“Creating on the Margins” Youth Multimedia Art Contest -   Youth in grades 7-12 can  participate in the CCHD multimedia art contest. This year’s  theme is “Sharing the Journey with Young Migrants and Refugees” in support of the two year  campaign that Pope Francis kicked off in September. The diocesan deadline for entries to be submitted to the Office of Life Ministries is Friday,... Read More
Sabrina Burton Schultz Receives Hispanic Heritage Partner Award from Catholic Relief Services - The Diocese of St. Petersburg’s Director of Life Ministry received a national award from Catholic Relief Services on Oct. 14 for her outstanding commitment to the Hispanic community. During a gathering of the Diocesan V Encuentro at St. Jude the Apostle Cathedral, Bishop Gregory Parkes presented Sabrina Burton Schultz the Hispanic Heritage Partner Award. This... Read More
Share the Journey Campaign Begins - A global campaign to be in solidarity with immigrants and refugees is now underway and support for this campaign comes from all the way at the top. Speaking to the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the weekly General Audience on Sept. 27, Pope Francis urged governments and all men and women of goodwill... Read More