In this episode of his regular podcast about current events, Bishop Parkes talks about the many outreaches of the Annual Pastoral Appeal, confirmations, the NY legislation supporting full term abortion, the church in Cuba and the gift of the rosary. Click here to listen.
Click here to see photos of our pilgrims Courageously Living the Gospel in Panama for World Youth Day! Please keep them in your prayers!
The Diocese of St. Petersburg has created a new area of our website to highlight accountability measures in place for the protection of youth and vulnerable adults. Click here to visit it or go to http://www.dosp.org/accountability.
Bishop Parkes has announced that the mutually-shared vision for our diocese for the next three years is Courageously Living the Gospel. Click here to learn more.
The past two days over 900 of our 6th graders attended Focus 11 at St. Lawrence Parish in Tampa! They learned about vocations to priesthood and religious life. Let’s pray for our future priests, sisters, and brothers! @DOSPVocations #courageouslyliving @DioStPete
This evening we had a St. Andrew Dinner for young men to learn more about priesthood and ask questions. Please pray for all who are discerning a call to priesthood and religious life. #courageouslyliving @DioStPete @DOSPVocations
In response to recent abortion legislation in New York that includes provisions for late-term abortions, Bishop Gregory Parkes has written a letter to the faithful urging prayers and action. Mary, mother of all life, pray for us! https://t.co/pIq0yKDQe5