Bishop Edgar Da Cunha

Catholic Charities Appeal
FALL RIVER — The Fall River Diocese begins the 77th annual Catholic Charities Appeal today (May 1st) with a theme of “Sharing Faith and Hope,” chosen to underscore the mission of the services and programs made possible by the springtime campaign
40th Procession for Peace
Cries for peace came from the streets of Fall River Monday evening as hundreds of parishioners from churches across the Fall River Diocese took part in the 40th annual Procession for Peace.
Da Cunha On Pope's Visit
The Bishop of Fall River says Pope Francis is strengthening the Catholic Church wherever he goes.  The Pope will be officially welcomed to the United States on Wednesday with a ceremony on the south lawn of the White House.
Bishop Edgar Da Cunha of the Fall River Diocese calls Francis a tremendo…
St. Killian's Procession
Dozens of parishoners of the former St. Killian's Parish in New Bedford joined Bishop Edgar da Cunha Monday night in a procession down Acushnet Avenue.
The marchers, including many families, sang hymns and receited prayers as they entered their new religious home, the historic St...
Celebrating Catholic Education
Fall River Bishop Edgar Da Cunha was in New Bedford Friday, celebrating a mass with students and staff members from all Catholic Schools in Greater New Bedford.
The students filled St. Anthony's Church in the North End.
The new Bishop says Catholic education is important...