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40 Days for LifeFrom September 24 through November 2, our community will unite with many others from coast to coast – and internationally – for a major simultaneous pro-life mobilization – the 40 Days for Life campaign. Faithful believers are praying that these efforts will mark the beginning of the end of abortion. More info
Synod on the FamilyThe upcoming Synod of Bishops will focus on "Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization." Please pray for the work of the Synod which seeks to respond to the challenges of familis and faith. More info and prayer.
Backpacks for Refugees Our diocesan high schools are participating in "Backpacks for Refugees", a backpack drive for toiletries and clothing to assist local shelters that are housing children who have fled from violence in their home country. Read more
Diocesan Website SurveyThe Office of Communications is always looking to improve the diocesan website and would like your feedback. Please take this survey about the diocesan website. Thank you in advance for sharing your thoughts!
Florida Respect Life ConferenceThe 2014 Respect Life Conference will be held on Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25 at the Bethany Center. The theme this year is "Masterpieces of God's Creation." Details and Registration.
CongratulationsThe board of directors of the Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. recently acknowledged Father Carlos Rojas, Parochial Administrator of St. Joseph Parish in Tampa, as one of their Hispanic Leaders of Tampa Bay for his outstanding service to the Hispanic community. Read more
Pray for Peace in IraqEscalating violence in northern and central Iraq has caused devastation and mass displacement of 1.2 million people since January. Please join us in praying for peace. Details and prayer
2014 Annual Pastoral AppealWe are "One Faith, Guided in Prayer, Strengthened in Service." Our response to God's call to love and serve one another takes much more than any one parish can do alone. Together we are a light to the nations. How You Can Give
"The Joy of the Gospel"Read Pope Francis' first Apostolic Exhortation - "Evangelli Gaudium" - "The Joy of the Gospel" in English or Spanish. Catholic News Service's top quotable quotes from the document.
Forward in Faith CampaignThe Diocese of St. Petersburg needs the help of everyone in our community to move Forward in Faith. Please join us to support our children, priests and parishes as we spread God’s word and share the transformative power of the Eucharist. Learn More
Human Trafficking Is a Crime27 million people are trafficked globally around the world. 20.9 million people are enslaved throughout the world with 2.5 million of those people located in the United States. Florida is the third-highest ranked state in the nation for this fast-growing crime. Learn More
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