Diocesan agency asked by state to assist in caring for Venezuelan migrants
By Dave Jolivet BOURNE — “They are us, and we are them.” That’s how Susan Mazzarella described the 48 migrants who made a perilous journey...
St. Anthony of Padua, New Bedford, establishes parish Legion of Mary
NEW BEDFORD — St. Anthony of Padua in New Bedford has recently established a Legion of Mary. The group is going into its tenth...
Holy Trinity student has Hall of Fame day shooting commercial with Big Papi
Aviyen Merced, a student at Holy Trinity School in Fall River, recently shot a TV commercial with Boston Red Sox legend and Hall of Famer David ”Big Papi” Ortiz.
Missionary of Charity complete successful camp for children
The Missionary of Charity recently hosted a successful children’s summer camp at their residence near St. Lawrence Martyr Church in New Bedford.
Memorial Service for Aborted Children at St. Mary’s Cemetery September 10
NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH — On Saturday, September 10, Pro-Life Americans throughout the country will gather at memorial sites dedicated in their honor for the 10th...
Mass of remembrance for St. Mother Teresa to be celebrated at St. Lawrence Martyr...
St. Mother Teresa prays during a Mass at St. Lawrence Martyr Church in New Bedford during her June 14, 1995 visit there. A Mass of remembrance will be celebrated at the same church on September 5, the 25th anniversary of her passing. (Anchor file photo)
Bishop da Cunha presides over International Pilgrimage at Shrine of Fatima in Portugal
Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., leads a procession with the International Statue of Our Lady of Fatima during the recent International Pilgrimage at the Shrine of Fatima in Portugal. Story on page two. (Photo from the Shrine of Fatima Facebook page)
FACE 25th Annual Summer Gala honors educator, raises nearly $200,000 for financial assistance for...
Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., greets the FACE Summer Gala co-chairs, Dick and Marilyn Colman, at the recent event to raise funds for students in need.
Foundation to Advance Catholic Education special second collection is September 10 and 11
Help support Catholic education in the Diocese of Fall River by donating at the second collection for FACE on September 10 and 11.
Long-time golf classic returns to benefit Diocesan Health Facilities
By Dave Jolivet LAKEVILLE — It’s a life dynamic. There are days when people are active, outdoors and living life to it’s fullest. There also...