Category Archives: News

National Catholic Sisters Week

Since 2014 National Catholic Sisters Week has been celebrated from March 8-14. NCSW is a dedicated celebration of Catholic Sisters intended to raise awareness of their vital contributions, both past and present. National Catholic Sisters Week is intended to broaden awareness of Catholic sisters, whose lives and ministries often remain behind the scenes.  The hope… Read More

Annual Altar Server Appreciation Mass

Our Annual Altar Server Appreciation Mass will be held on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle at 3:00 pm.  A light reception will follow in the Parish Center.  All are invited to attend. Below is the memo and RSVP form that has been sent to all parishes, as well as the… Read More

John 21 Discernment Group, March 24, 2018

The next meeting of the John 21 Discernment group is Saturday, March 24, 2018 beginning with mass at 8:30 am. This group meets at St. Lawrence Parish in Tampa (5225 N. Himes Avenue, Tampa, FL 33614).  Please note, this date is different than originally published! John 21 is a discernment group for young men who are reflecting on… Read More

Focus 11 2018

Focus 11 2018 will be held on Tuesday, February 20 and Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at St. Lawrence Parish in Higgins Hall. We are happy to announce that our keynote speakers for this year will be the Sisters of Life.  We welcome Sr. Maria Laetitia and Sr. Mercy Marie to the Diocese of St. Petersburg!Founded… Read More

Holy Hour for Vocations

Our next Holy Hour for Vocations will be on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle.  Fr. Carl Melchior will preside at this Holy Hour. The February Holy Hour is on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Thank you to the Serra Club for continuing to host our monthly Holy Hours for Vocations.  … Read More

Seminarian Pictures

During the annual seminarian convocation, new pictures were taken of all our seminarians, as well as a group photograph. We have printed pictures available for you to order for your parish.  Or, if  you prefer, pictures can be sent to you electronically.  There is no cost to you for the printed pictures. To order printed… Read More