FREETOWN — Men of the Diocese of Fall River are invited to a new and exciting event planned for this spring. Food, fellowship,...

Hundreds from across the area attend return of diocesan Women’s and Men’s Conference

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., right, and presenters Father Roger Landry and Mari Pablo, take part in a Question and Answer session at the recent diocesan Women’s and Men’s Conference in Easton. (Photo by Deacon Alan Thadeu)

Faculty and staff of diocesan Catholic schools enjoy a day of spiritual renewal

Catholic musician and speaker Eric Genuis plays keyboards with his team members at the recent Professional Day for faculty and staff of diocesan Catholic schools.

Dartmouth Ladies Guild to host conference for diocesan women

NORTH DARTMOUTH — The Ladies Guild of St. Julie Billiart Church invites women of the parish, the surrounding area, and the Diocese of Fall...