Ministry Moments

Ministry Moments

Men and women from across the Diocese of Fall River share news about their work in areas that are supported by gifts to the Catholic Appeal.


MINISTRY MOMENT: Pastoral Care of the Sick

Featuring Fr. Thomas Kocik, Chaplain at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, MA


MINISTRY MOMENT: Office of Vocations

Featuring Rev. John “Jack” Schrader, Assistant Director for the Office of Vocations, Chaplain of Bishop Feehan High School, and Parochial Vicar at Transfiguration of the Lord Parish



MINISTRY MOMENT: Faith Formation

Featuring David Carvalho, Senior Director for Youth, Young Adult, and Family Life Ministries for the Diocese of Fall River


MINISTRY MOMENT: Bereavement Program

Featuring Rose Mary Saraiva of the Diocesan Office of Faith Formation



MINISTRY MOMENT: Solanus Casey Food Pantry

Featuring Matthew Dansereau, Program Manager at the Food Pantry, which is a program of Catholic Social Services


MINISTRY MOMENT: Prison Ministry

Featuring Fr. Riley Williams, Pastor of St. Francis Xavier Parish in Acushnet, MA



MINISTRY MOMENT: Catholic Social Services

Featuring Rui Rosa, Chief Financial Officer at Catholic Social Services


MINISTRY MOMENT: Immigration Services

Featuring Tiana Biszko, staff attorney in the Immigration Department at Catholic Social Services



MOMENTO DE MINISTÉRIO: Programa da Perda (Portuguese)

Apresentando Rose Mary Saraiva do Escritório Diocesano de Formação de Fé Formation