Preparing for the Rite of Election - The Rite of Election will be celebrated on the First Sunday of Lent, February 18, 2018 at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.   At this liturgy, Bishop Gregory Parkes will acknowledge God’s call and the catechumens faithful response to seek Christ and his Church; he will then declare them to be members... Read More
Diocesan RCIA Institute for Parish Teams - The Offices of Worship and Evangelization & Lifelong Faith Formantion (ELFF), along with the Diocesan RCIA Committee, will be hosting the next installment of the Diocesan RCIA Institute on Saturday, January 20, 2018.  The location will be in the Parish Hall at Light of Christ Catholic Church, 2176 Marilyn Street, Clearwater, FL 33765 The Diocesan... Read More
Cold & Flu Season 2017-18 - Each year, with the onset of the cold and flu season, it is important that parishes consistently communicate to the faithful the importance of good health practices at Mass rather than react to the news media.  The Office of Worship offers many Cold & Flu resources (in English & Spanish) that parishes can use in their bulletins, as pulpit announcements, and placed in public... Read More