Summer around the DioceseA lot is happening around our diocese this summer! Check out the submitted photos to see how our parishes are spending the summer. Photos / Send Your Parish's Photos
Pope Francis Meets with Sex Abuse SurvivorsSix survivors of sex abuse by members of the Church shared their stories with Pope Francis on Monday, July 7 in moments of "profound spiritual encounter." Full story / Pope Francis' Homily
Congratulations Msgr. CippelRev. Msgr. John A. Cippel has been conferred with the Our Lady of Guadalupe Award from the Institute for Priestly Formation at Creighton University. Read more
Spirit FM 90.5 Wins Gabriel AwardOur Catholic radio ministry Spirit FM 90.5 has been awarded a Gabriel Award for Religious Radio Station of the year for its total programming and community service. Spirit FM 90.5 also received a Certificate of Merit for the radio special, "40 Years of Roe v. Wade." Read More.
Clergy ChangesMost Reverend Robert N. Lynch, Bishop of St. Petersburg, announces the following clergy changes, effective July 1, 2014 unless otherwise indicated. Clergy Changes
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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