Diocese of Fall River

Established on March 12, 1904 by Pope Pius X, the Diocese of Fall River covers 1,194 square miles in Southeastern Massachusetts, comprising Bristol County; Barnstable County – recognizable on any map as Cape Cod; Dukes County or Martha’s Vineyard; Nantucket County; and the towns of Mattapoisett, Marion and Wareham in Plymouth County. The Most Reverend Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., D.D., became the Eighth Bishop of Fall River on September 24, 2014. He leads a Catholic community numbering 279,000 persons who worship in 80 parishes and 11 mission churches. The Diocese is divided into five territories or deaneries with one priest in each appointed by the Bishop to serve as Dean to assist him in the coordination of ministry in that area.

Dec 09, 2020
The Director of Adult & Child Discipleship is a full-time position and will report to the Senior Director, Faith Formation, Youth, Young Adult and Family Life Ministries, focusing primarily on families, parents, adult formation and those who minister to them. This position will aid our office in its mission to work with the Diocese of Fall River’s parishes, personnel and agencies to evangelize and form engaged disciples for Christ. Our office’s vision is to transform the culture by being a leader in effective evangelization, transformative catechesis, and relational outreach that leads people to Christ and His Church. Job Responsibilities: ● Develop a comprehensive approach on the Diocesan level that supports, provides resources and fosters engagement for parish child and family formation, Baptism preparation, Communion preparation, adult formation, and RCIA ● Create pathways and initiatives that help the Diocese and parishes develop a culture of intentional discipleship...
Diocese of Fall River Fall River, MA, USA Full time