Obituaries ~ September 18, 2017 - Let us keep the souls and the families of the faithful departed in our prayers: Monsignor Patrick Caverly We were informed that Monsignor Patrick Caverly, brother of Monsignor Bernard Caverly, Pastor Emeritus of St. Raphael Parish, St. Petersburg, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Thursday afternoon, September 14, 2017. He was a priest of... Read More
Clergy Appointments ~ September 18, 2017 - Most Reverend Gregory L. Parkes, Bishop of St. Petersburg, announces the following clergy appointments, effective August 1, 2017: Appointment Reverend Jonathan I. Loverita [Catarman, Philippines] as Parochial Vicar, Most Holy Redeemer Parish, Tampa. Reverend George Gyasi [Kumasi, Ghana] as Parochial Vicar, St. Anne Parish, Ruskin.
A Special Collection for Hurricane Harvey Victims - Archbishop Jose Gomez, Vice-President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has requested that all dioceses conduct a Special Collection in support of those communities severely affected by Hurricane Harvey this past weekend. This special collection should be taken by parishes on either the weekend of September 2-3 or September 9-10, 2017. Additional information... Read More